Explore, at your own pace, Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary's interactive exhibits and hiking trails.

Trail maps and scavenger hunts are available at the reception desk to enhance your visit.

Groups of 20 or more must make a reservation, even for a self-guided field trips. If you have 20 or more in your group, you can pre-pay for your visit and take advantage of our group discount of one free adult admission for every 10 paid general admissions.

Self-Guided Field Trip Reservation Request Form - for 20 or more students

Summer Self-Guided Field Trip Reservation Request Form - for 19 or less students

Field Trip Guidelines

Field Trip Payment Procedures

  • Discounted Group Admission Fees (For self-guided only; must have 20 or more students): $5 per Student, $8 per Adult
  • Includes:  Admission to both indoor and outside museum exhibits & our nature trails
  • Grades: Pre-K - Adult
  • Maximum number of students: 200
  • Minimum number of students to receive group discount: 20
  • Program Length: Please allow 45 minutes per trail and 45 minutes for exhibits
  • Times: Tuesday - Saturday: 9 am – 5 pm; Sunday: 1 pm –5 pm
  • Available: year-round

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