School Group Reservations

School and group visits are available for classroom teachers, districts, charters, private schools, microschools, homeschoolers, and pods. You'll get access to the Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition, which covers the entirety of the center, a group greeting, our floor educators, and teacher resource materials to enhance your pre, during, and post-visit experience.

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For information on standard group reservations, visit Tickets & Visitor Info.

*Cost

$6 / Student for Non-Public School Groups

$6 / Student for 49% or less FRL Public Schools

$3 / Student for 50% or high FRL Public Schools

$10 / Chaperone

*We are able to offer these discounted prices for students to visit TITANIC: The Artifact Exhibition due to a generous grant from the Change Happens Foundation. Book NOW to access this experience at the current price! Once we run out of scholarship funds, group reservations will be $10 per student & chaperone.

Details

  • Minimum of 10 people. 40 people max for every 30 minute time slot.
    If you have a larger group, we can separate into smaller rounds to fit capacity limits. Inquire for more detail.
  • 1:5 chaperone ratio for elementary // 1:10 chaperone ratio for middle/high
    • Any additional chaperones will be charged the regular admission cost of $18/person separately,  at time of arrival
  • Reservations are necessary and must be made 2 weeks in advance.

How to Schedule a Visit

Call or Email to Schedule

Provide the information listed below by email to education@dcidaho.org or phone at 208.343.9895 ext. 224 to schedule your visit.

  • Contact First & Last Name
  • School Name
  • Phone Number
  • Grade level(s)
  • Numbers of students
  • 1st, 2nd & 3rd choice dates and times for your visit

Reservations are necessary and must be made 2 weeks in advance. Your booking is not confirmed until you have received a confirmation email from our Education staff.

It may take our team 3 business days to respond to your phone call or email. Please be patient and wait to follow up on reservations until after 3 business days have passed without a response from our team.

Payment

We accept payment by debit or credit cards only at this time. Payment must be received at least 7 business days prior to your reservation.

Rescheduling & Refund Policy

2 weeks notice is required for rescheduling, cancellation or refunds. Full refunds cannot be given less than 2 weeks before your visit.

Questions?

For more information, contact our Reservation Specialist & Coordinator at 208.343.9895 ext. 224 or education@dcidaho.org.

Spring 2021 Field Trip Sponsors

Discounted admission to Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition is made possible due to a generous grant from the Change Happens Foundation, the Dennis and Phyllis Washington Foundation with Modern Machinery, as well as the support of our community through Idaho Gives.

PROGRAMS & EVENTS

EVENTS AT THE CENTER

We host a variety of events here at the Discovery Center of Idaho: Young Discoverers, Adult Nights, and friendly challenges among members and frequent visitors. No matter the age or activity, we have a lot of fun and are certain we have something on our calendar sure to entertain and create lasting memories.

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  • Discovery Center of Idaho
    Main Office
    (208) 343-9895

  • EMAIL

  • General Inquiries:
    webmail@dcidaho.org

    Membership Information:
    membership@dcidaho.org

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  • Discovery Center of Idaho
    131 W. Myrtle Street
    Boise, Idaho 83702

  • HOURS

  • Sun: 12pm - 4:30pm
    Mon - Sat: 10am - 4:30pm
    Closed: New Years, Easter, Thanksgiving, Christmas

  • ADMISSION

  • Members & Under 2 • Free*
    Youth 2-17 • $12
    Adults 18+ • $18
    Seniors • $17
    Military Personnel • $1 Off
    * Free admission during standard exhibitions & reduced admissions during special exhibitions

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