The Children's Museum of Wilmington

Come play with us at The Children’s Museum of Wilmington! Field trip programs include a brief orientation, time to explore the four floors of interactive exhibits, and an optional educational program highlighting a subject of your choice. Check out Imagination Playground where your students and scouts can use blocks to build animals, rocket ships, and robots. Let your group grab puppets from the Puppet Theater and sit back while they use their imagination to put on a puppet show. 
 
Contact Info 
Address: 116 Orange St. Wilmington, NC 28401
. New Hanover County. Tel: 910-254-3534. Email: fieldtrips@playwilmington.org. Website: www.playwilmington.org. Hrs: Museum: Mon.-Sat. 9AM-5PM, Sun. 1PM-5PM. Group Visits: Tue.-Thurs. 10AM-3PM, Fri. 11AM-3PM.
 
Trip Info 
Grade Level: PreK-6th. Activity Type: Day Trips, Self-Guided Activities, Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: 2 hours. Cost: Fee. 
 
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Language Arts, Science.
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Art, Science.  

Lesson Plan To Enrich This Class Trip

Children's Museum Lesson Plan

Gravity, robotics, health and fitness, culture, engineering, environment, and art are just a few of the educational topics that young students can learn about and experiment with at children’s museums. Children’s museums provide hands-on, colorful, interactive exhibits that help young students learn about a variety of topics.... Continue