Education

Are you looking for a fun, educational North Carolina field trip? More than 14,000 visitors a year experience our school programs to learn about science, horticulture and the Piedmont region. Many of the SciWorks programs are correlated to the NC Essential Standards for Science, and they are listed in our SciWorks Educators’ Guide.  To schedule a field trip, please go to the “Plan a Field Trip” section.  For questions, call (336) 714-7105 or email cferguson@sciworks.org.

School Group Admission

Rates apply during the school year only.  Planetarium and Education Program fees are additional.

PreSchool

$3
  • per person

WS/FC Schools

$Free
  • per person

Non-WS/FC Schools

$5.50
  • per person

Chaperones

$5.50
  • per person (1 Chaperone free/10 students)

Bus Driver

$Free
  • per person

Home School Admission

Rates apply during the school year only. Planetarium and Education Program fees are additional.

Forsyth Co. Home School

$3
  • per person

Non-Forsyth Co. Home School

$5.50
  • per person

These prices are in effect Tuesday-Friday, and when WSFC schools are in session. Regular admission rates apply on weekends, summer months, school holidays, snow days, and teacher work days. Proper home school ID and proof of Forsyth Co. residency required. Home school specific programs are offered monthly through the school year.

Program Costs

PreK-12

$5.50
  • per person

Planetarium

$5.50
  • per person

Laser Demos*

$1.50
  • per person

* Laser demos available only with scheduled planetarium show

Teachers receive a 10% discount in our SciShop!