TEKS-aligned programs and field trips

With hands-on, inquiry-based programs from the Perot Museum of Nature and Science, your classroom curriculum takes on a whole new dimension.

Whether you visit the Perot Museum on a field trip or bring our dynamic programs right to your classroom or auditorium, your students will gain insights and experiences to boost their knowledge, capture their imaginations and inspire innovation. Our programs are specifically designed to meet Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS) standards.

There are three ways to engage with educational programs at the Perot Museum:

  • Field Trips and on-site classroom, auditorium and Portable Universe programs at the Perot Museum
  • Outreach classroom, auditorium and Portable Universe programs at your school
  • ScienceCast distance learning at your school

Learn more from the options below and get ready for learning to come to life!

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Pricing: Field Trips at the Museum

Single PackagesStudentsRequired Teachers/ChaperonesExtra Chaperones
Museum Exhibits (required) $5 Free $5
Programs, Films and Add-ons
Educational Film (short) $5 $5 $5
Educational Film (long) $6 $6 $6
Standard Program $5 Free Not Available
Lab-based Program $6 Free Not Available
Auditorium Program $5 Free $5
Portable Universe Program $6 Free Not Available
Traveling Exhibitions
2theXtreme: MathAlive! (September 27, 2014-January 4, 2015) $5 $5 $5
The International Exhibition of Sherlock Homles (February 15-May 10, 2015) $5 $5 $5

Student price applies to students (PK through college) who are part of a group of at least 15 students. Special needs groups are not required to have 15 students. Teachers accompanying post high-school student groups will pay the student price

Required Chaperone price applies to one adult chaperone required by the Museum for every seven students (PK through high school). Required chaperones may be teachers, school staff or parents. Instructors accompanying college students will pay the student rate.

Order box lunches for your field trip group

The Museum Café offers a variety of Box Lunches to suit the needs of your group. A minimum of 10 Box Lunches must be ordered. Download the reservation form here.

Pricing: Outreach programs at your school

Outreach Programs at Your LocationAdditional informationPrice
Standard Classroom
Maximum of 4 programs per day* $160 for each program
Lab-based Classroom
Maximum of 4 programs per day* $210 for each program
Maximum of 4 programs per day*

Choose Electric Theater, Fire & Ice,

Nature's Extremes or Superhero Science

$385 for first program

$175 for each additional program

Portable Universe
Planetarium Dome
Maximum of 4 programs per day*

Choose The Sky at Night, Jr. ,
Mission to Mars, The Sky at Night, Secondary,
or The Search for Water

$385 for first 2 programs

$50 for each additional program

Distance Learning

Set program times are available
Monday through Friday

Special request programs will be considered

$125 for participatory programs

$25 speaker programs

Travel Fees Outside of Dallas County
(Must book a minimum of two consecutive programs for areas outside of Dallas County.)
Travel Fee
(add to program cost)
Area 1 Collin, Rockwall, Tarrant $35
Area 2 Cook, Denton, Ellis, Grayson, Hunt, Johnson, Kaufman, Navarro, Parker, Van Zandt, Wise $65
Area 3 Anderson, Bosque, Delta, Fannin, Freestone, Henderson, Hill, Hood, Hopkins, Jack, Montague, Palo Pinto, Rains, Smith, Somervell, Wood $95

*Must be consecutive times and same programs.


For questions, call 214.428.5555 x8 or email
  • Phone numbers by department

    Educational Field Trips: 214.428.5555 press 8
    (Not necessary to listen to entire greeting)

    Group Tours: 214.428.5555 press 8

    Birthday Parties, Sleepovers & Scouting Adventures: 214.756.5763

    Membership: 214.756.5751

    Facility Rentals: 214.756.5758


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