Plantmobile

 

NEW for Fall 2020!
Field Trip in-a-Box Classroom Activity Sets

Sets will be announced Wednesday, August 26, 2020

Based on our popular Arboretum Fall-season Field Trip and Plantmobile themes, these mailed-to-you sets provide Arboretum style hands-on plant experiences this fall no matter whether you are in-person, on-line, or in a hybrid learning model.

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We'll come to you with the Plantmobile! We bring the hands-on science, real plants, microscopes and lively take-home investigations. It's a discovery-filled fieldtrip right in your classroom. 


$6 per student* + $50 Transportation fee 

*A processing fee of $7.50 will be applied to each order 
NOTE: Final adjustment count for # of students and all Plantmobile fees are due at least 30 days in advance.

Kindergarten 1st Grade 2nd Grade
Kindergarten 1st Grade  2nd Grade  

Additional Options

 

Distance Learning
Arboretum learning direct to your students' computers

Distance learning opportunities for your students to use, based on the Arboretum's popular Field Trips and Plantmobile themes!


Plantmobile

Field Trips
Bring your class to the Arboretum for hands-on science fun! 

Visit the Arboretum during the Fall, Winter, or Spring and treat your students to a hands-on, real plants, learning experience!


Homeschool
Individual Students with their adult educators

Groups of 12 or more homeschool students may register for any field trip, above! 

Self-Guided Visits
You know your students' needs best

See Self-Guided Visits for resources to lead your own Arboretum adventure, or extend your visit.



Ready to Register?

  1. Sign in or create a login to our purchase portal
  2. Select the program(s) you want, and place it in your shopping basket
  3. Process your order as "purchase order" or call us to pay by credit card. You will receive a confirmation/invoice via email right away. 

Need Help?

Arboretum Education Office
Mon - Fri, 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.*
arbedu@umn.edu
612-301-1210*
*We are temporarily working from home during Covid-19, we may return phone messages from a home phone 
Field Trip Reservation Request Form

Scholarships

Scholarships open Wednesday, August 26, 2020 at noon
View Scholarship information

The Arboretum is committed to making its educational opportunities accessible for all school audiences. With the generous support of the foundations and donors, we are pleased to offer a menu of scholarship opportunities for our schools. 

Cancellation Policies 
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