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Teacher Appreciation Month this May!

Thank you for all that you do! In celebration of Teacher Appreciation Month, receive two General Admission tickets to the Science Center to visit us this summer by booking a field trip for May. See more information below!

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 summer camps, community centers and out-of-state school admission rates, call (206) 443-3611 or visit Group Sales.


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. Payment is due one week before you visit.

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 self-guided and 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, 52 student capacity)
  • Insect Village exhibits*
  • Tropical Butterfly House* 

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

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

Climate ($8 per student) – available through June 2018

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

*These exhibits are self-guided. Science Interpretative Staff are present on the floor that students are encouraged to engage with.

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



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


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:


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

Teacher Appreciation Month Details

Thank you for being you! In celebration of Teacher Appreciation Month, receive two General Admission tickets* to the Science Center to visit us this summer by booking a field trip for May.

*To qualify, the field trip must take place between May 1 and 31. General Admission tickets valid June 15 through September 15 and include entry and tickets to an IMAX documentary. Documentary tickets are subject to availability. Teachers will receive the promotional code via email. Please contact us at for further information.