Bring your students to the Museum for fun and learning that will connect students with the natural world and address science standards.

Spring Field Trips:

View the 2017 Spring Field Trip Brochure:

Outside Spring Field Trip Brochure 2017

Inside Spring Field Trip Brochure 2017









During activities based on the Next Generation Science Standards, students will…

  • Visit our NEW exhibit about partnerships in nature and the community.
  • Do age-appropriate activities that reinforce important concepts.
  • Play in the Curiosity Center.
  • Build a keystone arch using teamwork.
  • Experience the connections in a forest.
  • Learn about partnerships in nature.
  • Explore the meaning of community.
  • Discover why nothing can survive on its own.
  • Develop an understanding of symbiosis.
  • Play games to reinforce concepts.
  • Receive a take-home reminder of their day.
  • Visit the Museum for 1.5 to 2 hours.

To make your reservations: Please check the Field Trip Calendar for available dates and then fill out and submit the online form,

The cost is $3.00/student, with a $45 minimum.
No charge for teachers or chaperones.
Program length: 2 hours (unless the school chooses a shorter trip based on their scheduling needs).

Fall Field Trips:

A wide variety of outdoor and indoor activities on a wide variety of topics can be designed to suit your interest or needs.

Contact about the possibility of fall teamwork field trips at our Natural Play Area for 5th grade and older.


Winter Field Trips:IMG_2916

Experience the winter woods on snowshoes! The Museum has enough snowshoes to outfit about 50 students and adults. Nearby trails offer wonderful opportunities to learn about animal adaptations to winter, tracking, winter ecology, snow science, and so much more! The experience can be designed to suit your interest or needs. Indoor components and exhibit tours are also available.

For more information and to schedule your experience, contact:

Emily Stone, Naturalist/Education Director

Phone: 715.798.3890; Fax: 715.798.3828