Museum Visits: In-Person & Virtual

Museum Visits: In-Person & Virtual Program Descriptions

The Bruce Museum offers museum visits, either in-person or virtual, for educational groups with students in preschool through high school featuring our exhibitions and collections. In-person and virtual field trips are offered from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM and include inquiry-based discussions and close looking at objects. Most programs are 45-60 minutes in length. To learn how to schedule a field trip, please click here

Below are the current programs we offer based on temporary exhibitions and the Museum’s collection. If you would like further information about a program or are interested in a personalized program, please contact Corinne Flax at

Please visit our In-Classroom Program Descriptions to learn about the new art outreach programs we are piloting this year. 


With the opening of the new permanent science exhibition, Cyclesthe Audience Engagement Department is piloting new programs for school-aged audiences, Pre-K through 8th grade. If you are interested in participating in a pilot of any of the programs listed below, please contact Corinne Flax at The pilot programs can be offered at the Museum for an in-person visit or as a virtual field trip. 

- Our Rocks, Our World: Local Geology

- Dinosaurs & Fossils

- Animal Ancestors: The Ice Age

- Animal Residents of Long Island Sound

- Backyard Animals

- Invertebrates & Life Cycles