Category: Events


Educator Open House

About this recurring event

This annual event is an exciting professional development opportunity for educators of all grade levels.

Several people standing around a table with craft supplies and papers.

Experience the museum with fellow educators and learn about the resources available for teachers of all grade levels.

  • Visit our exhibits, including our newest permanent exhibit, Native Truths, Our Voices, Our Stories.
  • Meet Field Museum scientists and get an up-close look at specimens. 
  • Visit our Grainger Science Hub and get a hands-on look at some of the Museum’s collections. 
  • Visit our Crown Family PlayLab, an interactive space for students in pre-K through 1st grade. 
  • Register for a field trip and learn about experiential opportunities for your students while visiting.
  • Check out resources for your classroom- including items from the N. W. Harris Learning Collection

For questions about our programming for educators, email