Providence Children's Museum - Museum Adventure Reservation Information

Fees


Museum Adventure Field Trip Fees

  • $4.50 per child for regular weekday visits
  • $9.00 per child for weekends and select holidays and school vacations
  • No charge for a proportionate number of chaperones (Click here to review the chaperone policy and ratios.)
  • Minimum of 10 children (over 12 months of age) required to receive the group rate and free chaperones

Museum Adventure Class Fees

Museum Adventure field trip fee plus:

  • $75.00 for up to 50 students
  • $1.50 per additional student (72 student maximum)

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Scheduling Your Visit


Click here to inquire about group visit availability.

Please contact Info@ChildrenMuseum.org or (401) 273-5437 ext. 234 at least 3 weeks in advance of your visit. Have the following information ready:

  • A few possible dates and times for your visit
  • Number and grades of your students (10 children minimum for group rate)
  • Number of chaperones
  • Name of specific class you want to book, if applicable
  • Contact name, address and phone number
  • Any other needs

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You'll Receive...


  • Prior to your visit, you will be sent a confirmation letter, a planning checklist with directions to the Museum and a packet for chaperones.
  • On the day of your visit, students will receive free Museum passes for future visits with their families.
  • Download educator resources to use in planning for or follow up to your visit.

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Visit Policies


Chaperones

  • To ensure an enjoyable experience for all visitors, the Museum requires adult chaperones (at least 18 years of age) for every group in addition to the teacher/group leader. The group leader should be free to circulate among students.
  • Grades K - 5 must have a group leader plus one chaperone for every 8 students.
  • Ages 3 - 5 must have a group leader plus one chaperone for every 4 students.
  • Groups who do not bring the required number of chaperones will be charged regular admission ($9.00) for each extra child.
  • Groups who bring more chaperones than children will be charged regular admission ($9.00) for each extra chaperone.

Payment

  • You must have a minimum of 10 children (over 12 months of age) to receive the group rate.
  • There is no charge for a proportionate number of chaperones or teachers. (See full chaperone policy and ratios above.)
  • A non-refundable deposit of $45.00 is due 3 weeks after booking your visit.
  • The balance is due on the day of your visit.
  • The Museum accepts cash, checks, Visa, MasterCard, Discover and purchase orders.
  • Passes, discount coupons and membership cards will not be accepted as payment for group visits.

Parking

There is parking space reserved for buses or vans during your field trip. If chaperones drive their own cars they may find metered street parking; the group visit fee does not include parking in the Museum parking lot.

Lunch

Please be sure to make lunch plans elsewhere for your group. The Museum does not have space available for group lunches or snacks but can provide a list of nearby parks.

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Accessibility


  • The Museum is fully wheelchair accessible.
  • Signage is in both English and Spanish.
  • We will work with you to meet your group's specific needs.

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Free Preview for Teachers


Take a sneak peek! We recommend that you preview the exhibits before your field trip. Museum education staff are also happy to discuss ways to connect the Museum to your curriculum. Please ask about arranging a free preview visit when you book your field trip.

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