Museum School School-Age Classes


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In addition to its well-known preschool program, Museum School also offers many learning opportunities for school-age children.  These discovery-based classes feature various science and history topics enriched with Museum specimens and artifacts where appropriate, creative activities, science investigations and other hands-on explorations. 

Air Park


How do airplanes fly? Air Park provides a hands-on look at the forces that lift planes, animals, insects and other objects off the ground and soaring through the air.


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How do airplanes fly? Air Park provides a hands-on look at the forces that lift planes, animals, insects and other objects off the ground and soaring through the air.

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Bugs! A Rainforest Adventure

Bugs! A Rainforest Adventure

Now Showing!


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Bugs! A Rainforest Adventure explores dramatic and savage lives of an Old World praying mantis and a beautiful butterfly, known by their Latin names, Hierodula and Papilio.

Tornado Alley


Available for Field Trips

Now Showing
Runtime: 42 min. | Rated: G


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TORNADO ALLEY is a science adventure revealing the beauty and the power of some of our planet's most extreme -- and least understood -- weather phenomena.

Fort Worth Champions! - Angela Stanford

November 28, 1977 – Present

Angela StanfordEven from her earliest days playing golf, Angela Stanford wanted perfection and victory.  A native of Fort Worth, Stanford informed her father when she was only ten years old that she would one day play golf for Texas Christian University (TCU).  And she did!

Under the Sea

Under the Sea Splashes into the Omni Theater, an IMAX Dome

Opening May 25, 2013
Runtime: 41 minutes
MPAA Rating: G

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UNDER THE SEA offers a uniquely inspirational and entertaining way to explore the beauty and natural wonder of the oceans, as well as the impact of global climate change upon them.



Thank you for your interest in educational programs available for you and your child at the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History.  Here are just a few of the upcoming educational opportunities


PUBlic Knowledge

PUBlic Knowledge

A monthly adult gathering celebrating brains and brew, presented at a local watering hole by the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History

To download Dr. Marc Shwartz's presentation from the June 7 event click here


Girl Scout Field Trips

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Let us help you work on your Girl Scout troop’s Journeys and Badges. Join us in fun, hands-on workshops, designed around Girl Scout Journeys and Badges offered at the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History. All workshops are $300, or $20 per person, whichever is greater.  Cost includes a two-hour program with many hands on activities that apply directly toward accomplishing the Journey or Badge you select, plus a Museum Patch for each participant.

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Fun Fact
The rolling loop projector--the heart of the IMAX film system--was invented in the 1960's by Ron Jones, a machinist and camera builder from Brisbane, Australia.

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Omni Films

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