Field Trips

Scheduling a field trip is easy!

  1. Add SHIPWRECK! Pirates & Treasure to your field trip! This exhibit is here for a limited time - only spring field trips will get the chance to see it! Students, teachers, and chaperones will receive the reduced rate of $3 per person for this exhibit. Students will participate in the pioneering exploration of shipwreck discoveries while learning about the cutting edge technology, archaeology, and fascinating stories of ships lost at sea over the centuries. We have SHIPWRECK! educational materials available to enhance your field trip experience. Learn more about the exhibit by watching this video!

  2. Once you have taken a look at the reservation form, call our Program Specialist to pencil in a date and time on our calender. At this time you should also ask questions about SHIPWRECK! and our educational materials Republic Lesson Plan, SPT Activitiesfield trip programs, the High Wire Bike, and adding lunch to your schedule.
  3. Once your date and time have been established, fill out and send in the completed reservation form! Fax your reservation form to 417-862-6898 OR e-mail to You may also mail your completed reservation form to Discovery Center, 438 E St. Louis St, Springfield, MO 65806. 

Important tips to remember:

There is an additional fee per student for a field trip program --- fees vary depending on the program selected and are listed alongside program topics.
Fees for the lunchroom and the High Wire Bike are outlined on the reservation form. 
ou must pay in full for your field trip when you arrive.