Payment & Cancellation Policy
Learning Lab/Museum Exploration Combo
Limited lunch space for up to 48 people is available to at a cost of $15 per 1/2 hour. Reservations and prepayment required. Please note, indoor lunch space is not available on Fridays.
Field Trips and Group Trips may NOT eat lunch in the Museum unless they reserve and pay for a lunch space in advance.
For outdoor eating, we recommend booking a pavilion at Anderson Park, located within walking distance of the Museum. Outdoor pavilions can be reserved through the Normal Parks and Recreation Department at (309) 454-9540.
Avanti’s Sack Lunches Available: You may pre-order Avanti’s sack lunches for your group. Cost is $5.00 per lunch and includes 1/3 gondola, baked chips, applesauce and juice.
Have a special request or interest in a different topic? Give us a call and we will do our best to meet your needs. Call 309-433-3450 for more information. All pricing subject to change.
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Scholarship Information Scholarships may be available for low income families. Please complete this form to help us make a determination of scholarship eligibility. Information given should be about the household and/or child who will be attending a program at the Children’s Discovery Museum. Our scholarship program covers up to 50% of program fees.
Field Trip Scholarship Form (PDF)