Field Trips To CCM

Field Trip Waterways KidsChicago Children’s Museum offers two-hour field trips to a variety of community-based organizations and educational institutions, such as public and private schools, daycares, preschools, day camps, community facilities, charitable organizations, and church/religious groups.

Every exhibit at Chicago Children’s Museum supports the development of the whole child. To find out more about how our exhibits connect to state and national learning standards, download the Educator’s Guide to Exhibits.

At a flat rate of $225, groups of 18- 50 people can explore the entire museum! Field trips are perfect for school groups, parent-child groups, scouts, teacher groups or caregiver groups.

Does your Chicago-based school or organization serve low-income children and/or families? If so, you may be eligible for a discounted field trip or a free field trip


Groups are welcomed between 10 am - 3 pm, daily.

Cost: $225 per group of 18 - 50 people; additional people must pay $14 per person


One adult chaperone is required for every five children entering the museum. Bringing more chaperones is strongly encouraged! Chaperones must be at least 16 years old.

Field Trips include:

  • Group orientation
  • Two hours to explore the museum, including access to special programs during your visit
  • Planning Materials and Chaperone Guides

Register today!