Plan Your Science Field Trip or Group Trip Today!
Nothing enhances your science lessons like hands-on experiences! Get your students out of the classroom and explore real world science phenomena with over 100 interactive exhibits in the 73,500 square-foot Museum and throughout the 21 wooded acres surrounding the facility.
Schools and non-profit organizations qualify for the group rate. Proof of non-profit status must be provided upon registering your group.
*A minimum two-week advanced registration required.
School Groups and Non-Profit Admission (15 persons or more)
Workshops & Science Shows
Mid-America Science Museum wants to further support teachers in hands-on educational activities offered at the museum and as Outreach and Distance Learning.
Reserve the Tinkering Studio for your group! (9:00am - 12:00pm)
Grades: K - 12
Your mission is to create a rocket out of paper and tape that can fly with the power of air!
Grades: 3 - 12
We put the “Art” in STEAM as students learn about electric circuits in creative ways.
Owl Pellet Dissection
Sponsored by: Gene Shelby Charitable Foundation
Explore the interconnections of species in an ecosystem by evaluating skeletal remains in owl pellet castings.
TINKER TOTS WORKSHOPS
Pre-K Through 1st Grade. (30 mins)
Pete the Cat tries to build a robot friend. Can you build one too?
A House for the Three Little Pigs
After we read the Three Little Pigs, students try to build their own house for a piggy.
Students get to explore the Tinkering Studio with just their classmates and the help of our Tinker facilitator.