To provide an innovative learning
experience where visitors can discover, enjoy, and appreciate the many
wonders that embody the world of marine science in Volusia County.
Field Trips offer four different components; a tour through the
exhibit gallery, a visit to the Sea Turtle and Seabird Rehabilitation
areas, and a educational program beside the Ponce Inlet at Lighthouse
Point Park beach.
Kindergarten through twelfth grade can be accommodated. Field trip
curriculum covers a range of environmental topics from endangered
species to Florida ecosystems.
programs offered coordinate with curricula objectives of Sunshine
will have an opportunity to make purchases in our gift shop with
approval from teacher. Please let the coordinator know when registering
if your school wants shopping time.
Field trips are not offered June 1 thru August 14.
your reservation, please email Shell Webster, Field Trip Coordinator
at MSCEDU@volusia.org with 3
possible date choices for your field trip. She will email you back
with the best fit according to the MSC schedule and class size. Once
the date has been reserved, follow the instructions in the email to
complete registration for your class.
Field Trip Packet [PDF]
Registration Form [Please
contact MSC for date first]
You must reserve your field trip date (see
above) prior to
downloading and completing the forms. We are unable
to guarantee the date or time you are requesting without you
securing this first. Simply sending in a completed registration packet without
securing a date first calling first does not guarantee your reservation!
School field trip
questions and answers
Location and directions