Cincinnati Museum Center Field Trips


Hear your students say "Best Field Trip Ever"!

Three amazing museums, a five-story domed OMNIMAX® Theater, special exhibitions, a library & archives and more that 100 curriculum-based programs…all housed in a National Historic Landmark. Click here to fill out your field trip request form now!

Let Cincinnati Museum Center be your teaching Partner! All programs focus on problem-based learning and help develop critical-thinking skills while aligning with Ohio Revised Academic Content Standards and National Academic Standards. Click here to see how our programs and exhibits align with Science and Social Studies standards.

Learning Labs
Investigate topics like dinosaurs, simple machines, archaeology and astronomy in our interactive labs that inspire all ages to learn and participate. Choose from several Learning Labs, some of which include suggested OMNIMAX® pairings and guided tours of Museum exhibits. Designed for pre-kindergarten through grade 12. If a class listing outside of your students’ grade fits into your curriculum, please let us now – we’re able to modify most programs!

STEM Discovery Labs
Experience real world problems and project-based learning in an open laboratory environment designed to support STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) learning, innovation and experimentation.

Museum LIVE! Experiences
Enjoy unique, educational programs that support curriculum and learning standards, like live theater productions and docent-led tours of Cincinnati. Museum LIVE! Programs have extended capacity and some have flexible timing.

Cincinnati Museum Center gratefully acknowledges:



The Ashland Inc. Advised Fund of the Greater Cincinnati Foundation
SC Ministry Foundation
Wells Fargo Advisors
Woodward Trust

Additionally, Museum Center appreciates the City of Cincinnati, Hamilton County and the State of Ohio for operating and capital support.



Educator's Guide

Download the 2014-2015 Educator's Guide here.

Educator E-News

Get the latest news about Teacher Preview Nights, gallery and exhibit guides, new OMNIMAX® films and special exhibits, teacher resources and professional development opportunities and so much more! Click here to sign up for our Educator eNews!


Send us your photos

If you are interested in sending in photographs of your students enjoying one of our school programs, click here for a photo release form! Please email photos to or mail to:

Cincinnati Museum Center
School Programs Coordinator
1301 Western Ave.
Cincinnati, OH 45203

Educator Membership Discount

Cincinnati Museum Center shares your mission to educate. To show our appreciation, educators receive a $20 discount on membership. Enrich your family life and the lives of your students. Click here to download the Educator Discount Membership Form.