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Field Trip Prices and Policies

Booking a field trip to Fernbank Museum is easy! You can make reservations online or contact us at 404.929.6320 or

Deposit Policy

A 50% deposit is required two weeks prior to the day of your field trip. Your deposit is fully refundable if the trip is canceled at least one week in advance. Trips canceled less than one week from the reservation date are subject to forfeiture of deposit. Your deposit will be applied to your total balance, and the remaining balance will be due upon your arrival.

Important: Please review Fernbank Museum’s Field Trip Policies before your arrival.

Field Trip Prices

Itineraries and Prices per Student
Itinerary Cost*  Estimated Time**
Museum $7 2 hours
Giant Screen Movie $7 50 minutes
Museum & Giant Screen Movie $11 2 hours, 50 minutes
Giant Screen Movie Double Feature $11 1 hour, 40 minutes
Museum & School Program $9 2 hours, 20 minutes - 3 hours
Giant Screen Movie & School Program $9 1 hour, 50 minutes - 2 hours, 30 minutes
Museum, Giant Screen Movie & School Program  $13 3 hours, 20 minutes - 4 hours
Museum & Giant Screen Movie Double Feature $16 3 hours, 10 minutes

Note: Effective July 1, 2018, student field trip prices will be $8 for Museum, $7 for Giant Screen Movie, $12 for Museum & Giant Screen Movie, $11 for Giant Screen Movie Double Feature, $12 for Museum & School Program, $11 for Giant Screen Film & School Program, $16 for Museum, Giant Screen Movie & School Program and $17 for Museum & Giant Screen Movie Double Feature.

*Prices do not include tax.

**Please Note: Estimated times do not include breaks between activities, lunch, store visits or travel time to/from the Museum. Add an additional 1 hour, 30 minutes if you wish to tour Fernbank Forest. Program lengths vary by grade level. If your trip will include a lunch break, we suggest you allow an additional 45 minutes.

Chaperone Field Trip Prices

Adult chaperones are given complimentary admission on a ratio of 1 adult to 10 students. Additional adults that are included in the field trip reservation are admitted at the discounted rates of: Museum $16; Giant Screen Movie $11; Museum & Giant Screen Movie $24; Museum & School Program $18; Giant Screen Movie & School Program $13; Museum, Giant Screen Movie & School Program $26. Effective July 1, 2018, chaperone prices will be Museum $16; Giant Screen Film $11; Museum & Giant Screen Film $24; Museum & School Program $20; Giant Screen Film & School Program $15; Museum, Giant Screen Film & School Program $28. All persons not included in the reservation must purchase tickets at individual admission rates on a space-available basis. School Programs are not available for same-day purchase. Bus drivers receive complimentary Museum admission; Giant Screen Movie and School Program admission must be purchased separately. Please include the number of bus drivers in your reservation and final head count at check-in. If your group has less than 10 students, adults must pay individual admission rates.


Fernbank Museum is honored to receive funding from generous corporations, foundations and individuals to help subsidize admissions for underserved students through the Museum Access Scholarship Program.

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Field Trip Policies

For a safe and enjoyable visit, please follow the following policies during your visit to Fernbank Museum of Natural History. We reserve the right to ask any disorderly guest to leave the campus. Under those circumstances, refunds will not be given.

Deposits, Cancellations, and Refunds

Late Arrivals




Exhibit Access

Outdoor Guidelines



Smoking Policy

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