School Field Trips

Bring Your Class to the Missouri Civil War Museum

Are you a History or Social Studies teacher wanting to engage your students outside of the classroom? Here at the Missouri Civil War Museum, we bring history to life through our Field Trip educational programs!

Check out the Field Trip Programs below:

Things to Know

  • Field trip options for school groups larger than 25
  • Designed for grades 5th and up
  • ADA accessible with elevator rear entrance
  • Requires a $25.00 nonrefundable downpayment to secure the date and time
  • 2 Field Trip Options: A (half-day) & B (full-day)
  • All field trip options include a museum tour (scavenger hunts available below)

Field Trip Option A

  • Half-day program
  • 1 pre-selected educational class
  • Just $5.00/student
  • For every 10 students, 1 teacher/chaperone is free

Field Trip Option B

  • Full-day program
  • 2 pre-selected educational classes
  • Just $6.00/student
  • For every 10 students, 1 teacher/chaperone is free

Educational Classes

  • Common Soldier: Who was Billy Yank and Johnny Reb
  • Uniforms, Weapons, Equipment: What Soldiers Carried On the March and In Combat
  • Bullets & Bandages: Civil War Medicine
  • Banners of Glory: Civil War Flags

Reservations

Please call our Programming Coordinator Kristen Trout at 314-845-1861 for availability and reservations.

Our peak season is April and May – make your reservations as far in advance as possible if interested in those months. 

Download Education Information
Download Student Scavenger Hunt