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Student Tours : Guided Student Tours

Guided Student Tours

Student tours are designed to adhere to the local curriculum standards. A chart, detailing curriculum connections is provided for each tour. Click the program for more information.


Listen, Look and Do

Listen, Look and Do
For Preschoolers & Kindergarteners
Offered at 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays and Fridays
October through June.
Accommodates up to 25 students
Duration: 45 minutes
Filled with multi-sensory experiences, 6 different themed tours are available.  For “Listen” part, students listen to the story, “Look” part, they explore museum objects in the galleries and atrium, and then “Do” part is to do a fun, hands-on activity.
Listen, Look and Do

First Class Problem Solvers
For 1st-3rd graders
Offered at 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays
January through June.
Accommodates up to 60 students
Duration: 1.5 hours
A facilitated, project-based program emphasizing problem solving skills through teamwork, critical thinking, and communication.


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