A field trip at TCMU-Spartanburg opens a world of learning and play for your youngest learners. Explore our two floors of interactive exhibits, full of opportunity for hands-on play that reinforces early childhood milestones.
Field trips at TCMU-Spartanburg are for 3k, 4k, and 5k classes.
Museum hours are Tuesday through Friday, 9am-5pm. Field Trips are scheduled to accommodate a max capacity of 50 students in two hour increments in order to ensure your group gets the best experience. Your group may be split into multiple time frames based on class size to best accommodate your group.
*Rates below are discounted and based on 30-day advance payment.
|STUDENTS:||$4.50 per child|
|ADULTS:||Within the 1:7 ratio - free|
|Up to five additional adults may pay the group rate of $4.50 per person upon arrival to the museum|
|ADD-ON PROGRAM:||$2 per child|
TCMU-Spartanburg is designed specifically for children ages birth-5. Field Trip requests will only be accepted for children in 3K, 4K, and 5K classes.
Programs must be added at the time of your date request.
Three year-olds will play, learn and discover as they smell, touch, hear and see their way around stations designed to ignite their senses. (Teachers are responsible for students with allergies.) APL 1 & 2; HPD-5; LDC-2, 3, 4 & 7; CD-1, 2, 3 & 11
Learn about mucus- why it’s there, how it works, how and why to clean your nose safely. Make “snot” and see how it traps environmental pollutants and allergens. APL-1, 2 & 8; HPD-6, 7 & 8; LDC-2, 3 & 7; CD-1 & 2.
Learn about principles of mechanics through storytelling, then work in groups to hone creativity and problem solving skills while designing machinery using similar principles. APL 1, 2 & 4; ESD 4 & 5; LDC 2, 3 & 4; MTE 4; CD 1, 2 & 11
Students will use directional language and programming to design a map and then program a special robot to carry out commands. APL-4, 5, 6, 7, 8 & 9; ESD-2; LDC-7 & 13; MTE-2, 3, 4, 5 & 6; CD-2