Age 4 (PreK)–Grade 2
Monday–Friday, September - May9:30 a.m.–12:15 p.m. 2 sessions available10:30 a.m.–1:15 p.m. 1 session available 11:45 a.m.–2:30 p.m. 1 session available Please let us know if you have a preferred time slot at the time of your reservation.
3 hours including facilitated program, exhibit exploration, and lunch break.
FREE while scholarships last! Sponsored by Anadarko.
Group size per session: Minimum 10 students, 1 adult required; maximum 32 students, 4 adults required
Become a paleontologist in one of the state-of-the-art Exploration Studios, and uncover clues from the past in order to imagine what it was like when Colorado’s state fossil, Stegosaurus, roamed the land. Also, tour Prehistoric Journey using a guide that is designed to connect your class with the exhibition.Spanish-speaking educators may be available upon request.
Please call 303.370.6000, 7 days a week, 9 a.m.–5 p.m.
Payment in full is due 30 days before your program. If you book less than 30 days before the program, payment in full is due at the time of your reservation. Reservations are required at least 14 days in advance. The Museum will send an e-mail with a payment reminder 45 days before the program. Upon payment, a receipt will be e-mailed to you along with details for your program.
Are there resources to help me prepare myself and my group?
Yes! Click here for information to help you prepare for your day.
Are Field Trip Adventure time slots fixed or flexible?
Field Trip Adventure time slots and start times are fixed.
Do Museum staff lead the Field Trip Adventures?
Museum educators facilitate the Studio program with the adults in your group and provide exhibit exploration materials for chaperones to use with students. Also, Museum staff will welcome, orient, and support each Field Trip Adventure as needed.
Is there a justification sheet for this program I can submit to my administrator?
Yes, click here.
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