The Fleet brings meaning to the wonder of science. We believe science is in everything and education is the foundational starting point for discovery and curiosity. All of the experiences we create are designed to bring out the inner scientist in your students and facilitate learning both in and beyond classrooms.
We offer interactive learning experiences at the Fleet, at schools throughout San Diego County and in the community.
Call now to register for any of our School Programs for the 2016–2017 school year! (619) 238-1233 x806
Educational experience options include:
- Science To Go Programs
- Live Science Shows for Assemblies
- Family Science Nights
- Science Station Investigation
- Hands-on Exhibitions
- IMAX® Films
- Field Trips (see below)
Field Trips at the Fleet
School groups can take a field trip to the Fleet and receive a special discounted gallery admission price of $6 per person. Gallery admission gives you the opportunity to enjoy our interactive exhibit galleries (limited-engagement, special events and exhibitions excluded). Learn more about our current and upcoming exhibitions.
To enhance your experience, consider adding an impactful IMAX film or an incredible educational workshop to your visit. If you have questions or you're ready to book your visit to the Fleet, call our Client Services Department at (619) 238-1233 x806.
Our Field Trip Guides page offers free lesson plans, activities, inquiry questions, teacher guides for films and chaperone guides.
Scholarships for field trips are available to schools based on financial need. Other restrictions may apply. Learn more by reviewing the scholarship application. For more information on scholarship availability, please call Client Services at (619) 238-1233 ext. 806. When you're ready to apply for a scholarship, please complete the application, and then call Client Services.
Thank you to these supporters of the Access Science Scholarship program:
Kinder Morgan Foundation
The UPS Foundation, Inc.
Educational programs are supported in part by funding from The Thomas C. Ackerman Foundation, Association of Science-Technology Centers, County of San Diego Community Enhancement Program, Genentech, General Atomics Sciences Education Foundation, Kinder Morgan Foundation, Lockheed Martin Corporation, McCarthy Family Foundation, Patrons of the Prado, Price Philanthropies Foundation, ResMed Foundation, San Diego Gas & Electric and The UPS Foundation, Inc.