Inspiring People to Connect with Nature

Field Trips

Bring your school classes, homeschool groups, scout troops, or other groups out to Calusa Nature Center and Planetarium for a field trip.

We offer a highly customizable field trip experience for all age levels, featuring:

Guided nature walks tailored to grade-appropriate topics and interests
Full-dome planetarium, featuring shows from the European Southern Observatory and the International Planetarium Society as well as live stargazing presentations
Space museum with a large collection of meteorites
Live animal show with opportunities to interact with native and invasive animals
Enclosed butterfly garden with native wildflowers
Aviary featuring owls and a bald eagle
Large collection of reptiles including two full grown alligators, rattlesnakes, and a crocodile
Nature museum with fossils and artifacts

Cost is $5 per student, teachers/group leaders are free, additional adult chaperones $8

Girl Scout Space Science badge programs are available for all scouting levels at $10 per scout (more badges coming soon!)

To schedule a field trip or get additional information please contact our Environmental Education Coordinator, Rebecca here or call (239)-275-3435

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