Omaha Children's Museum

Exploration Field Trips

Students can explore the museum and any special exhibit with classmates and chaperones. This field trip is great for early childhood groups, preschool, kindergarten or lower elementary grades. Play and enjoy the museum with your group.

Cost

$7/student 

Group Size

12 or more students*

Grades

Preschool - 3rd Grade

Time

2 hours** 

Availability

Available during regular museum hours, and select Mondays during the school year. Click here for current hours, or call for availability. Field trips must be booked in advance. Not available during Member hours.

New in 2019: Field Trip Mondays are Nov. 18 and Feb. 24 (sorry, April 6 is full!). Field Trip Mondays are when the museum is closed to the public but open for field trips, making it possible to arrive earlier, park easier and bring more students. Call 402-930-2340 for availability.

Chaperones

One chaperone must attend with every 6 students. For preschool-age children, one chaperone must attend for every 4 students. All chaperones will attend free of charge.

 

*If actual attendance is less than the minimum, your group will be charged for 12 paid admissions.

**Ask for information about extending play time.

Permanent Exhibits

Charlie Campbell Science & Technology Center

S.T.E.A.M. Cave

Art Smart Center

Imagination Playground (early childhood area)

Zooland

Tinker Lab

Fantastic Future Me

Walker Tire & Auto Service Center

Sandy's Splish Splash Garden

Bay Family Carousel and Susie's Station

Streck Science Showplace

Special Exhibit Schedule

Enchanted Kingdom
May 25 - September 1, 2019

Diggin' Dinos
October 12, 2019 - April 12, 2020

Bugs
May 23 - September 6, 2020

 

For questions or to book, email groups@ocm.org or call (402) 342-6164 x. 410.

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Location

500 South 20th Street 
Omaha, NE 68102

20th and St. Mary's Ave.

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Hours

  • Member Hours: Tuesday-Friday, 9am to 10am

(New Year's Day; Memorial Day; Independence Day; Labor Day; Thanksgiving Day; Christmas Eve; and Christmas Day).

Admission

Contact Us

402-342-6164 | info@ocm.org

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