Don't qualify for a bus scholarship? Check out the Metro! The Transit Education Team is now offering the Student Field Trip Program, which provides access to 20 approved destinations - including the Natural History Museum!
School visits are self-guided explorations of the NHM with you and your students. Docents and Gallery Interpreters are available throughout the Museum to help answer questions and show you cool artifacts! To book a school visit:
In addition to General Admission, additional reservations are required for:
Guided Programs & Performances
Click below to fill out an online request form, please note primary communication about a visit is through e-mail, please use a valid, frequently checked e-mail address. Submit a separate request for each visit.
Expect two e-mails from the Museum:
E-mail 1 Confirms a request was received, and arrives within 24 hours of submitting a request. It will have a tracking number (letters and numbers) in case you need to follow up with us.
E-mail 2 Confirms the visit, and arrives 1-2 weeks after submitting a request. It lists your visit date, additional reservations and has an order number (only numbers). Read it over and print a copy to bring the day of your visit.
Contact us if:
See Before You Visit for resources to help prepare for the field trip!