Field Trips

Field Trips

Looking for a field trip opportunity that is truly educational, unique, and protected from Oklahoma’s unpredictable weather?  Oklahoma Aquarium programs are designed to get your students excited about marine animals, aquatic science, and the environment.

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An Aquarium educator explains why a starfish is not really a fish. 

IMPORTANT UPDATES!

We are thrilled to announce that due to a generous grant from The Boeing Company, the Aquarium will be offering new technology based upgrades for field trips coming soon! 

Education Rates

  • $6/student $10/adult (college students included)
  • $7/student $11/adult (college students included) on The Inside Story, details below
  • School employees (teachers, bus drivers, etc.) are free with the school group!
  • A minimum of 20 participants is required to qualify for the discounted education rates. We apologize, but memberships may not be used for field trip student admissions. 
  • Memberships and coupons are not valid for field trips. 

 A behind-the-scenes tour is offered for 7th grade and up. We can accommodate a maximum of 50 students. Click for more information on The Inside Story.

Reservations

To make your reservation now, complete and submit the online form below. Allow one week for a confirmation. Feel free to contact the education department if you have any questions. Once you've made your reservation, please download our teacher led gallery guide for more information on your upcoming visit.

Fish Friends Education Fund

Click here for information on financial assistance for field trips.

Box Lunches

Make lunch easy for your field trip with our Box Lunches. We'll have sandwiches for everyone ready when you get here. Click here for more information.

 

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Make the most of your Oklahoma Aquarium visit!

Please use the links below to connect to our Educator Guides. These guides provide enhanced learning opportunities to use before, during and after your class visit.

All Oklahoma Aquarium Educator Guides are developed by our education staff to assist teachers in meeting curriculum requirements. Please click on the links below for more information. 

All Ages:

Teacher-led Aquarium Tours

Pre-K and K:

Reptile Roundup

Seaside Storytime: Three Little Beavers

Grades 1-3

Who Eats Who in the Deep Ocean Blue? (pre-K & K)

Completely Cartilaginous (multi-age) Accompanying Activities

Eight Armed Bandits (multi-age)

A Seahorse of a Different Color (pre-K & K)

Aqua-Saurs: A Closer Look at Marine Reptiles

Grades 4-6

Creeps from the Deep (multi-age)

Sea Turtle Science

Extreme Amazon (multi-age)

Tidepools

What Bugs You?

Grades 7-12

The Coral Animal Accompanying Activities

Turning the Tide

Additional Resources

Click here to download an Aquarium scavenger hunt.