the basics

field trip update

Thank you for your interest in field trips to Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh!

The response to the return of our field trip program has been incredible. Our field trip calendar is currently at capacity for the remainder of the 2022-2023 school year. 

If you would like to add your school to our wait list, please submit a field trip request form.
Any available slots will be scheduled in the order they are received.

Learn about metalworking field trips in MuseumLab for fifth and sixth grades here.

To have a Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh experience including in-class programs or school family nights at the museum, or to create a custom visit to your school, please contact [email protected]. Scholarship opportunities are available.

We look forward to building more memories with our school communities in the 2023-2024 school year!


field trip basics

All field trips and groups must make a reservation two weeks (14 days) in advance of their visit date.

Admission for groups of 15 or more is $12 per person.

Guided Field Trips require one adult chaperone (age 18+) per every 8 students.
Unguided Field Trips require one adult chaperone (age 18+) per every 5 students.
All required chaperones receive complimentary admission.

Field Trip and Group FAQs

The answers to many of your questions may be found in this document assembled by our staff:

Field Trip and Group FAQs