Modesto A. Maidique Campus Field Trip
Reach for the moon, the outer edges of the universe and everything in between.
Tour our campus, then explore the Stocker AstroScience Center to learn about space and celestial objects with South Florida's only research-grade telescope.
Reserve This Program
Fill out our form to begin your reservation. Each field trip accommodates up to 30 individuals. Virtual group field trips run 120 minutes. Experiences are primarily offered during core hours of 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
- Offered Monday–Friday
- Requires a strong internet connection
- $415 per virtual field trip (max. 30 participants)
- Primarily offered on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays
- Hosted at the Modesto A. Maidique Campus
- $450 per in-person field trip (max. 30 participants)
Requests for alternate days or times will be considered. Within 48 hours after you submit your request, an Education Outreach team member will contact you to discuss your proposed itinerary. Once everything is reviewed and set, the invoice will be sent.
K-12 Florida Education Standards
The following standards are focused by suggested grade levels and aligned to Florida Department of Education benchmarks.
Girl Scout Patch and Badge Alignments
Our program contains activities and benchmarks to help Scouts earn the following badges/patches.
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