October 8, 2015 10:00am - 2:00pm
Enjoy a day full of discovery and learning at the Bullock Museum.
Just for Homeschool educators and their families—enjoy a day of exploration and learning at the Bullock Museum! Explore three floors of Museum exhibitions, including special exhibitions Gridiron Glory: The Best of the Pro Football Hall of Fame and Tom Lea: Chronicler of 20th Century America for free all day, and enjoy school group rates for films in the IMAX® Theatre and Texas Spirit Theatre from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. RSVPs for the day are appreciated but not required.
From 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., explore 20th Century Texas with special classes geared toward STEAM learning, free educator resources, special activities, and more:
- Pick up exclusive educational guides to complete within the museum exhibitions.
- Get hands-on with twentieth century history in the Museum's third floor galleries, and explore ranching, cotton, the Dust Bowl, and more at staffed conversation carts.
- Plus, read at the Book Nook, pick up take-home activities, and grab free resources for educators.
Hands-on classes taught by museum educators and partner organizations give your students an opportunity to spend more time exploring topics that relate to the twentieth century.
By popular demand, reserve a seat in a class in advance for a small fee! Space is limited to 24 students per class, and reservations are available on a first-come, first-served basis. To allow as many students as possible access to these unique learning opportunities, we ask that you choose only one class for your student or students to attend. Tickets are required only for students, not adults. All classes are $4 per student.
Artifact Analysis: Solve history's mysteries by using artifacts! Be a historian and get up close and personal with the Museum's artifact teaching collection. Ages 8 and up. This class is 30 minutes long.
Twentieth Century Innovations and Inventions: Take a trip though the last 100 years and discover inventions that changed daily life. Experience what was, what is, and wonder what will be! Ages 8 and up. This class is 30 minutes long.