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Toledo
Field Trips

Toledo is located on the western shore of Lake Erie and is the fourth largest city in Ohio. The city offers a wide array of cultural opportunities including a world-class art museum, a symphony orchestra, an opera, and many theatres.

National Museum of the Great Lakes

The National Museum of the Great Lakes is a museum in the Toledo Maritime Center, a heritage location on the banks of the Maumee River. The museum offers a variety of educational programs for all ages.

GRADE LEVEL - Elementary School, Middle School, High School PROGRAM TYPE - Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Tours, Guided Activities COST - Fee GROUP TYPE - School, Scout, Camp, Homeschool, Family OHIO
Toledo
TEL - 419-214-5000

The Black Heritage Museum and Multicultural Center

The Black Heritage Museum and Multicultural Center is the only library or museum in the world awarded the Smithsonian’s Black Wings exhibit which features African American Aviators from early pioneers, to the esteemed WWII Red Tails-Tuskegee Airmen, and up to the Space Shuttle Program.

GRADE LEVEL - Elementary School, Middle School, High School, College PROGRAM TYPE - Day Trips, Self-Guided Activities, Guided Activities COST - Fee GROUP TYPE - School, Scout, Camp, Homeschool, Family OHIO
Findlay
Toledo
TEL - 419-423-4954

The Toledo Zoo & Aquarium

At the Toledo Zoo & Aquarium, experience up-close encounters with over 16,000+ animals representing 680+ species! In an effort to save endangered wildlife, we participate in more than 80 Species Survival Plans.

GRADE LEVEL - All Grades PROGRAM TYPE - Day Trips, Overnights, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Tours, Self-Guided Activities, Guided Activities COST - Fee GROUP TYPE - School, Scout, Camp, Homeschool, Family OHIO
Toledo
TEL - 419-385-5721

Toledo Botanical Garden

Toledo Botanical Garden encompasses 60 acres with an Inclusive Garden that is accessible, sensory experience of sights, sounds, tastes and textures. Visitors can use the link on a cell phone to use the Plant Collection Map to find the exact location of a species or variety of plant throughout the Garden.

GRADE LEVEL - All Grades PROGRAM TYPE - Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Activities COST - Free GROUP TYPE - School, Scout, Camp, Homeschool, Family OHIO
Toledo
TEL - 419-270-7500

Toledo Firefighters Museum

This working fire station from the 1920s houses a vast collection of vintage equipment, uniforms and antique fire toys. The Museum offers kid-friendly guided tours to learn about the history of fire fighting in Toledo and fire safety.

GRADE LEVEL - Early Childhood, Elementary School PROGRAM TYPE - Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Tours COST - Free GROUP TYPE - School, Scout, Camp, Homeschool, Family OHIO
Toledo
TEL - 419-478-3473

Toledo History Museum

The Toledo History Museum preserves the physical artifacts of Toledo’s history which is exhibited to highlight and present the large and rich tapestry of Toledo’s story. Industrial history plays a large part of Toledo’s story, but THM also showcases social, cultural, and ethnic parts of the city’s past.

GRADE LEVEL - Elementary School, Middle School, High School PROGRAM TYPE - Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours COST - Fee GROUP TYPE - School, Scout, Camp, Homeschool, Family OHIO
Toledo
TEL - 419-215-2437

Toledo Museum of Art

The Toledo Museum of Art is an internationally known art museum that houses a collection of more than 30,000 objects. With 45 galleries, it covers 280,000 square feet and is currently in the midst of a massive multiyear expansion plan to its 40-acre campus.

GRADE LEVEL - All Grades PROGRAM TYPE - Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Tours, Guided Activities COST - Fee, Free GROUP TYPE - School, Scout, Camp, Homeschool, Family OHIO
Toledo
TEL - 410-255-8000

Toledo Police Museum

Toledo Police Museum traces the history of the local police department and strives to display the history of “Toledo’s Finest” through the collection of artifacts, interactive displays and virtual library.

GRADE LEVEL - Elementary School, Middle School, High School PROGRAM TYPE - Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Activities COST - Free GROUP TYPE - School, Scout, Camp, Homeschool, Family OHIO
Toledo
TEL - 419-720-2485