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 2013 Museum Quest Map and Chaperone Guide to learn more about the program.
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.
The Cooperstown Classroom package is offered on select Fridays in May and June, including May 17 and 31, and June 7, 14, and 21. It includes admission to all three museums at $12 per student. 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.