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Field Trip Reservation Form

Free Field Trips are still available for select times in May and June, and summer months for Illinois students in grades 2 through high school. Morning group visits, between 9:30 a.m and 1:00 p.m. for May 2014 are no longer available. We are still accepting requests for afternoon visits in May starting at 1:30 p.m. or later.

About Your School
To schedule your field trip, complete this form and submit it. For destination management companies please provide the visiting school information in the fields. Add the company contact information in the comments section at the end of this form.
About Your Group
For international phone numbers, please type 000-000-0000 in this required field, and use the comments section at the bottom of this form to provide your actual number. We highly recommend providing a U.S. number that you can be reached at during your visit.
Illinois students free. Out of state students $6 each.
Student Grade Level
Select all that apply
Illinois teachers free. Out of state teachers $7 each.
We require one adult for every ten students in grade 3 and above. For groups in pre-k-2 we require one adult per five children. Each adult exceeding these ratios will be charged $7. Out of state chaperones $7 each.
Name and E-mail of other teachers coming on this field trip:
Please identify any special needs your group might have:
Date and Time of Visit
If your requested entrance time is not available, you may be booked into the next 15-minute time slot.
1st Choice Date
Year / Month / Day
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2nd Choice Date
Year / Month / Day
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3rd Choice Date
Year / Month / Day
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Additional Options
Please select the options you want included in your visit.
Lunchroom Seating
Available for up to grade 8


Crazy for Trains Discovery Bags
Recommended for pre-K groups and kindergartners.


In Our Own Words Audio Tour
Recommended for grades 6 to 12. Max number of users is 60. $2/iPod; Payment is due upon arrival.


Wonderful World's Fair Workshop
Recommended for grades 3 and 4. Minimum ten students, maximum sixty-five. Tuesdays and Thursdays. $3 per student, payment due on arrival.


Facing Freedom Workshop
Recommended for grades 7 to 12. Minimum ten students, maximum sixty-five. Tuesdays and Thursdays. $5 per student, payment due on arrival.


Painted Memories: The Great Chicago Fire Workshop
Recommended for grades 3 and 4. Minimum ten students, maximum sixty-five. Available on Wednesdays. $3 per student, payment due on arrival.


Please provide any additional details or questions regarding your requested visit.