The International Museum of Cultures has tracked school group tours over the past three years at several museums and the statistics reveal a 15 to 20 percent drop due to the related transportation costs.
Educators say students stand to lose out on personal enrichment.
As an alternative, a tour program has been researched and developed into a marketable product for schools and other groups to access. A virtual tour via an Electronic Field Trip is now available for fee-based access via the museum’s website.
Contact us at the International Museum of Cultures for detailed information on the videos and the curriculum.