Events & Programs

Book Your Field Trip to Pacific Science Center

A field trip to Pacific Science Center is a time-honored tradition for students of all ages across Washington state. Our hands-on exhibits, shows, and innovative programs ignite students’ curiosity for science in a day of exploration meant to enhance your curriculum and spark lifelong interest in science, math, engineering and technology.

Schedule Your Field Trip

To schedule your field trip, complete the registration request form available at the link at the bottom of this page, or call (206) 443-2925 Monday-Friday from 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. at least two weeks prior to your desired visit date. We will contact you within two business days to set up your field trip.

New Fall/Winter Hours

Starting September 3, 2019 PacSci will be closed on Mondays and Tuesdays except for holidays and weeks during Seattle Public School breaks. We will no longer be booking field trips on those days, as well. Mercer Slough Environmental Education Center will remain open on Mondays and Tuesdays and will continue to be available for school group visits. If you have any questions, please contact us at (206) 443-2925 or edprograms@pacsci.org.

Pricing

Field Trip Packages Price Per Student
Exhibits Only$9
Package 1Exhibits plus choice of one experience$11
Package 2Exhibits plus choice of two experiences$13
Package 3Exhibits plus choice of three experiences$15

One complimentary adult general admission is covered for every 10 paid students. Complimentary adult admission excludes IMAX documentary. These adults will be charged a $4 IMAX documentary admission. Additional adults outside of ratio will be charged the student admission rate. Pacific Science Center Memberships cannot be applied to field trips. Payment is due one week before you visit.

Financial Assistance

Pacific Science Center is dedicated to offering access to quality STEM education for all. Subsidy discounts may be awarded based on Free and Reduced Lunch Program percentages for those who qualify. To learn if your school qualifies for financial assistance for your field trip, complete the registration request form at the link below or call (206) 443-2925.

Resources

Education Resources

Exhibits:

IMAX:

Superpower Dogs Learning Tools
Hidden Pacific Educator Guide

Planetarium:

Astro Adventures is an educator’s guide for astronomy activities created to answer the high demand for a space science unit for elementary teachers. Elementary and Middle School lesson guides are available for educator use through our printable curriculum order form. Sample Activities:

Starmaps:

Autism Resources:

To help teachers with children who are affected by Autism Spectrum Disorder, Pacific Science Center, along with the University of Washington’s Department of Rehabilitation Therapy, has created downloadable and printable resources geared to prepare you for your visit to Pacific Science Center. Learn More

Plan Your Field Trip

Submit our registration request form using the link below to plan your field trip. We will contact you to confirm your visit.

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