Group Visit + Program

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Group Visit + Program: which includes a 30-minute, in-depth, curriculum-based workshop on a topic of your choice (topics below) led by a museum educator plus free exploration time within the Children's Museum of New Hampshire. (15 person minimum, 30 person maximum). Choose from the workshop topics below:

Required: Visit must be scheduled in advance. One adult chaperone for every 5 children.

Fees: The Group Visit + Program fee is a tiered flat rate based on number of participants. A $50 deposit is required to reserve your date. If you are unable to pay online with a credit card, please email to reserve with a check through the mail. The balance is due at least two weeks in advance of your scheduled visit.

10-20 Participants: $160
21-30 Participants: $270

*Adults included in the total number. 1 adult required for every 5 children. Please note that due to the current situation, we no longer offer classrooms for snack or lunch.

Dates to book a Group Visit + Program coming soon.

Choose one of these topics for your visit:


Flight: Pushes and Pulls, Grades 1 - 5
Learn all about the forces of flight in this build-and-test lab. This lesson concludes with each student trying out a flying contraption of their own design in our Build It. Fly It. exhibit!

Digging Dinosaurs, Grades PreK - 4
Explore the Scientific Method by pretending to be a paleontologist! Dig into a mini dinosaur fossil site with other "scientists in training" and identify the dinosaur that has been unearthed.

All About Patterns, Grades PreK - 2
Learn about symmetry, shapes & tessellations while you explore basic foundations of math and create a pattern project to take home with you.

Science of Sound, Grades 1-5
Experiment with sound – how do we make it, how do we hear it, how does it travel, and what’s the science behind it?


Celebrations of the World, Grades 1 - 5
Using artifacts from different cultures students will explore what makes our culture and other cultures unique. Discover and compare everyday items, food, and customs from around the world as you explore actual artifacts from the museum's collection.

Decorative Masks, Grades Pre K - 4
Learn how masks are used during ceremonies and festivals by cultures around the world. Explore the techniques and materials used to make these works of art while creating your own unique mask to take home.


River Builders, Grades 1 - 5
Discover the many creatures that build along and within the river through interactive observation. Students will learn how different creatures build, why and where they build, as well as how the river ecosystem supports these builders.

Nocturnal Animals, Grades K - 5
This lesson introduces nocturnal animals through hands-on activities and experiments. Students will learn about the special senses these animals have to help them survive at night, and make a project to take home.

Orientation Video for Groups Visiting CMNH

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