Group Visits

Groups at the Academy

Do you have a group of students or scouts? Check out our field trips and scout programs.

From businesses and professional associations to social organizations, groups are welcome to explore the Academy’s offerings of discounted group tours and customizable visiting opportunities that will satisfy nature lovers of all ages. To make your visit to the Academy unforgettable, our Group Sales Department will work with you to create the perfect itinerary—whether it’s a whirlwind trip through four floors of fascinating exhibit galleries or an afternoon packed with exciting activities and programs. A memorable experience is waiting for your group at the Academy. Groups must be 10+ to receive our group rate pricing. Book your tour today!

Price: $12.95/person for groups of 10+ ($10.95 per child aged 3-12)

Hours: Monday–Friday 10 a.m.–4:30 p.m., Saturday & Sunday 10 a.m.–5 p.m.

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The Academy is accessible to visitors with mobility impairments. Wheelchairs are available in limited numbers. We can make special accommodations for visitors with special needs. Please contact us several days before your visit to request these services.

school girls eager to answer a question during a Discovery Lesson 

Behind the Scenes Tours

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behind the scenes tour

Guided Library Tours

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