Middle School Premier Election Series & Inauguration

Amazing program options to experience the election and inauguration of the President of the United States!

National Archives building in Washington, DC Shadow

Why just study history, when you can make it? 

Close Up’s Premier Election Series provides students the chance to witness history as it unfolds, and the opportunity to delve into the most important issues facing our nation.  These two exciting programs are offered only once every four years – so don’t miss out!

Like our Washington, DC Programour Election Series brings students face-to-face with the people and institutions that impact our democracy. They will also learn about our election process first-hand! As only Close Up can do, we draw upon our educational partnerships and nearly 50 years of experience to provide hands-on, interactive opportunities for students. These once-in-a-lifetime programs, include: 



Washington, DC

Watch history come to life with this ultimate, hands-on DC experience!

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Washington, DC & New York City

Explore the inspiring landmarks, monuments, and memorials in these two iconic cities!

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Create Your Own Program

Enjoy a one-of-a-kind experience in DC and other historic sites on the East Coast with this fully-customizable program.

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Premier Election Series & Inauguration

Experience the excitement of the next Presidential Election and Inauguration first-hand in Washington, DC!

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Washington, DC & Philadelphia

Journey through American history by exploring these significant U.S. cities.

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Washington, DC & Williamsburg

Discuss the evolution of American democracy with visits to two of our nation’s most historic cities.

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Washington, DC & Gettysburg

Experience American history up close with visits to the nation’s capital and this Civil War battlefield.

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Founding of a Nation Program

Explore American history in-depth with this journey through the East Coast’s most notable cities.

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New Americans Program

Discover our nation’s diverse heritage on this DC program geared to immigrant and migrant students.

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