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Please be aware that many venues are temporarily closed due to COVID-19. We have added a new section of "Virtual Field Trips" on FieldTripDirectory.com in your state and beyond! Use the activity filter below to search for virtual trips, resources, and distance learning options in Mississippi or CLICK HERE for a list of virtual trips nationwide. Explore topics in the arts, science, social studies, and more from anywhere.

Ballet Mississippi

Ballet Mississippi presents two School Time Performances of The Nutcracker in December. The Nutcracker provides an opportunity for your students to enjoy an emersion to the arts.

ACTIVITY - Theater, Dance, Music, Shows GRADE LEVEL - Elementary School, Middle School, High School PROGRAM TYPE - Day Trips, Performances COST - Fee GROUP TYPE - School, Scout, Homeschool, Family MISSISSIPPI, Capital-River Region, JacksonTEL - 601-960-1560

Clinton Community Nature Center

The Clinton Community Nature Center features miles of walking trails, Play Forest, Mud Kitchen, Splashing Frog Water Feature, amphitheater, native plants, and hands-on activities.

ACTIVITY - Birds, Butterflies, Bees, Environmental Studies & Nature Centers GRADE LEVEL - All Grades PROGRAM TYPE - Day Trips, Self-Guided Field Trips, Guided Activities COST - Fee GROUP TYPE - School, Scout, Homeschool, Family MISSISSIPPI, Capital-River Region, ClintonTEL - 601-926-1104

International Museum of Muslim Cultures

The International Museum of Muslim Cultures offers educational programs, workshops and resources including a full teaching curriculum for all grade levels, the Timbuktu Human Dignity Curriculum.

ACTIVITY - History Museums, Exhibits & Sites, Multicultural & Heritage GRADE LEVEL - All Grades PROGRAM TYPE - Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Tours, Guided Activities COST - Fee GROUP TYPE - School, Scout, Camp, Homeschool, Family MISSISSIPPI, Capital-River Region, JacksonTEL - 601-960-0440

Jackson Fire Museum and Public Fire Safety Education Center

Jackson Fire Museum and Public Fire Safety Education Center consists of exhibits covering the history of Jackson’s fire department plus fire safety education.

ACTIVITY - History Museums, Exhibits & Sites, Nutrition, Health & Safety GRADE LEVEL - Early Childhood, Elementary School, Middle School PROGRAM TYPE - Day Trips, Guided Tours, Guided Activities COST - Fee GROUP TYPE - School, Scout, Camp, Homeschool, Family MISSISSIPPI, Capital-River Region, Glendora, JacksonTEL - 601-960-2433

Lower Mississippi River Museum

At the Lower Mississippi River Museum, explore life on the Mississippi River. Find out how different communities, farming families, and the US Army Corps of Engineers utilize the river.

ACTIVITY - History Museums, Exhibits & Sites, Aquariums, Marine Life, Hatcheries, Environmental Studies & Nature Centers GRADE LEVEL - Elementary School, Middle School, High School, College PROGRAM TYPE - Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours COST - Free GROUP TYPE - School, Scout, Camp, Homeschool, Family MISSISSIPPI, Capital-River Region, VicksburgTEL - 601-638-9900

McClain Safari

McClain offers educational field trips which includes a Safari tour where staff will provide educational information about the various species that you will see as well as a visit to our Petting Zoo.

ACTIVITY - Zoos, Wildlife, Vertebrates GRADE LEVEL - All Grades PROGRAM TYPE - Day Trips, Guided Tours, Self-Guided Activities, Guided Activities COST - Fee GROUP TYPE - School, Scout, Camp, Homeschool, Family MISSISSIPPI, Brandon, Capital-River Region, JacksonTEL - 601-829-1101

Mississippi Agriculture and Forestry Museum

Mississippi Agriculture and Forestry Museum provide visitors with a unique learning environment. Mississippi’s rich agricultural history is told through exhibits and artifacts on display.

ACTIVITY - History Museums, Exhibits & Sites, Agricultural Education GRADE LEVEL - All Grades PROGRAM TYPE - Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Tours COST - Fee GROUP TYPE - School, Scout, Homeschool, Family MISSISSIPPI, Capital-River Region, JacksonTEL - 601-432-4500

Mississippi Children's Museum

Mississippi Children’s Museum’s field trips promote hands-on, inquiry-based learning that helps to foster valuable critical thinking skills focusing on arts, history, health & science.

ACTIVITY - Children's Museums & Indoor Fun GRADE LEVEL - Early Childhood, Elementary School PROGRAM TYPE - Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Tours, Guided Activities COST - Fee GROUP TYPE - School, Scout, Camp, Homeschool, Family MISSISSIPPI, Capital-River Region, JacksonTEL - 601-981-5469

Mississippi Civil Rights Museum

The Mississippi Civil Rights Museum’s mission is to document, exhibit, and educate the public about the American Civil Rights Movement between 1945 and 1970. Combine trip with Museum of Mississippi History.

ACTIVITY - Civil Rights, History Museums, Exhibits & Sites GRADE LEVEL - Elementary School, Middle School, High School, College PROGRAM TYPE - Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Tours, Guided Activities COST - Fee GROUP TYPE - School, Scout, Camp, Homeschool, Family MISSISSIPPI, Capital-River Region, JacksonTEL - 601-576-6800
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Please be aware that many venues are temporarily closed due to COVID-19. See the individual websites for updates.

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