Pennsylvania

ExpERIEnce Children's Museum

The Museum offers three floors of educational fun, focused on natural science and social studies. On the Creativity Floor, groups can utilize a multi-touch art table, an open painting studio, and a tactile wall. The Explore Floor boasts a bedrock cave, a water table, and a bubble station. On the Imagination Floor, groups can play in a kid-sized old town and supermarket, and get on stage to perform as a princess, pirate, superhero, and more at the Experience Theater. The museum also offers a special scout program, which includes badge-earning experiences and overnight visits.
 
Contact Info
Address: 420 French Street, Erie, PA 16507. Erie County. Tel: 814-453-3743. Website: www.eriechildrensmuseum.org. Hrs: Tues.-Sat. 10 AM-4PM, Sun. 1PM-4PM.
 
Trip Info
Grade Level: PreK-4th. Activity Type: Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Tours, Self-Guided Activities, Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: 2 hours. Cost: Fee.
 
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Art, Science, Social Studies.
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Art, Science, Social Studies.

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