Field trip options for under 60 students
Standard Fieldtrip (60 min)
Enjoy a grade-level appropriate guided tour through the aquarium and learn all about our amazing animals with immersive hands-on experiences. Be a biologist: Get an up close through a high-powered macroscope and see sharks teeth, crab molt, shark skin and stingray teeth.
$9 per student, minimum of 15 students. One chaperone is complimentary for every 10 students. Additional parents are $12.
Customize and extend your field trip with some exciting educational programs and add-on experiences!
FUN ADD-ONS FOR GRADES K-12
Stingray feedings add $3 per person: Get up close and feed our flappy friends. Hold a small piece of food between your knuckles and lower your hand into the water and our curious stingrays will swim over and slurp up their snack out of your hand.
Mine for gems and fossils (30 min): add $5 per student. Using our 35 foot-long mining sluice, students can search for gem and/or ancient marine specimens using the old miner's technique of sifting and washing material. Keep your finds.
Mine for gems and fossils + activity lesson (60 min) add $7 per student. Hunt for treasure, gems or ancient marine specimens, and then learn all about them with our own field experts. Keep your finds.
Lunch $8 per student: One large pizza slice (cheese or pepperoni), chips and lemonade. One teacher per 10 students will receive complimentary lunch.
MAKE A SPLASH! ADD AN EDUCATIONAL PROGRAM:
All of our educational programs meet Louisiana Student's Standards for Science