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Field Trips

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Looking for an educational AND fun field trip for your class? The Terre Haute Children's Museum is the perfect destination to teach your students about science and technology in an exciting hands-on atmostphere. 

Offered Field Trips

  • Self-Exploration Trips: Visit the museum for two hours and enjoy exploring at your own pace. Split your group into smaller groups of five or less children and play with your favorite exhibits! Self-exploration trips are $5 per child.
  • Focused Field Trips: Do you want to add something extra to your trip? Check out what we have to offer for Focused Field Trips. With this option your class gets a lesson and activity before they explore the museum. Group size and time is limited. Due to high volumes of field trips and staffing constraints, Focused Field Trips are limited to the Fall Semester. Click HERE for more information. Focused Field Trips are $6 per child.

Lunch Options

  • Bring your own lunch and use one of our party rooms to eat. We charge $1 per person for room use and clean-up.
  • If you are interested in having lunch provided for your field trip, please contact Abby at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it  for more information.

Scholarships

Scholarships are available! Applications for the 2014-2015 school year must be submitted by February 2, 2015 to be considered. For more information contact Abby at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

Schedule a Field Trip

Please read our FAQ's and Policies and Guidelines for more information. We have made some changes, so please read through all information before you send your Request Form!

Ready to schedule? Here is our Request Form. All forms must be initialed and signed in order to be scheduled. Forms not initialed or signed will not be scheduled.

Questions? Contact Abby at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

New Policies: MUST READ!

  • The Terre Haute Children's Museum is enforcing a new policy about adults without children visiting the museum. Due to this new rule, ALL chaperones MUST be on a chaperone list and sent to the museum prior to your visit. Chaperones not on this list will be treated as "childless adults". They will be asked to allow us to hold their ID, sign-in and be charged a $7 admission fee.
  • Chaperone Policy: We still require a 5:1 child to adult ratio at the museum for all group visiting. All teachers, aides, and bus drivers are FREE. All non-school-employee chaperones will be charged a $3 admission fee. They will need to pay the teacher before the field trip. 
  • We now have two payment options for your group! 
    1. Pay for your students the day of your visit.
    2. The museum can invoice your school after your visit.
  • For more information on this policy, please read our Policies and Guidelines. For any aquestions, please contact Abby at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .
 

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