Plan A Field Trip

School Group Admissions

School group admissions must meet criteria below and reservations are required.

Call or email a minimum of two weeks before the date of arrival to book reservations at the discounted rates noted below.


We recommend (and admit free of charge) one chaperone for every five students. Chaperones must be at least 21 years of age, model good behavior and accompany students at all times during field trips.

  • 1 chaperone per 10 students is required for all self guided visits.
  • 1 chaperone per 5 students is required for classroom lab programs. See the Teacher’s Resource Page for more information.

Teachers / Group Leaders must review, sign, and present Teacher & Group Leader Contract along with payment in one lump-sum upon arrival and group check-in.

School Group Pricing

  • Pre-K thru Grade 8: $11.95

  • Grades 9 thru 12: $15.95

  • College Students: $18.35

  • Additional Chaperones: $22.95

Arrange By Phone: 541-867-3474 Ext: 5301

Arrange By Email Please Complete Form:

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On-Site School Program Reservations

Check out our On-Site School Programs to see which class works best for your learning objectives. Call our group coordinator at 541-867-3474, Ext. 5301, to reserve your lab today.

  • Reservations must be made at least two weeks in advance of school visit.
  • Classes scheduled for a lab or theater program must arrive at least 15 minutes before the program time in order to complete the entry process and begin on time.
  • Cancellations must be made at least two weeks prior to visit to receive a full refund.
  • The Aquarium reserves the right to cancel a program without notice in the case of an emergency or due to a school’s late arrival.

Check out our On-Site School Programs to see which class works best for your learning objectives.

Additional Resources

Guides for Field Trips

Ready to plan your field trip? Download our Making Your Field Trip A Success guide for more information.

Self Guided Tours

Visit the Teacher Resources page for self-guided materials and curriculum to make the most of your trip.

Education Outreach

Let us come to you! Aquarium educators visit schools across the state of Oregon bringing marine science directly to your students.