Field Trips in Kansas by Subject Area
Annotated Lists of Things to See and Do in Kansas with Kids
All about Wichita
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The Art Park
Art school in Wichita, Kansas, which offers weekly art classes as well as monthly workshops for homeschoolers ages 3-adult.
7230 E. 29th St. N.
Wichita, KS 67226
Wichita Center for the Arts
Offering over 60 youth and adult art classes during our Winter / Spring 2010 session. Classes begin January 18 and run for a full 12 weeks. Our class prices average around $6.50 per hour.
9112 East Central
Wichita, KS 67206
Wonderscope Children’s Museum of Kansas City
Located in Shawnee, Kansas, is committed to sparking a lifelong love of learning in children through the power of play.
Shawnee, KS 66203
This fully restored landmark is Kansas City’s most prominent destination for cultural and entertainment activities.
30 West Pershing Rd.
Kansas City, MO. 64108
Kansas State Historical Society
Maintains many historical sites. This page is a guide to fun things for kids to do. Many locations.
Little House on the Prairie Historical Site
A small log cabin was reconstructed by local community volunteers following the description found in Laura Ingalls Wilder’s book. All the references to surrounding terrain can be found a short distance from the cabin. Located 13 miles southwest of Independence, just off Highway 75.
Museum of World Treasures
Currently offering: Museum highlight guided tours, curriculum-themed guided tours, faith-based guided tours, and history/social studies education from ancient to contemporary.
835 E 1st St.
Wichita, KS 67202 – In Historic Old Town Witchita
316.263.1311 or toll free: 888.700.1311.
Great Plains Nature Center
A nature education facility.
6232 E. 29th Street North
A fun way to discover our natural and historical world in a relaxed, outdoor setting.
1168 K-157 Highway
Junction City, KS 66441
Sternberg Museum of Natural History
Located in Hays, Kansas, right along I-70, the museum is an exciting and educational destination for travelers, school groups, and families.
Fort Hays State University
600 Park Street
Hays, KS 67601-4099
University of Kansas Natural History Museum
Explore this site to learn more about how the museum discovers, documents, and disseminates knowledge about the earth’s biological diversity.
1345 Jayhawk Blvd.
Lawrence, KS 66045-7561
Visitor services (785) 864-4450
KC Pumpkin Patch
We offer a field trip rate for homeschools. Seasonal: late September through October 31.
29755 W. 191st St.
Gardner, KS 66030
Cosmosphere and Space Center
One of the world’s premier space museums, and we offer teachers and students throughout the Midwest resources that are unavailable anywhere else in the region.
1100 N Plum St.
Hutchingson, KS 67501