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Field Trips

Science and the natural world come to life at Fernbank Museum as your students explore educational permanent and special exhibitions, experience films in the Giant Screen Theater, and engage in curriculum-based programs.

Plan your field trip today

Step 1: Exhibits

Review Fernbank's permanent exhibits, special exhibits and outdoor experiences including WildWoods and Fernbank Forest. Refer to the Field Trip Highlights by Grade Level to help determine which exhibits are most suitable for your students and to correlate your field trip to Georgia Standards of Excellence. Free downloadable resources scavenger hunts, exhibit guides and more are available.

Step 2: Available Add-ons

Enhance your trip by adding a giant screen movie and a school program. Topics and themes very, allowing you to choose the experiences which will be most beneficial to your students.

Step 3: Policies and Prices

Special field trip pricing is available for Pre-K-12th grade schools (public and private), daycares and homeschool groups (with a homeschool letter of intent). Advance reservations are required. Please review our Field Trip Policies and share this information with chaperones. Important: All students, educators, and chaperones are expected to follow the Museum's field trip policies for the duration of their visit.

Step 4: Logistics

Determine the number of students and chaperones that will attend. If your trip will span lunch time, you may want to plan on pre-ordering lunch from the Fernbank Café or packing lunches. For questions on mobility and accommodations, please contact

Step 5: Reservations

You can make reservations online or contact us at 404.929.6320 or

Step 6: Keep in Touch

Receive announcements on new field trip opportunities, special offers for educators delivered directly to your inbox—sign up for Fernbank e-news. Additional educator resources are available.

Need help or have questions? Contact us at 404.929.6320 or

Fernbank Museum is grateful for its Education Partners.