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!

Things to Know

  • For field trip groups larger than 25 students
  • Designed for grades 5 and up
  • Requires a $25.00 nonrefundable downpayment to secure your preferred date and time
  • 2 field trip options for a customized experience
  • Scavenger hunt throughout the museum’s galleries included
  • ADA accessible with elevator and ramp

Educational Classes

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

Field Trip Option A

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

Field Trip Option B

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


Please call us 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. 

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Download Student Scavenger Hunt