Alabama Museum of Natural History

Plan a Class Visit

The Alabama Museum of Natural History offers a variety of low-cost museum experiences for your class. If costs are an issue for your particular class, scholarships to cover registration and program fees for any education programs may be available. Eligibility for these funds is determined by financial need. Please contact Joyia Davis at joyia.davis@ua.edu for more information.

Tour Options

Guided Tours (10 or more): $3 per K-12 Student

Discovery Tour: $3 per K-12 Student

Discovery Lab Experience (limited to 20 students): $5 per K-12 Student

  • Reservations for the Discovery Lab Experience must be made at least two weeks in advance.
  • Activity Options
    • Fossil Dig (PreK-2nd)
    • Fossil Impressions (K-5th grade)
    • Rocks and Minerals (3rd-5th grade)
    • Owl Pellet Lab (6th-8th grade) – Coming Soon!
    • Water Quality Lab (9th-12th grade) – Coming Soon!

Field Trip Request Form (PDF)

Virtual Programs

The Alabama Museum of Natural History has partnered with the Alabama State Department of Education Virtual Field Trip program to offer free virtual programs via Zoom. For more information and to register, please visit the state department website here. Fall 2022 programs will begin in October.