Take a free field trip to Kansas City’s Finest from the comfort of your own home!

It’s no fun being stuck at home right now, but did you know that you can take a free virtual field trip to some of Kansas City’s most well-known institutions? By accessing the links below, you can explore and learn from home.

This is also a fun opportunity to do things such as make a field trip invitation card for your kids, creating themed snacks and fun little goody bags with things from home, and finding eBooks from our library on similar subjects to read can enrich the experience.

  • The Kansas City Zoo posts daily videos while closed to the public; they can be used to supplement at-home learning. Get a behind-the-scenes look at the zoo, watch live animal cams, and more by visiting the zoo’s website.
  • Take a virtual tour of the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art! Experience the Passport To India Virtual Festival, see the Queen Nefertari: Eternal Egypt exhibition, and see beautiful works of art at The Nelson-Atkins’s website
  • Wonderscope Children’s Museum is offering online programs on various platforms such as Facebook, Instagram, and YouTube. You can watch recorded programs or find live-stream events, including Circle Time and Treasure Hunts. Access their home page to see more.