All Field Trips Include the Following:

  • “Alligator Antics!” – Get an up-close look at a live specimen and learn about our Official State Reptile to see just what they hide behind that toothy grin. (Recommended for Grades 1-5)
  • “Dinosaur Discovery!” – Discover the science of paleontology as you examine some fabulous fossil finds to unearth secrets of the past and create your own fossil! (Recommended for Grades 1-3)
  • “Engineering Adventures!” – Experiment with simple machines, including levers and pulleys.  Learn about the Engineering Design Process before trying your hand at designing and engineering your own creations! (Recommended for Grades 4-8)
  • “Exciting Electrons!” – Explore atomic structure, magnetism, and electricity and even build a real, working electromagnet. (Recommended for Grades 3-6)
  • “Magical Matter!” – Learn about the different states of matter and create your own crazy colloid to take home. (Recommended for Grades K-5)
  • “Something’s Fishy!” – Create fish prints in the Japanese art of “Gyotaku” while learning basic fish anatomy. (Upgrade to T-shirts for an additional $3 per student!) (Recommended for Grades 1-4)
  • “Wild Weather!” – Learn the science behind our wild, wacky, weather & create weather measurement tools. (Recommended for Grades 1-4)

Outreach Program Selection:

Once submitted, your request will be sent to the Education Department for processing.  You will be contacted within three business days to confirm your reservation.  If you do not hear back within that time, please contact