In accordance with the L.A. City Municipal Code Ordinance, all eligible patrons (currently 12+) are required to show proof of full vaccination or a negative COVID-19 test performed within 72 hours. Visitors 18+ must also show a valid photo ID. View our COVID-19 Safety Guidelines for more information.  

NHM School Booking Form 2022

 

FIELD TRIPS AT THE NATURAL HISTORY MUSEUM


The Natural History Museum provides self-guided field trips to qualifying California Pre K-12 public or private school groups at no cost! Field trip reservations apply to groups of 10 or more students who attend an onsite, accredited academic institution at least three days a week.

 

We have updated our booking procedures for 2022. To begin your field trip reservation, you must check the boxes below and upload a signed copy of your school's LA County Department of Public Health Reopening Appendix (or equivalent safety plan for schools outside of Los Angeles County). After uploading your document and checking the boxes, you will be prompted to continue booking your field trip in our webstore.

 
For more information about field trip reservations or questions about your visit, call 213.763.3529 or email info@nhm.org.
 
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Based on the information you provided, it looks like your group does not qualify for a free school field trip to the Natural History Museum. Click here to schedule your visit through our Group Sales Department and get a 15% group discount on Museum admission.

 

Are you a Homeschool student or parent? Learn more about our free Homeschool Days at the Natural History Museum and the La Brea Tar Pits!

 

Why don’t I qualify? The Natural History Museum provides free field trips to Pre K - 12th grade groups from California accredited public schools, private schools, head start programs, child development centers, and non-profit organizations that provide academic instruction to students on a school site at least three days a week. Questions? Contact the Call Center at 213.763.3529 or info@nhm.org.


 

SCHOOL INFORMATION

School/Organization Address

Why don’t I qualify? You must be a California based organization to qualify for a free school field trip to the Natural History Museum. Click here to schedule your visit through our Group Sales Department and get a 15% group discount on Museum admission. Questions? Contact the Call Center at 213.763.3529 or info@nhm.org.

 

Are you a Homeschool student or parent? Learn more about our free Homeschool Days at the Natural History Museum and the La Brea Tar Pits!


 
Is your school a Title 1 school?

FIELD TRIP COORDINATOR INFORMATION

Will you be the onsite point of contact on the date of this field trip?

ONSITE POINT OF CONTACT INFORMATION

GROUP INFORMATION


The Natural History Museum provides free admission for all students and teachers and up to one additional chaperone for every five students.
A minimum of 10 students is necessary to qualify for a school visit.

Check and fill all grades that will be in attendance:

Teachers include school administrative staff, teaching assistants, and one-to-one aides. Teachers will not be counted towards the 1:5 chaperone to student ratio and receive free admission.
We require a minimum of one chaperone for every ten students, and cover up to one additional chaperone for every five students. Chaperones beyond the 1:5 ratio are still welcome, however, they will need to purchase a discounted $12.00 chaperone ticket upon arrival. Exceptions apply to Title I schools

VISIT INFORMATION

The Museum is open daily (except Tuesdays) from 9:30 am–5:00 pm. We always do our best to accommodate your preferred visit date. Be sure to check your school calendar to avoid any conflicts with holidays or in-service days. Scheduling multiple visits? Please submit separate request forms for each visit.

Check all events that are of interest for your school trip
Grades: 1 - 5 only | Thursdays & Fridays | April 7, 2022 - June 10, 2022 | Times: 10:30 am, 11:30 am | Fun, educational, and interactive, Dinosaur Encounters performances feature NHM's life-size dinosaur puppets and explore topics on dinosaur behavior, extinction, adaptation, and the relationship between birds and dinosaurs.
All Grades | Mondays - Fridays | January 10, 2022 - April 15, 2022 | Times: Every 30 minutes, 10 am - last entry at 1:30 pm | Explore a hands-on, transportive, multimedia exhibition celebrating the extraordinary life and work of world-renowned primatologist Dr. Jane Goodall.
 

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