Learning experiences extend beyond the classroom. But,
due to budget cuts and decreased resources, many schools are
finding it increasingly difficult to provide students with the
first-hand learning opportunities provided on a field trip to a
cultural institution or museum.
In response, the Museum offers field trip scholarships to
eligible schools, helping to further our mission to educate,
enlighten and inspire students through hands-on learning
experiences and educational tools that bring California’s
history, arts and culture alive for under-served children in our
Applications for for 4th and 5th grade Sacramento City
Unified School District Title 1 field trip tours during the
2015-16 school year were accepted Sept. 1-30, 2015 on this web
page and are currently sold out.
Other K-12 classes outside of the Sacramento City Unified
School District are encouraged to apply for a Target “Think
Outside the Classroom” grant, covering up to $700 of field trip
costs. For more information or to apply, visit
Target’s field trip grant site.