Primary Features

  • Humpback Whales

    Travel to Alaska, Hawaii, and the Kingdom of Tonga to see how these whales communicate, sing, feed, play, and care for their young.

  • Educator Resource Center

    Features over 18,000 volumes available to teachers, covering a wide range of science and technology related subjects.

    Educator Resource Center

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  • Maya: Hidden Worlds Revealed

    Uncover the rise and eventual decline of this complex civilization, including its social, natural, and spiritual realms.

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Field Trips

Complement and reinforce your school curriculum with a Museum of Science field trip that offers hands-on learning in a dynamic, informal environment.

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Download the Field Trip Planning Guide 2013 - 2014 (PDF)

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Traveling Programs

Our educators travel throughout New England to bring the Museum's unique educational experiences to your school. Entertaining and interactive, these programs are comprised of grade-specific content and support the Massachusetts Science and Technology/Engineering Curriculum Framework.

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Educator Resources

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Field Trip Activities

A full roster of thought-provoking demonstrations, films, shows, and special hands-on exhibit areas provide great options for building an inspiring field trip that meets your educational goals.

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Teacher Partner Program

Licensed K – 12 educators who are actively employed in public or private New England schools are invited to join this free program, offering many key benefits.

Learn more about the Teacher Partner Program

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Field Trip Reservations

Make your reservation in advance to ensure the best possible experience for you and your students.

Learn how to make your field trip reservation