Ages 3 through 6 by September 1, 2018

For more than 68 years, Museum School has been opening young minds to a world of natural wonder. Founded in 1949, the program was first called the “Frisky and Blossom Club.” Today, Museum School continues to be a national model for informal science education. The engaging curriculum combines natural and physical science, history and anthropology with art, music and literature. The playful learning environments are supported by specimens and artifacts from the Museum's science and history teaching collections.

Each week, class topics and activities change or build on each other, taking children on an exciting journey of investigation and discovery. The richness of real objects, curatorial support and a dedicated staff ensure first-hand, developmentally-appropriate learning experiences that enrich children’s lives.

Registration is now open! Click HERE to open the full Museum School Fall/Spring 2018-2019 class schedule for ages 3 through 6. The brochure has the class schedule, registration instructions and the registration form.  Registrations are processed as they are received and may be submitted by fax, emailed attachment, or mail.  Registration by phone will begin March 20, 2018. Some class days and times may be filled, however there are many other class opportunities to consider, as well as being placed on the waiting list.

The Museum School Scholarship Program offers economic assistance to families in order that their children may experience an educational and exciting Museum School class. Funding for the scholarship program is made possible by generous contributions from individuals whose goal is to help all children gain the life-long benefits Museum School has to offer. A limited number of scholarships – awarded on financial need and qualification – are allotted on a first-come basis. Click HERE to download the Museum School scholarship application for the Fall/Spring 2018-2019 program.  The application has details on qualification, required paperwork and instructions for submitting the application.

We look forward to welcoming you and your family to the next generation of Museum School learners in 2018! For questions about Museum School, please call 817-255-9333 or send an Email to

Learn about Summer 2018 Museum School classes for ages 3-9 by clicking on the "Summer Classes" bar on the left.










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The OMNI sound system has 50 speakers, driven by 8 amplifiers that produce over 24,000 watts of sound through 6 channels and a giant sub-bass stack to give the audience that “you are there” feeling.

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