The Heritage Museum of Northwest Florida offers tours for Home School students once per quarter during the school year. Each tour focuses on a different topic related to Northwest Florida history and includes a hands-on activity reinforcing the lesson.
All tours meet the state standards for education for grades K-6.
Space is limited. Please call to pre-register (M/C, Visa) 850-678-2615
No walk-ins please.
Home School Tours
Call the Museum to register: 850-678-2615
Dates: Tour Topics: Hands-on Activity
August 18, 2017 Pollinators Paradise Bird Feeder
Students will learn about pollinators and their importance to our environment and food sources. Plus they will learn about photosynthesis and the rain cycle.
November 17, 2017 Native Americans to Pioneers Pinch Pots
Students will look into the lives of NW Florida's Native Americans and Pioneers and a 1-room school house.
February 16, 2018 Historic Technology Catapults
Students will learn how technology has evolved through the years, what a simple machine is, and how machines are used to push and pull making work and other tasks easier for humans.
May 18, 2018 Uncovering the Past Pottery Rubbings
Students will use authentic tools and learn about archaeology digging in Paradise Gardens.
Time: 1 PM - 2:30 PM
Cost: $8 per student, 1 parent per family FREE, $3 each additional adult
$6 per student for Museum Family Members
Children 4 & under are free or $3 if they want to do the hands-on activity.
PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED (M/C, Visa) Call: 850-678-2615
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