Our mission is to inspire lifelong learning for all - connecting art, history, science, and achievement through collections, exhibitions, and programs. A vital part of our programming is devoted to providing educators with the resources you need to provide a high-quality, immersive, hands-on experience for your students of all ages. Please let us know if you have questions or need anything! Contact Heather Placko via email or phone: 309.863.3013.
We encourage hands-on learning for students pre-k to university. Click here for field trip information and planning.
We offer online, print, and other resources specifically tailored for educators. View teacher guides, school loan information, and more. Click here.
Group Tours (non-school groups)
If you're interested in a group visit, please click here.
The following exhibitions require an additional up-charge: Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition is an additional $5 per person in a field trip.