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STEM Labs for K-8th Graders

A range of theme-based, hands-on lab sessions that inspire focused learning. 45 Minutes per Lab session, each session can accommodate 30 students. $55 per session

Junior STEAM Labs for PreK/K Groups

A selection of theme-based, hands-on lab sessions that inspire focused learning in young learners. 30 Minutes per Lab session, each session can accommodate 20 students. $50 per session

Group Planetarium Shows

Explore the night sky in our Planetarium with shows geared for students in grades PreK-8th. Shows are 30 minutes long and can accommodate 30 students per show. $30 per show 

Lunchroom Rentals

Lunchroom rentals are required for groups planning to eat lunch at the museum. Groups should bring sack lunches as there is no food service onsite. Lunch sessions are 30 minutes long and can accommodate 60 people at a time. $10 per session. 

Tips for Group Visits


Reserve Your Date Early:

Our calendar fills quickly. For best date selection, we recommend booking 2-12 months in advance.

Arrive On Time:

Plan to arrive a few minutes before the Start Time listed on your reservation. Groups will be ready to board their buses at the End Time listed on your reservation.

Prepare Your Students:

Help your students know what to expect when they arrive at the museum.

Plan for Lunch:

The museum does not have food service on site. If your group plans to have lunch at the museum, you will need to bring sack lunches and reserve a lunchroom as part of your visit.

Review our Group Visit FAQs & Policies: 

These cover important information about Drop Off /Pick Up, Bus Parking, Group Behavior Expectations, Chaperone Information as well as Field Trip and Lunch Schedules. 

To begin the reservation process, complete the Group Visit Request Form.  For additional questions, contact us via email or phone 815-963-6769.