The Museum invites all K-12 audiences to engage in and explore the Norton collection through themed tours that connect to Florida Sunshine State Standards. All learning levels welcome. We look forward to seeing you and your students at the Norton!
Admission is free for school groups.
School tour reservations must be made at least three weeks in advance.
Free busing for school trips to the Norton Museum is available for PBCSD schools; call for details.
All tours are docent-led. However, middle school and high school teachers can self-tour the Museum Collection if they call to schedule at least three weeks in advance.
After booking your tour, you will receive tour information and details from the Education staff.
Arrive 15 minutes before your scheduled start time to check-in.
The maximum group size is 60-80 students depending upon the tour and availability.
One chaperone for every 10 students is required; a maximum of two chaperones per every 10 students may accompany the group.
There are designated areas in the Museum’s Garden for lunch, please reserve space when you book your tour.
In the event that you must cancel your visit, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (561) 832-5196 x1154 as soon as possible.
We cannot extend your guided tour because of late arrival. Please contact us to reschedule your field trip by calling (561) 832-5196 x1154.
If you don’t see an appropriate tour for your students, please contact the Education Department to discuss your ideas by calling (561) 832-5196 x1154.
Teacher and professional development opportunities are also available through the Education Department.
This program was made possible by the generosity of the Itto Willits Charitable Foundation, with additional support provided by The William Randolph Hearst Endowment Fund for Education and Outreach Programs.