Plan a Field Trip

Students light up with excitement when they get to see science in action, and a field trip to TELUS World of Science is brimming with demos, discovery, and wonder. Our interactive programming is designed by educational experts and delivers light-bulb moments along with collaborative learning and lasting memories.

We make planning a field trip to TELUS World of Science easy! Just follow the steps below. If you have questions after reading this page, we’d love to help by email (reserve@scienceworld.ca), or phone at 604-443-7500.

Steps to book a field trip

Browse our Field Trip Catalogue to see what's available and learn about all our curriculum-connected offerings. Our reservable programs are designed by education specialists and reflect British Columbia’s transformed curriculum. Each program provides content enrichment for a "Big Idea" and opportunities to exercise and extend students’ core competencies.  

Visit TELUS World of Science to plan your field trip with a Teacher's Preview Pass: if you hold a valid BC teaching certificate, you may visit any time ahead of your reserved date. Notify the Admissions Desk to gain free entry and receive 10% off all items in Kaleidoscope, our science store. 
(Limit: two free General Admission visits per year. Special-exhibition fees are not included.)

Download our Field Trip Checklist to guide you as you plan.

Review our Field Trip Rates and Policies
Do you teach at an underserved school? Consider applying for a Class Field Trip Bursary

Grades 8–12? Consider visiting on a Teen Tuesday.

Êtes-vous enseignant ou enseignante de programme d'immersion française ou francophone? Programmation en français.

Watch the video below, with students and chaperones. Share information about our universal accessibility resources––including a sensory map and a social storybook developed in partnership with the Canucks Autism Network––with students, teachers, and Education Assistants.

Curiosity Quest

Download a worksheet to encourage grade-appropriate exploration in our various galleries while on your Science World field trip. There's one for:

How to get here

By transit: Science World at TELUS World of Science is located at the Main Street–Science World SkyTrain Station. Visit Translink to plan your trip.

By school bus: Students can be dropped off right in front of the building using the lay-by, accessible via our parking lot off of Quebec Street. Buses can then easily exit the parking lot back onto Quebec Street at the south end of the lot. Please note, Science World DOES NOT have parking for School Buses. View map.

By personal vehicle: If carpooling is the best option for your group, there are two parking lots available immediately outside our building, off Quebec Street.

Find information about our many programs and services for educators in BC.

Find a Pro-D event or request a workshop.

As well as regular field trips, we also offer these exciting options:

Science World overnight Camp-ins
Gallery rentals for Dry Grad celebrations

Thank You to Our Donors

Field Trip access for underserved schools would not be possible without the generous support of the following:

Teekay Shipping
Wells Fargo
Proceeds from Science of Cocktails
We acknowledge the financial assistance of the Province of British Columbia