Space & Science Field Trips

Space Foundation Discovery Center is undergoing a transformative remodel, renovation, and expansion with a grand reopening in the Spring of 2024.

During the renovation we are excited to bring our STEM inspired field trips to your schools location! Please find information on our Space2School and Outreach Expedition visits below! 

We are still booking field trips TO Space Foundation Discovery Center for April and May 2024. 

Field Trips & Classes

field trips and classesSpace Foundation supports PreK through 20 students with standards-based curriculum that uses space principles to integrate science, technology, engineering, arts, and math (STEAM) into all content areas. Programs are delivered directly to students in laboratory, classroom and after-school settings by our team of accredited educators.

Laboratories that feature "Immersive Education" experiences for students, are held in our various education facilities located in Space Foundation Discovery Center, El Pomar Space Gallery, AGI Space Mission Simulation Laboratory, Lockheed Martin Space Education Center, and Northrop Grumman Science Center. Immersive Education programs that put students in real-world scenarios and that utilize the latest technology, and extraordinary teaching tools, including Science On a Sphere®, programmable robots used in a simulated Martian environment and sophisticated software programs used by professional aerospace engineers. We also offer customized programs that teach and reinforce standards-based classroom activities.

The classes we offer are available to individual classroom teachers; school districts and other educational institutions, including public and private schools, colleges and universities offering education curriculum; and homeschool organizations. Fees are based upon the complexity of the program, location and number of students involved.

Do you have questions?

Space2School Visit

  • SFDC Educator Led
  • Grades K-12
  • $375/2 classrooms (max of 30 students per class)
  • Up to 60 minutes (dependent on grade level)
  • Additional classrooms $50 each (max of 30 students per class)
  • NGSS standards-based lesson and hands on activity.
  • Grade level topics available upon request


Questions or additional information [email protected]

Outreach Expedition Visit 

  • SFDC Educator Led
  • Grades 5-12
  • $12 per student
  • Min 1 classroom (15 students) /Max 3 classrooms (30 students per class)
  • Two -2 hour visits, 4 hours in total
  • 3 Themes: Exploring our Universe, Topics in STEM or Next Decade in Space.
    • Under each theme, there are 5 related topics, schools will pick one topic to complete.
  • NGSS standards-based lesson and hands on activities.

Select a Class Category below to view Field Trips and Classes.

EXPEDITIONS: 5-week track program

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Teacher liaisons are extraordinary educators who use space-related education programs and principles in the classroom to act as advocates for space-based education in their schools and districts.

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To start planning your field trip, email us! [email protected]

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