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Base Camp

Base Camp is conveniently located in the Twin Cities, and at $16/student is very affordable for a full-day field trip. Our team-building field trip is great for all ages, and covers climbing, archery, problem solving and cooperative games.
craft activities

International Wolf Center

Junior Wolf Biologist Mini-Camp Planned at International Wolf…
inflatable Earth model and scale-sized moon

Orbit Earth Expo

Call before April 30 to book a program and we’ll apply a $100 discount!  (And it’s not too early to reserve a program for the 2018-2019 school year.)
Minneapolis Queen Paddleboat on Mississippi River

Paradise Charter Cruises & Minneapolis Queen

Take a narrated educational sightseeing cruise on our historic Minneapolis Queen Paddleboat, a modern day replica of the grand riverboats that used to ply the Mississippi River. Our narrated cruises will take you along the southern trails of the Grand Rounds Scenic Byway and Heritage Trail, along the U of M Campus riverfront, under the stunning 35W Bridge, showcasing views of the St. Anthony Falls, the historic Stone Arch Bridge, amazing river bluffs with views of the amazing downtown Minneapolis skyline as we show you the best Mississippi River has to offer!
class visit to sea life

SEA LIFE at Mall of America

Field trips start at just $4.50 per student! Add on a Behind the Scenes Tour or one of our classroom programs to get even more out of your visit!
America’s Fun Science

America's Fun Science

America's Fun Science also offers a free 20-minute science/STEM…
classroom program

4 Ace Productions

Seuss on the Loose Is a 45-minute show that is a perfect fit for the month of March! It is perfect for a school assembly or a family night for reading. With magic, laughter and lots of audience participation, students and adults will be captivated.
Underground Mine Train Tour

Soudan Underground Mine State Park

Each tour begins with a short film about the mine. Participants then don a hard hat and travel nearly ½ mile underground. From there they load on a train and travel back to the former working area of the mine. The tour lasts approximately 1.5 hours.

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Minnesota Landscape Arboretum

Discover the Arboretum and explore 1,200 acres at your own pace. Once you arrive, hike miles of trails or hop on board Bee Line visitor shuttles Thursdays-Sundays. 
two-way videoconferencing,

International Wolf Center

Through two-way videoconferencing, our educators and ambassador wolves will keep you on the edge of their seat while learning about these mysterious predators in a LIVE program from northern Minnesota!
tour guide in garden

Gammelgarden Museum

Hear the stories of the first Swedish settlers to Minnesota, see an original immigrant house and more. All buildings are accessible to all. Include a home-cooked luncheon with your tour. Combine your tour with other offerings in the area.
man outdoors

Wilderness Inquiry

If you’re looking to stay close to home in Minnesota we have a variety of options. - Sign up for one of our Mississippi River day trips and help paddle one of our stable, but fast, 24-foot Voyageur canoes. - Book a 4-day expedition to the Boundary Waters and paddle one of our lightweight Kevlar canoes by day and crash in a comfortable lodge by night. - Register for our 3-day adventure exploring the Superior Hiking Trail and spend your nights in a cozy lodge.
Target Field

Target Field Tours

The “Learning Through Baseball: Extra Innings” experience is an extended tour for adults that includes a 90-minute guided tour and a 30-minute presentation. You'll see areas of the ballpark many guests normally don't see.
Padelford Riverboat

Padelford Riverboats

A variety of  Lunch & Dinner Cruises ranging from 2-4 hours. Our NEW 2-hour Senior Day On The Mississippi Cruise. 90-minute Sightseeing Cruises Memorial Day-Labor Day and 2-hour Fall Sightseeing Cruises September-October.
Teddy Roosevelt look-alike

Teddy Roosevelt Live

You'll learn about the conservation movement to protect animals and sacred sites, and the actions to save the forests and more. hear from the visionary himself, portrayed by one of America's highest awarded living historians and Presidential look-alikes.
artist-inspired mini golf

Can Can Wonderland

Have a large group? Perfect. Get your group together and come have all-out fun all day! Reservations are now accepted for groups of 8 or more. So you can get in and start playing without having to wait long. We also offer discounted fees for past and present military members and those over 62 years young.

Supporting the following organizations:

  • Give Them An Experience They Will Always Remember

    Excited Kids on a School Bus
  • Give them an experience they will never forget.

    Seniors on Bus

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