Resources for a Successful Field Trip

Audience: For educators and groups leaders who want to have a visit planned to Roberson Museum and Science Center

For Teachers and Chaperones

    • Plan with the museum coordinator-Call 607-772-0660 x262 or fill out the inquiry form 
      • Call or email the Education Coordinator 
      • Download the planning checklist 
        • Reconfirm Details 
        • Inform Chaperones
        • Join in the activity & discussion during the lessons 
      • Discuss your curriculum with the Education staff at the museum so they can help you choose the most appropriate tour for your students. 
  • Prepare the students/group 
  • Meet the Museum Glossary 
  • Museum Map with Self Guide Suggestions 


For Students & Group Participants  

  • Leave coats, backpacks, and large bags at school, home, or on the bus.
  • Photography-Yea! Flash ☹️
  • Walk at all times.
  • Stay with your chaperones at all times. 
  • Outside food and drink is not allowed. 
  • Fingers/hands Off! Only touch things the Education staff shows you. 


Support provided by the general operations support grants from the United Cultural Fund, a program of the Broome County Arts Council; the Conrad and Virginia Klee Foundation; the Zoos, Botanical Gardens and Aquariums Program, administered by the New York State Office of Parks, Recreational, and Historical Preservation; and the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of the Office of the Governor and the New York State Legislature.