The MN Field Trip & Activity Library is a free resource that connects schools, group leaders, activity coordinators & tour planners with
MN’s BEST field trips, classroom programs, entertainers, learning experiences, and travel destinations.
Plus fundraising programs that can help your school, group or organization generate funding for these programs!

And to make your experience even better, you’ll never be asked for a password!

State of Minnesota

INTRODUCING OUR NEW GROUP EVENTS CALENDAR!

Looking ahead for activities for your school, youth or boomer group? And yes, this includes tour groups, too! Bookmark our new GROUP EVENTS CALENDAR. Guaranteed to be a help in planning group activities!

WORK DIRECTLY WITH OUR PARTNERS!

Even when a field trip won’t work for your group, many Partners can bring their programs to YOU! See the above Assemblies/Performers menu. Better yet, there’s no middleman – you can work directly with each Partner.

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For Educators & Youth Group Recreation Leaders

SIDEKICK THEATRE | We're kicking off our 6th season with an exciting schedule of fun-filled Shows for Kids

Featuring ROBIN HOOD, a hilarious swashbuckling musical for…

WASHINGTON COUNTY HISTORIC COURTHOUSE | Visit the Washington County Historic Statehouse

Step into the past at the longest standing courthouse in the…

4 ACE PRODUCTIONS | BLUE & GOLD Entertainment from a 25+ year veteran...

Brian Richards has 3 programs to delight your Cub Scout pack! •…

SCIENCE FROM SCIENTISTS | Real scientists bring hands-on STEM to your classroom

Science from Scientists is an award winning nonprofit specializing…

THE JOLLY POPS | Mid-Morning Return

The Jolly Pops once again returned to the WCCO CBS Mid-Morning…

ROCKIN' JUMP | The South Metro's School Field Trip Destination

Not every venue or destination will give your school group an…

For Boomer/Senior Group Leaders & Tour Operators

TAYLORS FALLS | Unrivaled Lunch in the Wilds!

Enjoy our combination boat tour and luncheon buffet on board…

HJEMKOMST CENTER | Visit The Hjemkomst Viking Ship in Moorhead!

This stunning ship pays homage to the many Scandinavian settlers…

VALLEYFAIR | Your Student Tour Group Can Perform at Valleyfair!

Reward the hard work of your marching band or performance group…

NATIONAL EAGLE CENTER | See America’s beloved Symbol of Freedom up close!

What better reason for a tour stop than to experience the National…

LARK TOYS | Ride a CAROUSEL like no other! SERIOUSLY!

This award-winning stop – popular with nationwide tour groups­…

RUNESTONE MUSEUM | The Mystery of the Kensington Runestone

View the famous and always-intriguing Kensington Runestone……

PADELFORD RIVERBOATS | Lunch & Lock Cruise On the Mississippi In Saint Paul

This 4-hour, narrated Padelford Riverboat cruise travels from…

DOWN IN HISTORY TOURS | Why’d they choose Saint Paul as “home”?

“If you were looking for a guy you hadn’t seen for a few…

And you’ll be in good company…

  • Give Them An Experience They Will Always Remember

    Excited Kids on a School Bus
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Find Field Trips & Travel Experiences Here!

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Ways to Fund Field Trips & Activities

Check out these 90+ organizations displayed on our Grant Resources page. You may find an opportunity that is just right for the needs of your school or group.