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Here’s a comprehensive list of  eld trip destinations in the Greater Omaha area, as well as programs that will visit your location in order to enrich your students’ learning experiences.
Arbor Day Farm Tree Adventure 2611 Arbor Avenue
Nebraska City, Ne 68410 402-873-9347
Bellevue Berry & Pumpkin Ranch
Field Trip Shows
Arbor Day Farm Tree Adventure – Rich with history and committed to conservation, The Tree Adventure offers facilitated Science and Social Studies  eld learning for classes from Pre-K -12th grade. Spend your day in the trees, walk the trails, visit the Lied Greenhouse and head to our outdoor classroom to learn lessons about the Web of Life – students are immersed in the learning experience as they act out the interconnectedness of all living things. Our Nature Interpreters will engage learners and provide a specially designed curriculum. With the Nature Discovery Program, you’ll explore
Feb. 23-Mar. 11, 2018
the wonders of nature! Let us guide your group while you hunt to set the record straight. Expand your experience by jumping aboard the Discovery Ride to journey into the heart of Arbor Day Farm winding through orchards, woodlands and windbreaks and across streams. View the Farm’s agricultural and energy conservation practices at work. From the heights of Canopy Tree House to the Nature Explore Classroom to the animal tracks along the Tree House Trail, come and discover why Arbor Day Farm is the premier local resource for Educational Fieldtrips.
TOURING SHOWS Price: $6.50 per child for school groups
We o er many educational shows that can be presented in a school forum or cafeteria
Learn how pumpkins are harvested and grown, learn their history, their nutritional
value and  rming process while having fun at our ranch. All of the activities
include educational interaction  r children.
Babe The Sheep Pig
Madagascar: A Musical Adventure
Sept. 8-24, 2017
Oct. 6-22, 2017
Activities include:
Point A to Point B
Oct. 21-Nov. 12, 2017
• Bounce House
• Haunted Hayrack Ride & Haunted House
Van Gogh & Me
• FalTl hHearBvest/ChPruimstmpkains PFiaegldea nut rEver
Nov. 3-12, 2017 • Pirate's ShiDpePcl.a1y-2A3re, a2017
The Meaning of Maggie
• Ranch Animal Corral
• How the West was Fun Barn
Jan. 26-Feb. 11, 2018
Wynken, Blynken & Nod
Feb. 10-Mar. 4, 2018
• Jungle Grass Maze
• Pirate Cave
Wonderland: Alice’s Rock & Roll Adventure Mar. 23-Apr. 8, 2018
School Tours: Each October pre-school and school age kids from groups like yours
Curious George & the Golden Meatball Apr. 20-May 6, 2018
visit the Great Pumpkin Round-Up at the Bellevue Berry & Pumpkin Ranch. The visit at
the ranch is packed with outdoor educational value as well as hands on experience
Other Opportunities:
with many of the activities.
ATDhDeAchPilRdEre-nOwRiPllOtaSkTe-ShHoOmWesWoOmReKwSoHnOdPerfuleducationalfactsregardingpumpkinfarming Workshops enhance a  eld trip experience, help students learn about the performing arts, or be tailored to  t
as well as their very own pumpkin  ess than 10 lbs.) and a coloring book.
your curriculum.
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Between 9 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., parents/ adults with the groups are $3.50 admission
The Bully Show
Groups of 15 kids includes one free teacher's admission.
The Super Adventures of Nutrition Woman & Dr. Exercise
Outdoor picnic areas available  r sack lunches or snacks.
Farmer Brown’s Birthday Surprise
Dates/Hours: Sept. 20 - Nov. 2, Mon - Thurs.; Hours 9 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Three- and  ve-day residencies are available with topics such as the American Revolution, Bringing Literature to Life, and Introduction to Playwriting.
Durham Museum
801 S. 10th Street Omaha, Ne 68108 402-444-5071
Evening Fun - Family Fun Night Out Bring the whole  mily  r a school night out; we will take care of the rest. You will be provided with your own camp re site complete with a grill and a hayrack ride to the pumpkin patch. Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday nights til 9:00 pm Inquire about our fundraising opportunity.
(402) 331-5500
11001 S. 48th St., Papillion, NE 68133 Located between Cornhusker Rd. & Hwy. 370
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Since 1931, Omaha’s Union Station has connected visitors to adventure and excitement,  rst as a bustling train station, and now as The Durham Museum. Recently named Nebraska’s newest National Historic Landmark, the museum offers an enticing line-up of educational programming for all grade levels. Our standards-based programs,  eld trips and tours are designed for
both elementary and secondary students to discover their local, state, and regional history through engaging, hands-on activities and experiences, including pre- and post-visit activities. Students dive into topics such as Lewis and Clark, Omaha Faces and Places, Native American Life, Pioneer
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Complete info available at
For reservations or information, contact Melissa Richter at
or (402) 502-4625

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