Educator Trips– Schools, Homeschool Co-op, Scouts, Boys and Girls Club and more
We are proud to offer our best discount to schools of all types. We provide a fun, educational and hands-on experience suitable for children of all ages.
Open Tuesday – Sunday
10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Closed: Mondays (except Memorial Day, Labor Day, and the Fourth of July), Easter, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and New Year’s Day.
Beginning January 2020, we will shift our hours of operation:
• January and February and August through December, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m., closed Tuesday and Wednesday
• March through July, open seven days a week, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Closed days 2020: New Year’s Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and Easter
Field trip prices:
Student General Admission: $8 per student
One adult will be admitted free for every 10 students
Any additional adults booking with group: $10.95
Chaperones paying at the door without booking with group: $14.95
Principals, administrators, school nurses, and bus drivers: Free
Bus drivers: Stop by our Cafe and have a cup of coffee on us!
Programs (a focused session of instruction and activities led by park staff)
Free pre-scheduled programs
Premium programs: $2 per student (Please call and ask for premium programs.)
Served on a first come first serve basis.
Special attraction and temporary exhibit ticket prices:
Earthquake Simulator: $4.95 per person
The Tower: $4.95 per person
$4.95 per person
Memberships cannot be used for admission on field trips.
Everyone, students and adults, going to a special attraction or temporary exhibit must have a ticket. All students must be accompanied with at least one adult.
To get the discounted field trip rates, you must:
- Sign and return a field trip contract
- Enter Discovery Center as one group
- Have 10 or more paying students
Field trip lunches
Lunch options are available, and schools visiting on a field trip can bring sack lunches from their school cafeteria.
Student and Adult Lunch: $6 per person
Payments and billing
- No deposit needed.
- Single payment required upon arrival.