Events & Programs

Book Your Field Trip to Pacific Science Center

To schedule your field trip, fill out a Registration Form 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. Payment is due one week before your visit. For out-of-state school admission rates, call (206) 443-3611.

Pricing

Plan a custom field trip using the pricing table or choose a Field Trip Package from the drop menu below to have a topic oriented trip.

Field Trip Packages Price Per Student
Exhibits Only$8
Package 1Exhibits plus choice of one experience$10
Package 2Exhibits plus choice of two experiences$12
Package 3Exhibits plus choice of three experiences$14

One complimentary adult general admission is covered for every five 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.

Choose from the following experiences:

Exhibits are included in all field trip packages. Click here for a full list of exhibits.

Field Trip Packages

Zoology ($10 per student) – available through June 2018

  • Amazon Adventure 3D (available November-June) in IMAX
  • Naked Mole Rat exhibit
  • Animal exhibits 

Astronomy ($10 per student) – available through June 2018

  • Planetarium show
  • Science On a Sphere show
  • Space Spot exhibits

Biology/Health & Wellness ($10 per student) – available through June 2018

  • Inquiry Lab: The Human Body (grades 6-12 only, 52 student capacity)
  • Professor Wellbody’s Academy of Health & Wellness exhibit
  • Body Works exhibits
  • Portal to Current Research exhibits

Insects ($12 per student) – available through June 2018

  • Amazon Adventure 3D or Flight of the Butterflies in IMAX
  • Inquiry Lab: Insects (grade K-8 only, 26 student capacity)
  • Insect Village exhibits
  • Tropical Butterfly House 

Engineering ($10 per student) – Only available in January 2018

  • Tinker Lab: Inventors or Engineers (52 student capacity)
  • Planetarium show: Let’s Explore Light 

Climate ($10 per student) – available through June 2018

Note: The prices above apply only to students. Adult chaperone prices vary.

Not sure which Field Trip Package to choose? Our sales team can help you create a field trip package that best fits your class size, schedule and curriculum.

Education Resources

Exhibits:

IMAX:

Amazon Adventure 3D Educator Guide

Born to be Wild 3D Educator Guide

Dream Big Educator Guide

Flight of the Butterflies 3D Educator Guide and Classroom Activities

The Search for Life in Space 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

Exploration Labs

Next Generation Science Standards in Exploration Labs

 

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