Plan a Field Trip
Let's be partners in education
Whether your group is from the area or visiting for the first time, Discovery Place Kids provides educational and engaging activities in a unique setting that demonstrates all the things you CAN do with a little imagination.
If you are looking for things to do in Charlotte with children and families, Discovery Place Kids is perfect for schools, camps, scout troops and more. Groups of 15 or more receive discounts off general admission pricing.
|Groups of 15 or more||$8 per person|
*Plus any applicable sales and use taxes.
Visit with a group of 15 or more people and receive special benefits:
When is payment due for our group outing?
Payment in full is due 3 weeks prior to your scheduled arrival date
What if I need to cancel my trip?
Cancellation notice of three weeks is required for a full refund. Cancellations with less than three weeks’ notice are non-refundable but may be rescheduled for a visit within a 12-month period. There is no fee for rescheduling as long as the class or visit is rescheduled within one week of the cancellation date and the visit is completed within the 12 months of the originally scheduled date. Changes to the number of attendees must be made three days prior to the program or visit to receive a refund. No refunds will be issued the day of the visit, and no refunds will be issued for amounts of $10.00 or less.
What is the minimum number of tickets required for a group purchase?
In order to receive the group discount, you must purchase a minimum of 15 tickets and make an advance reservation by calling 704.372.6261 x300.
Where do we park?
Complimentary parking is available in the Town Center Parking Deck adjacent to the Museum.
Where can we have lunch?
There are no indoor dining facilities at Discovery Place Kids. A picnic shelter is available at nearby Holbrook Park on Sherwood Drive across from Huntersville Elementary. Reservations for this space are not handled by Discovery Place Kids. Please call 704.766.2220.
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.
|9:45 a.m.||Puppet Show: Sammy Squirrel’s Holiday Party||Town Center|
|10:00 a.m.||Toddler Time Tuesday||N/A|
|10:45 a.m.||Science Show||Town Center|
|11:15 a.m.||Traditions from Around the World||Town Center|
|11:45 a.m.||Big Fun||Town Center|
|2:15 p.m.||Traditions from Around the World||Town Center|
|2:45 p.m.||Puppet Show: Sammy Squirrel’s Holiday Party||Town Center|
|2:45 p.m.||Science Show||Town Center|
|3:45 p.m.||Big Fun||Town Center|
|Dec 01||Traditions from Around the World|
|Dec 05||Christmas Trees|
|Dec 05||Toddler Time Tuesday|
|Dec 16||Holidays Around the World: Sweden|
|Dec 23||Holidays Around the World: Mexico|
|Dec 30||Holidays Around the World: Africa|
|Dec 31||New Year's at Noon|
|Jan 13||Daisy Day: Think Like a Citizen Scientist|
|Feb 06||Toddler Time Tuesday|
|Apr 03||Toddler Time Tuesday|