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Trips to the Museums in May and June have been a tradition for students for many years. During the Spring Field Days time, classes can explore The Farmers’ Museum, Fenimore Art Museum, and our Native American Sites at their own pace. 

Spring Field Days now features Museum Quest, a series of staffed drop-in learning stations at both museums to help students explore our collections through standards-based activities in math, science, social studies, and language arts. All of the learning stations are connected to New York State Learning Standards, including the Common Core Standards in English Language Arts. 

Offered: May, June
Cost: $6 per student (includes admission to The Farmers’ Museum and the Fenimore Art Museum)
New York State Standards: SS, Arts, ELA Common Core, MST

View our Museum Quest Map and Chaperone Guide to learn more about the program.

Booking in advance is required. Please email school programs or call (607) 547-1461. You can also start the booking process online with our School Programs Request Form.

Cooperstown Classroom Experience
The beautiful village of Cooperstown is an ideal place to spend a longer day with your students! In this special package, students can visit The Farmers' Museum, the Fenimore Art Museum, and the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum for just $12 each. Each museum will feature staff activity stations with standards-based educational experiences, allowing students and chaperones to explore at their own pace. We offer complimentary admission to teachers and adult chaperones at a 1:10 adult-to-student ratio. Pre-registration is required. To register or find out more, please call The Farmers' Museum/Fenimore Art Museum at (607) 547-1461 or the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum at (607)-547-0313.