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Discounts & Bus Subsidies

FINANCIAL HELP FOR FIELD TRIPS

Reduced Price Program

Schools with 50% or more of their students approved for free and reduced-price meals (as cited by the Minnesota Department of Education) are eligible for the museum's Reduced Price Program.

Admission Prices School
Groups
Reduced Price Eligibility
Omnitheater + Museum Admission $12.00 $5.00
Museum Admission $6.00 $3.00

Ultimate Dinosaurs
Admission Prices School
Groups
Reduced Price Eligibility*
Ultimate Dinosaurs +
Museum Admission +
Omnitheater film
Student
Teacher, Chaperone



$16.00
$4.00



$9.00
$4.00
Ultimate Dinosaurs +
Museum Admission

Student
Teacher, Chaperone


$10.00
$4.00


$7.00
$4.00

Science Museum Bus Subsidy Program

busAn anonymous donor, committed to the value of a Science Museum field trip, has arranged for two kinds of bus subsidies to help cover transportation expenses to the museum.

Bus Subsidy Funding
The Science Museum of Minnesota transportation subsidy program has concluded for this academic year. Please revisit our web site late summer for information on the 2014-2015 criteria and application.

Discounted Bus Travel to the Museum

First Student TransportationWe've partnered with First Student Transportation to offer specially discounted rates for Field trips to the museum. Rates are $135 per bus for a 3-hour round trip (from pickup at your school to drop off back at the school), or $185 for a 4-hour trip (additional hours are available at $50/hour). Twin Cities metro area only.

To get this special price, or for more information, contact First Student at First Student at (651) 777-2319, and give them your Science Museum reservation number.