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For Educators

Tours for School Groups

Free of charge. Let us help you plan an unforgettable field trip to the Thomas Whitaker Museum. Trained guides provide lively and instructive tours for students of all ages, from pre-school to college. Advance reservation is required, please read the "Scheduling & Logistics for Educators" 

Each tour meets the Davis County Curriculum Content Standards. 

Evening Tours for Youth Organizations

Free of charge. Let us plan a special evening tour for your youth groups. Advance reservation is required, please read the "Scheduling & Logistics for Educators" as the same rules apply.  Tuesdays only.

Scheduling & Logistics for Educators

Arranging a field trip is quick and easy. If you have any questions that aren’t answered below, please contact the Museum at (801) 335-8843 or


School tours should be arranged at least two weeks in advance. When you call or e-mail, please tell us about your students’ needs and interests. We will work with you to choose or design an appropriate experience. Advise us of the date and time preferred, with alternate dates, and the number of students and adults in your group.


The Museum at (801) 335-8843 or


You will receive written confirmation of your reservation by return e-mail. The date, time, and content of your field trip are not finalized until you receive confirmation.

Group Size

A maximum of 35 students may tour the Museum at one time. We can accommodate multiple groups, provided we know your numbers in advance.  Be prepared to divide into smaller groups of 15 prior to the start of the tour.


One adult chaperone is required for every 15 students. Chaperones must remain with the group at all times.