WKU DAY/ KY Museum Sample Field Trip Itinerary

WKU DAY/ KY Museum Sample Field Trip Itinerary
(Minimum 25 students / Maximum 90)
$6.00 per student
8:50 AM
Students unload in bus lane next to museum and greeted by KM staff. Chaperone
requirement: One adult for every 10 students.
Groups are taken on a one hour walking tour of campus (including approximately 20
minutes at the WKU Store).
Each group will be led by KM staff; however each group must be accompanied by
educator and adult chaperones that will be responsible for discipline, minor
emergencies, etc.
Lunch on Campus*
*Teacher makes advance reservations with WKU Food Services at 270-745-2416
*Weather permitting, some schools bring sack lunches, plastic table clothes and trash
bags and eat picnic style by the Lincoln statue in front of the KY Building.
Students walk back to KY Building (Western room).
Students are shown a brief Western overview session.
Students are shown brief PowerPoint on the Kentucky Building.
Groups are taken on tour of three exhibits by KM staff. Emphasis will
be on KY Building’s role in WKU History.
Tour concludes back at the KY Building with a final bathroom stop and/or KY gift shop.
Load buses from KY building.