Group Visits / Field Trips

Embark on an adventure encouraging investigation and inquiry.

Start planning your self-guided Museum adventure today. Please note that we do not provide guided tours.

Group Visit Information

September 8, 2022 – June 16, 2023 — Group reservations are available on Thursdays and Fridays. We are open from 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. We are closed Mondays and Tuesdays.

June 22 – September 1, 2023 — Group reservations are available on Thursdays and Fridays. We offer 2 sessions per day: 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. and 1:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. The Museum closes between sessions. Your admission is valid for one session only.

Group reservations are not available on the following dates:

  • September 28 – 30, 2022
  • November 23 – 25, 2022
  • December 23, 2022 – January 6, 2023
  • February 20 – February 24, 2023
  • April 10 – April 14, 2023

Requirements

  • Reservations are required – a minimum of four (4) weeks advance notice is required to qualify for our Group Admission Rate.
  • Minimum group size: 10 children + adult chaperones
  • Maximum group size: 150 (includes children + adult chaperones)
  • Must be affiliated with a school (public, charter, state, private or home), preschool, school district, County Office of Education, child-care facility, camp program, or a non-profit children’s organization.
  • Face masks are currently required for all visitors 2 years and older while inside the Museum regardless of vaccination status. As your field trip date approaches, please check our web-site for changes to our face mask requirements or email reservations@cdm.org.
  • Pricing

    • Group admission rate September 8, 2022-June 16, 2023: $10.00 per person (child or adult)
    • Group admission rate June 22 – September 1, 2023: $14.00 per person (child or adult)
    • Free Adult Chaperone Program: Receive one (1) Group Adult-Chaperone ticket for every five (5) paid children’s admissions.

    Prices are subject to change without advance notification.

    Entry into The Wonder Cabinet is not included in your group’s field trip.