Youth and Education

The goal of each of the Museum’s educational program is to use our unique environment to teach science and history concepts in an interactive and fun manner and each program features a tour and hands-on activities. For a maximum ship experience, try one of the overnight stays!

Please note: Homeschools & Scout Groups Qualify for Field Trip Rates

The Hornet creates a great reference for my students to understand how the science, math, and engineering they are learning are applied in real life! – Nathan Haley, Stockton CA

EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMMING

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Field Trip at Sea

Grades K-12

Docent-led tours highlighting Hornet’s history and the Apollo missions

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Classroom Splashdown!

Grades K-12

Hornet inside the Classroom! Have one of our knowledgeable docents speak to your group or class.

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Step into History

Grades 8-12

20th Century American History (day tour) grades 8-12. Learn U.S. history while visiting five different historical stations onboard

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Passport to History

Grades 2-5

Experience life as a USS Hornet Sailor!

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STEM to Stern Sr.

Grades 9-12

Station Tours and Activities (day program)

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STEM to Stern Junior

Grades K-8

Station Tours and Hands-On Science Labs (day program)

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STEM Youth Summer Camp

Grades 3-5

2017 STEM Summer Day Camp dates available soon!

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Youth Overnight

Grades K-12

The ultimate overnight experience for Scouts and Youth Groups!

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Night Ops STEM Youth Overnight

Grades k-12

An Unforgettable Night of STEM Learning.

Reservations

To book a school fieldtrip:

Please download the following Tour Tips & Safety Rules (.pdf) to share with your group.

Teacher Information

See below for helpful program and tour information.