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Photo from a Museum To Go class

Photo from a Museum To Go class

Museum-to-Go Classes

Propel learning at your location

Enjoy the benefits of hands-on learning by bringing the Museum experience to your site. The Museum’s interactive, multi-sensory classes ignite imaginations and make learning fun! A Museum educator will visit your site to facilitate a 50-minute session in any one of our curriculum-supporting Museum-to-Go Class topics.

About Museum-to-Go Classes:

Class size: Maximum 28 students per session, Ratio 1 adult per 7 students

Cost: $160 for one session, $280 for two sessions, $360 for three sessions, $100 for each additional session; plus round-trip mileage.

Available: Monday - Friday; Available within a 50-mile radius of Minnesota Children's Museum.

Reserve: Request dates online or call 651-225-6000 to reserve your class today!

# of children in your class 1-28 29-57 58-86 86+
# of sessions required 1 session 2 sessions 3 sessions 4+ sessions

Click to request a class today!

Museum-to-Go Class Topics

Health
Hands-On-Health

PreK – 1 and 2 – 4
Exercise mind and body through brain-boosting activities to help build knowledge of a healthy lifestyle focusing on movement, balanced diet and dental health. State Standards: Health, Physical Education, Language Arts

Science
Dino Dig

PreK – 1 and 2 – 4
Uncover the mystery behind dinosaurs by examining fossil replicas and asking questions to gain a sense of the life and habitats of dinosaurs before extinction. State Standards: Science, Language Arts

Amazing Antics

PreK – 2
Engage busy brains and inspire collaboration while pretending to be an ant and helping to complete the work of the different ants in the colony. State Standards: Science, Language Arts

Rock On!

1 – 3
Crank up critical thinking skills such as observing, predicting and analyzing to explore how rocks are formed and how they can be identified. State Standards: Math, Science, Language Arts

Have a Ball!

K – 1 and 2 – 4   New STEM class available November 1!
Energize young minds with STEM practices that use critical thinking skills such as observing, predicting and problem solving to maneuver balls through a series of challenges. This class requires additional floor space varying by class size. Five 10x10 sq. ft. areas are recommended. State Standards: Math, Science, Language Arts

Social Studies
Community Faces and Places

K – 4
Work together to plan, engineer and build a healthy and thriving community that meets the needs of its “citizens.” This class requires table/desk space that is 6'x12'. State Standards: Social Studies, Language Arts

Growing Up Global

PreK – 1
Strengthen communication skills and take a peek into the lives of children from around the globe to experience the sights and sounds of different customs worldwide. State Standards: Social Studies, Language Arts

FAQ

Are additional adults needed for the Museum-to-Go Classes?
We require at least two school staff and/or parent volunteers besides the teacher to aid in the implementation process. Additional chaperones are welcome and a ratio of one adult for every seven children is recommended.

How far in advance should I schedule the class?
We recommend scheduling at least 30 days in advance to ensure your preferred dates are available.

How do I schedule a Museum-to-Go Class?
Schedule your class by submitting a request online or by calling 651-225-6000. A Membership and Sales Assistant will contact you to confirm availability.

What is your payment policy?
You will receive an invoice with a due date for payment via email. Please call 651-225-6000 to pay by credit card or send a copy of your invoice and a business check to the Museum prior to the due date.

What if I need to reschedule or cancel?
Please call 651-225-6000 as soon as possible to reschedule or cancel. Refunds are given to customers that cancel 14 days prior to the site visit.

If you have any other questions, please feel free to contact Group Reservations online.

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