Make the whole museum your classroom. Our field trips engage students of all ages with tons of interactive and entertaining exhibits and shows.

Fall Options

National Parks Adventure
Grades
K-12

National Parks Adventure

Omnitheater Film
Life Science, Earth & Space Science, Physical Science, History, Geography
A Beautiful Planet
Grades
3-12

A Beautiful Planet

Omnitheater Film
Earth & Space Science
Flight of the Butterflies
Grades
K-12

Flight of the Butterflies

Omnitheater Film
Nature of Science & Engineering, Life Science
Mindbender Mansion
Grades
4-12

Mindbender Mansion

Special Exhibition
Number & Operation, Geometry & Measurement
RACE: Are We So Different?
Grades
6-12

RACE: Are We So Different?

Gallery
Life Science, History

Winter/Spring Options

A Beautiful Planet
Grades
3-12

A Beautiful Planet

Omnitheater Film
Earth & Space Science
Big Weather Experience
Grades
3-8

Big Weather Experience

Field Trip
Nature of Science & Engineering, Earth & Space Science
Sportsology
Grades
K-12

Sportsology

Gallery
Mythic Creatures
Grades
K-12

Mythic Creatures

Special Exhibition
RACE: Are We So Different?
Grades
6-12

RACE: Are We So Different?

Gallery
Life Science, History

“This was a great opportunity for students to experience science concepts in a way that we could never provide in the classroom.”

-Kay Dicke, Jeffers Pond Elementary

Field Trip Videos

Field Trips: Love (to learn) at the Science Museum

There’s so much to love at the museum.

Field Trips: Get Prepared

Learn how we make your field trip simple.

Field Trips: Journey to Science

What to expect on your field trip to the museum.

The Big Weather Experience - Field Trip Package

Weather is not only what every Minnesotan talks about—it’s a core learning standard.
Kelly is here to help

As our school liaison, Kelly Meyer is dedicated to helping teachers and schools enjoy better access to the museum. A native of Mound, Minnesota, and a former science teacher who taught in the Minneapolis and Chandler, AZ Public Schools, Kelly is passionate about science learning and is available to talk with you and assist you in your planning.

Kelly Meyer

Questions about our education programs and planning? Contact Kelly at kmeyer@smm.org or (651) 265-5975.

For questions about Field Trip costs, availability, and to make reservations, please call our Reservation Specialists at (651) 221-9444.