Field Trip Discounts

If you are an out-of-state educator, visit Group Sales for field trip programs and registration.

2017 Illinois School Group Discounts

  Basic Admission Basic Admission + 1 Ticketed Exhibition Each Additional Ticketed Exhibition or 3D Film
Students from pre-registered organizations in Chicago FREE FREE $7
Illinois students from pre-registered organizations outside of Chicago


$7 $7
Teachers and chaperones necessary to meet the required chaperone ratio FREE FREE FREE
Teachers and chaperones in excess of the required chaperone ratio $13.50 $21.50

Basic Admission plus two or more ticketed exhibitions and 3D Films $26

Payment is due 14 days prior to your visit, or at the time of registration if your visit is fewer than 14 days away. Send payment to: The Field Museum Attn: Field Trip Reservations Office, 1400 South Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL 60605. The Field Museum is unable to accept POs as a form of payment. 

Ticketed Exhibitions:

3D Movies:

Chaperone Ratios:

  • Pre-K through 5th grade students must be accompanied by a minimum of 1 adult for every 5 students and a maximum of 1 adult for every 3 students.
  • 6th through 12th grade students must be accompanied by 1 adult for every 10 students.
  • Adults in excess of the ratio, not included in pre-registration, will be subject to full admission costs upon arrival.