Museum Play Field Trip


The Museum building remains closed to help stop the spread of COVID-19. Museum Field Trips are NOT currently being booked.

El museo está cerrado hasta nuevo aviso para minimizar la propagación de COVID-19.

Spend the day learning through play! Our field trips allow your group of twelve or more to get creative and curious at the Museum for 2.5 hours. Visiting during snack time? Add a private lunch room to your reservation for a small fee. 

Group visits are available 9:30 am – 3 pm. Tuesday through Friday, subject to availability. We require at least ten days' advance notice to book a field trip. The standard trip rate is $5.50/person for all attendees, with an additional $25 fee for each lunch room booked. Depending on your group size, multiple lunch rooms may be needed.

To request your group visit at the Museum, please download, sign, and submit this form. Your completed request form can be emailed to or faxed to 503.223.6600.

After submitting your request, we will contact you to discuss trip options based on availability, and collect payment. Your trip booking is not completed until the Museum receives payment in full, prior to the trip date. Please contact us if you have any questions about the process.

Visiting from a Title 1 or Head Start school? Apply for the Community Partners discount.

Becoming a Community Partner School qualifies your school for a discounted group admission rate ($4/person for all attendees.)

Submit a Community Partners Application to apply for the discount. Field trips cannot be booked at the discount rate until your application has been approved, so apply early!