august, 2017

08aug10:00 am3:00 pmGR Public Museum & John Ball Zoo Free Educator Day10:00 am - 3:00 pm


Event Details

Kent County teachers! Join the Museum and the John Ball Zoo for a special education open house on Tuesday, August 8 between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m.!

Visit the Zoo and the Museum to learn about the different offerings available for field trips! As a thank you for the 2016 voter approved millage, we are offering new benefits to Kent County residents, including FREE field trips to Kent County schools. This includes FREE admission for classrooms at the John Ball Zoo and the Grand Rapids Public Museum (field trip add-ons may include additional cost).

Short informational presentations on Museum and Zoo offerings will take place at 10 a.m., 11 a.m., 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. at both the Museum and the Zoo. Presentations at each location will include a representative from both institutions.  All educators receive free admission and free parking from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. at both institutions.


(Tuesday) 10:00 am - 3:00 pm


Grand Rapids Public Museum

272 Pearl St. NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49504