Maya Adventure


Grades 3–5 and 6–8


Monday – Friday, through May 31, 2013
10 a.m.-1 p.m. - 6 sessions available
10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. - 3 sessions available
11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. - 3 sessions 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


$8/student (includes Museum admission), 1 free adult/10 students, $8/additional adult


Group size per session: Minimum 10 students, 1 adult required; maximum 32 students, 4 adults


Immerse yourself in the ideas of the Maya people as you explore their stories, writing, art, and artifacts in an all-new Exploration Studio experience. Plus, your students will have time to tour the temporary exhibition Maya: Hidden Worlds Revealed, with support materials developed to complement the exhibition.

Spanish-speaking educators may be available upon request.

For more background information on the Maya, view our recorded webinar.


FILL OUT THE FIELD TRIP REQUEST FORM ONLINE TODAY or call 303.370.6000, daily, 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 21 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.


  • Q

    Are there resources to help me prepare myself and my group? 

  • A

    Yes! Click here for information to help you prepare for your day.

  • Q

    Are Field Trip Adventure time slots fixed or flexible?

  • A

    Field Trip Adventure time slots and start times are fixed.

  • Q

    Do Museum staff lead the Field Trip Adventures?

  • A

    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.


SS09-GR3-S.1-GLE.2: People in the past influence the development and interaction of different communities or regions
SS09-GR.6-S.1-GLE.1: Analyze and interpret historical sources to ask and research historical questions
SS09-GR.6-S.1-GLE.2: The historical eras, individuals, groups, ideas and themes in regions of the Western Hemisphere and their relationships with one another
SS09-GR.6-S.2-GLE.2: Human and physical systems vary and interact
SS09-GR.6-S.4-GLE.2: Analyze origins, structure, and functions of governments and their impacts on societies and citizens
SS09-GR.7-S.2-GLE.2: Regions have different issues and perspectives
SS09-GR.8-S.2-GLE.1: Use geographic tools to analyze patterns in human and physical systems
SS09-GR.8-S.2-GLE.2: Conflict and cooperation occur over space and resources

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