Field Trips

Let's be partners in education.

Discovery Place Kids offers field trip opportunities for groups of children from Pre K through Grade 2. Programs are designed to enhance classroom education and provides students the opportunity to develop fine and large motor skills, expand their imaginations and improve social skills.

Field Trip Pricing

Student Teacher/Chaperone Additional Chaperone
Museum $6 FREE $6
Museum + Class $12 FREE $6*

Plus any applicable sales and use taxes.


Chaperones

One adult chaperones required for every 5 students and admitted free. Additional chaperones will be charged $6 per person.

*Due to space limitations, extra chaperones will not be able to attend class programs.

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Add a class to your field trip

Take curiosity to a whole new level with a private class taught by an experienced Museum educator.


Lunch Options

While there are no dining facilities at the Museum, a picnic shelter is available at nearby Holbrook Park on Sherwood Drive across from Huntersville Elementary. To reserve the space, please call 704.766.2220

Essential Info

  • Registration and Payments

    Click here to fill out our Reservation Request Form and a Museum representative will contact you.

    Register by phone 800.935.0553 or 704.372.6261 x300 from 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Monday - Friday.

    Payment is required 3 weeks prior to program or visit date.

    American Express, Discover, MasterCard and VISA are accepted. A check with your PO number written in the memo section is also accepted.

  • Cancellation and Refund Policy

    Cancellation notice of 3 weeks is required for a full refund. Cancellations with less than 3 weeks notice are non-refundable but may be rescheduled within a 12-month period. There is no fee for rescheduling but visit must be completed within 12 months of the originally scheduled date. For group reservations, changes to the number of attendees must be made 3 days prior to arrival to receive a refund.

  • Parking

    Free parking is available in the Huntersville Town Center parking deck located behind the Museum. You can access the Parking Deck from Old Statesville Road or Gilead Rds.

  • Chaperones

    One adult chaperone required for every 5 students and admitted to the Museum for free. Additional chaperones will be charged $6 per person.

    Due to space limitations, extra chaperones may not be able to attend class programs.

  • Directions for Buses

    Buses should enter via Old Statesville Rd and unload by the Learning Garden. At the conclusion of your field trip, buses will load in the rear of the Museum and exit via Gilead Rd. Bus parking is available behind the parking deck.

    Click here to download the Bus Parking Map.