Mondays at the Museum

Free Field Trip Admission!

2017-2018

Space Limited – Book Today!
See details, below.

The Hiller Aviation Museum presents free field trip experiences to K-12 schools on select Mondays.

Groups must satisfy the following requirements to participate in Mondays at the Museum:

  • Groups must come from a public, private or charter school.  Individuals and families are not eligible to receive the Mondays at the Museum fee waiver.
  • Students attending must be in Grades K-12
  • Group must include at least 12 students and one adult chaperone for every 8 students.
  • Advance reservations are required and must be booked at least two weeks prior to the visit.
  • Reservations must be secured by credit card.  There is no charge to attend, but cancellation policies (including $25 cancellation fee) apply to all groups.

Priority is given to public schools with demonstrated financial need.

Available Dates

Free admission is available to school groups on the following Mondays:

2017
September 11, 18, 25
October 2, 16, 23, 30
November 6, 13, 27
December 4, 11, 18

2018
January 8, 22, 29
February 5, 12, 26
March 5, 12, 19, 26
April 16, 23, 30
May 7, 14, 21
June 4

Availability on each date is limited as no more than 120 students may be accommodated at any time.  Due to heavy demand, submitting reservation requests at least one month in advance is highly recommended.

Changing of confirmed reservations is allowed on a space-available basis, but regular field trip admission and program fees apply to field trip visits that occur on dates other than those indicated above.

Larger school groups seeking free or reduced price visits may apply for a field trip assistance using the Admission/Program Fee Waiver Request. Qualified schools may receive up to $850 in admission/program fee credits towards any field trip visit Tuesday through Friday.

Programs and Activities

All field trips include admission to the Hiller Aviation Museum, its aircraft collection and all available interactive Gallery experiences.  One basic hands-on program may also be requested as part of a Mondays at the Museum field trip at no charge.

Eligible program topics include the following:

Aircraft Design / Engineering

Amazing Aircraft I (K-5)

Physical Science

Flight and Motion (K-5)
Flight Simulator Lab (3-12)

Weather/Earth Science

Eye on the Sky (K-2)

Additional hands-on program topics may be available.  Standard program fees apply.

How to Register

To book your Mondays at the Museum – Google Field Trip Days experience, submit a request using the Hiller Aviation Museum’s online request form indicating one or more of the available Monday dates .  Space is limited.  You will receive a field trip confirmation message to verify the date that you have received.

Priority for Low-Income Schools

Through the generosity of Google, schools with at least 40% of students qualified to receive free or reduced price meals may complete an Admission and Program Fee Waiver Request to receive fee waivers and priority placement.

Transportation Reimbursement

Transportation reimbursement is available through a separate program for qualified public schools with 40% or more of students eligible to receive free/reduced price meals.  Download the Field Trip Transportation Reimbursement Request form for more information or to apply for this assistance.