field trips

Strengthen your classroom curricula with a special spectrUM experience. These field trips provide exciting and innovative hands-on learning to children of all ages.

Groups of 10 or more must book a field trip in advance by calling 728-STEM or emailing Caitlin Ervin



Public Hour Field Trip

Bring your students to explore our exhibits during public hours and experience hands-on activities at our Discovery Bench.  Check out our calendar to see our daily offerings.

Length: recommended no more than 1-2 hours

Availability: Wednesday-Saturday, 10 am-5:30 pm

Cost: $3.50 per student

Maximum of 40 students per visit

1 Free Chaperone for every 5 students required.  Additional chaperones pay $3.50 each.

Free passes and memberships are not accepted for field trips.

First Security Bank Logo
First Security Bank is sponsoring free field trips!  Third-grade classes in Missoula qualify for free field trips to spectrUM.  Limited bus funding also available.  For more information, contact Caitlin Ervin.

spectrUM Science Store

spectrUM has a science store, and often students like to bring money to purchase items. Some of our most popular items are a dollar or less, so if they are interested, they might want to bring some pocket change.
Please call (406) 728-STEM (7836).