• I really enjoyed the cave. I liked being a producer. My group made a clock, a frisbee, a hat, and a necklace.
    – Catharine Clamcy
  • I would like to tell you thank you for our economics lesson during the field trip at the museum.
    – Anaya Holmes
  • The most things I liked was the cave and I liked the news studio.
    It made me feel like I was a real adult.
    – Shajuan MacDonald
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Field Trips

Learning is always an adventure at the Children's Museum of Richmond!

To book a field trip, please complete our Field Trip Reservation Request Form or contact one of our Education Coordinators.

Please read the Field Trip Reservation Request Form's instructions prior to booking a field trip.

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Available Programs

CMoR provides Field Trip programs for Pre-K up to 3rd grade and Special Needs students at its Central, Chesterfield, and Fredericksburg locations. All programs are aligned with Virginia Standards of Learning, NAEYC Standards and Foundation Blocks for Learning. Field trip programs are designed to inspire students through hands-on activities and literacy and art components. 

If you are interested in a group visit for your students, which offers unstructured play and exploration throughout the museum without a class or an instructor, please click here.

Interested in a field trip for special needs groups? Please contact the Education Coordinator at 804-474-7012 to discuss pricing and accommodations.


CMoR to Go!

If you enjoy the Children's Museum of Richmond, but are concerned with time constraints or travel expenses, then check out CMoR to Go! Designed specifically for preschool, daycares and schools, CMoR to Go brings the field trip to you!

Learn more!


Scholarships & Grants

Due to the generosity of our sponsors and donors The Children’ s Museum of Richmond continues to provide field trips and visits for the children of Central Virginia at a free or reduced cost to them.

Apply here!



For everything you need to know to make your class’s field trip a success, here are some Frequently Asked Questions and steps for Planning a Field Trip!