Five of the movies shown in the Omni Theater have been nominated for Academy Awards: The Living Sea, Dolphins, Cosmic Voyage, Alaska: Spirit of the Wild, and Special Effects: Anything Can Happen.
Welcome to the 2015-2016 School Year at the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History. We have an action packed year in store for you and your students. You won’t want to miss out!
Download the 2015-2016 School Program Planner - PDF
We are committed to bringing powerful first-hand experiences that will challenge your students and enhance and support your curriculum.
There is something for everyone at the Museum, from our exhibitions to Innovation Studios and Gallery, The Fort Worth Children’s Museum Gallery, Noble Planetarium and the Omni Theater. The Cattle Raisers Museum and the National Cowgirl Museum and Hall of Fame join us in providing a safe, accessible and flexible experience for you and your students.
Pricing for 2015-2016 field trips
There’s two easy ways to request your field trip:
By phone at 817-255-9440, Monday-Friday 8:30-4:30 pm
Or online, 24/7 here!
What we need to know when you call us:
Lead teacher’s name and contact information
School name, complete address and phone number
Number of students, grade level, any special needs
OMNI Field Trips: date preference, time preference (10:30, 11:30, 12:30) and film preference
Exhibit Field Trips: date preference
Planetarium Field Trips: date preference, show preference, time preference (10:00, 11:00, 12:00, 1:00)
What you need to know:
Required adult chaperones (1 chaperone for each 6 students for Pre-K and K; 1 chaperone for each 10 students for grades 1-12) are admitted free.
All students must be accompanied by an adult at all times.
Total number of adult chaperones is needed at the time of the initial reservation to receive group ticket prices. Adult chaperones paying on their own on the day of the field trip will not receive field trip rates. Regular ticket prices can be found here.
In order to receive group pricing for your group of 15 or more, your reservation must be made at least two weeks in advance.
Just some reminders:
All exhibition and film dates and times are subject to change.
Membership benefits and coupons may not be used for school visits.
Don’t Forget to SHOP TOO!
Take home a memento of your Museum experience with a visit to Shop Too!, the Museum’s new store. You’ll find science kits, fossils, toys, DVDs and much more! There’s something for everyone!