Reserve Your Field Trip Today!

Explore More Discovery Museum is a great place for your students to explore a variety of subjects. Interactive experiences ensure that students internalize concepts while having fun! Check out the options! We can host a maximum of 65 students per trip. See class sizes for new Maker City trips below.


Focused Field trips | $6.50 per child
Are for students in grades K-4 and are scheduled in 2 hour blocks. Students spend approximately half the time exploring the museum on their own and the other half in a guided, SOL-based classroom lesson. $70 minimum.

Free Explore | $5.50 per child
Trips are for preschool groups or other school groups that desire to have a self-guided experience. Free Explore trips are scheduled in 1.5 hour blocks.

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NEW! Maker City Field Trips for Grades 4 & 5

Schedule your Maker City trip today! Students will invent, construct, problem-solve and collaborate withle mastering important skills. Each workshop will offer instructional time in our fully-equipped makerspace where participants will experiment with a wide variety of maker tools and materials. Groups will spend additional time exploring museum exhibits.

$7.00 per child (includes $1.50 materials fee)
Perfect for small groups - 3- participant maximum
Spend half of your time exploring in the Museum and half your time in Maker City creating, problem-solving, investigating and more. Open Make format. We have the equipment and supplies, and students furnish the creativity. $70 minimum

Focused MAKER
$8.50 per child (includes $2 material fee)
Open to groups no larger than 50, split into two activity sessions. Students in grades 4 & 5 will be scheduled in 2- hour blocks and will complete SOL-based experiences while also exploring the museum. $75 minimum
Grade 4: Kinetics & Cars or Paper Circuits
Grade 5: Kaleidoscopes

*Please note: Explore More Discovery Museum does not accept memberships, admission tickets or discounts during our field trips.

We love coming here. It is safe, fun, and educational! The teachers, parents, and students love it!
— Kindergarten Teacher - Smithland Elementary




FOR any questions about our field trips: or 540-442-8900

Explore More Discovery Museum is a CVC charity through the state of Virginia. Use our CVC code #08490 to designate your tax-deductible gift to Explore More.