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School Field Trips > Museum AstronoMonday (5th Grade):

Museum AstronoMonday 5th Grade Only Field Trips Overview

Welcome to our online registration system for AstronoMonday field trips in person at the museum. These programs only take place on Mondays and are most closely aligned with 5th grade NGSS standards.

All AstronoMonday visits run from 10:00 AM – Noon and include:

An interactive presentation in our full-dome Gladwin Planetarium


A demonstration of our powerful telescopes in the Palmer Observatory

Field Trip Safety Information:

The health and safety of the children and adults who join us for field trips is extremely important to us. For the 2022-23 program year, we are continuing to take the following steps in response to the continuing presence of COVID-19 in our communities:

  • The Museum hosts no more than one (1) class at a time on Mondays.
  • Masks are required for all children and adults on school visits while indoors at the Museum. Masks are optional outdoors.
  • All Museum staff and docents working with field trip students are vaccinated against COVID-19.
  • Only one class group will be in the planetarium or observatory at a time.

Below is a quick overview of our enrollment process.

  • Select grade level and number of students in your class group (up to 30 students).
  • The cost is $100 per class group.
  • Museum Access Fund (MAF) Scholarship – If your school is a Title I school, there will be a discount applied of $50 per class group.
  • Please check your school calendar before booking your visit – there are no refunds for cancellations and reschedules are not guaranteed.

Please note only credit card payments are accepted online. Your non-refundable payment online guarantees your booking.

Please have your credit card ready before starting the enrollment process.

Questions? Need Registration Support?

Please contact the School and Teacher Coordinator at or call 805-682-4711 ext. 108