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Welcome to the International African American Museum! Advanced timed tickets are required for all visitors. Popular dates and times may be sold out.

For Educators

Introduce your students to the depth and diversity of African American history and culture.

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Book a PreK-12 field trip, access lesson plans, explore the Education Department’s upcoming events, and more!

  • PreK-12 field trips are available from January through June 2024, Tuesday to Thursday at 10:00 AM, 10:30 AM, 11:00 AM, and 11:30 AM. PreK-12 field trips include a 75-minute self-guided experience curated by the IAAM Education Staff.

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  • IAAM is committed to supporting college and university students in their formal academic pursuits using the power of informal learning and structured enrichment opportunities.

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PREK-12 STUDENT FIELD TRIP REQUEST FORM

We look forward to welcoming your PreK-12 school group to the Museum from January to June 2024 at 10:00 AM, 10:30 AM, 11:00 AM, and 11:30 AM for a 75-minute self-guided experience curated by the IAAM Education Staff. Please note that submitting a PreK-12 Student Field Trip Request Form does not guarantee field trip availability. Once the form is submitted, a representative from the Education Department will contact you via email to coordinate your visit. Thank you for your support of the International African American Museum, and we look forward to welcoming your students soon!

If you are a Charleston County School District teacher for 4th, 8th, or 11th grade, please do not complete this form. Click here for assistance with coordinating your student field trip.

Group Type/Size

Please specify what grade level(s) you are interested in bringing to the Museum, as well as the number of students/chaperones that will be attending. No more than 40 students are permitted per entry time. Entry times are 10:00AM, 10:30AM, 11:00AM, and 11:30AM, Tuesday-Thursday. Schools may request more than one entry time on the same day. Please note that the school must assign one adult per every ten students, providing a 1:10 chaperone to student ratio.
Please Select Your Grade Level(s).(Required)

Contact Information

Please enter the following contact information for your school/school-related group and group leader.
School Address(Required)
Group Leader Name(Required)

Desired Field Trip Date & Time

Student field trips are offered at 10:00 AM, 10:30 AM, 11:00 AM, and 11:30 AM on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays. Groups should arrive 30 minutes before their reserved entry time. Field trip visits include a 75-minute self-guided experience curated by the IAAM Education Staff. Please note that requested student field trip dates and times are not guaranteed upon submission of your request form.
Must restrict date & time to Tuesday -Thursday at 10:00AM, 10:30AM, 11:00AM or 11:30AM
Must restrict date & time to Tuesday -Thursday at 10:00AM, 10:30AM, 11:00AM or 11:30AM
Please include any additional information you would like the Museum to know about when planning your student field trip visit. (i.e. accessibility concerns, sensory issues, classroom curriculum, interests, etc.)