Omaha Children's Museum

Field Trips

Whether you're bringing a small group or class to the museum, we offer a number of options for field trips.

For our complete list of Education and Outreach Programs, click here to view our Educator's Program Guide! Or, click here to view our Outreach Programs.

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

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 and lower elementary grades. Simply play and explore the museum with your group. Learn more

Cost

$7/Student

Note: A School-Wide Title 1 Discount of $3 off per student is available.

Group Size

12+ 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.

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

**Ask for information about extending play time.

Investigate and Play Field Trips

This facilitated field trip includes exploration in the museum’s permanent and special exhibits as well as hands-on guided workshops. Choose from one of the Investigate and Play workshops.

Cost

$10 per student

Workshop

12 - 32 students*

Grades

1st - 3rd

Time

2 hours (Play in the museum + 45 minute workshop)**

Availability

Monday - Friday during the school year

 

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

**If your organization is bringing 3 or more groups, additional time will be required.

Outreach Programs

Outreach programs bring the museum to you. Small group outreach programs are presentations that include hands-on components. Large group presentations are engaging outreach programs designed for larger audiences. 

Small Group

Large Group Presentations

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Location

500 South 20th Street 
Omaha, NE 68102

20th and St. Mary's Ave.

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Hours

Wednesdays through Sundays: 9 am to 11:30 am and 12:30 pm to 3 pm

Closed Mondays and Tuesdays, as well as holidays.

  • Sunday: 9am to 11:30am & 12:30pm to 3pm

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402-342-6164 | info@ocm.org

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