Group Tours

Field Trip/Group Tour Rates are very affordable!

$4.00 each for all School Children and Chaperons -

$7.00 each for Adult/Senior Tours

Our tours have become very popular and we are booking well in advance. We try to limit our groups to between 10 and 60 guests. If schools have larger groups, please call 352-567-0262 to work out accommodations.

 

How to Book a Field Trip or a Group Tour:

Contact us for date availability 352-567-0262 or
email: curator@pioneerfloridamuseum.org           

If you email please include: (copy and paste or download form)

1.                 Date and time requested:

2.                 Total number of guests ____ adults ___ students___

3.                 If students, age/grade level and school or group:

4.        Are you arriving by school, tour bus, mini-bus or extended van?

5.                  Will your students shop in the gift shop? (We have items starting at .25)

6.        Any special requests or accommodations needed:

7.                 Contact person, email, phone number:

8.        If you are ordering boxed lunches. Please assign names to each box lunch order. For example: Joe- Hummus Box, Tina- Tuna on Rye w/swiss, etc. See menu below.            

9.        A confirmation email will be sent to you. Please check the information for accuracy and report any discrepancies immediately. Please initial________

10.     We understand that circumstances change and things happen. Please let us know if you need to cancel a tour or if you are running late. Our wonderful docents come from up to 45 minutes away to volunteer their time as our tour guides. If you are more than 20 minutes late, your guided tour may be canceled or cut short. You may still tour the grounds, but it may be self guided. Please give 24 hours notice for cancellations or we may bill you for the full amount of your tour. Thank you for your cooperation. Please initial ______

 

OTHER IMPORTANT INFORMATION!

  • We conduct field trips and group tours year round.
  • We prefer to start at 10:00 a.m., but can accommodate other times. 
  • Reservations are required for field trips or group tours.
  • Field trip or group tours must consist of a minimum of 10 participants and require a minimum of one adult per 12 children.
  • Each field trip lasts approximately 1 1/2 to two hours and is comprised of fifteen minute-long stations. A restroom break is included. All tours will be completed before breaking for lunch.
  • You may bring a lunch and have a picnic at the museum. Tables are available for your use.
  • You have the choice of visiting our Gift Shop. We have a variety of merchandise starting at $0.25. We prefer to have no more than a dozen students in the gift shop at one time. We ask that you rotate your group so everyone has a turn. 
  • Teachers and parents should encourage children to dress comfortably and appropriately for the weather.
  • Closed toe shoes such as sneakers are suggested.
  • The museum sells water and soda in the gift shop.

Guided Tour may include:

  • The Trilby Train Depot and a 1913 H.K. Porter #3 Steam Engine
  • Lacoochee One Room School House and Enterprise Methodist Church built in 1905
  • 1860's John Overstreet House
  • Vegetable garden, washboard laundry, corn shelling
  • C.C. Smith General Store
  • Mabel Jordan Barn - Tractors, Wagons & Buggies

Special Days:

The Smithsonian Exhibition "Hometown Teams" -

March 17 - April 28, 2018, Tuesday - Saturday, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Register your school or group today. Dates will fill up fast.

The Smithsonian’s Hometown Teams traveling exhibition examines the many roles that sports play in American society. Hometown sports are more than just games—they shape our lives and unite us and celebrate who we are as Americans. We play on ball fields and sandlots, on courts and on ice, in parks and playgrounds, even in the street. From pick-up games to organized leagues, millions of Americans of all ages play sports. And, if we’re not playing sports, we’re watching them. We sit in the stands and root for the local high school team, or gather on the sidelines and cheer on our sons and daughters as they take their first swing or score their first goal.

Thanks to our never-ending appetite for competition and games, Americans now have a wider selection of sports to play and watch than ever before. Football, baseball, and basketball—America’s traditional hometown sports—share space on our calendars with soccer, hockey, tennis, running, wrestling, skiing, snowboarding, skateboarding, surfing, sailing, and many other sports. What has occurred in our hometowns is nothing less than a sports revolution.

Teacher Resources Hometown Teams

 1 minute video

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Picnic Lunches provided by the Garden Cafe'

Bring your own lunch or have lunch waiting for you at the museum when you complete your tour. Dine at a picnic table on the grounds.

Box Lunches $10/box

(Must be ordered & paid for at least 2 days in advance, groups of 10 or more only)

Each boxed lunch contains:

  • Your choice of sandwich
  • Mayo and mustard packet
  • Bag of Ms. Vicki’s chips
  • Cookie and napkin. Ex-change apple for cookie for $.50 (minimum 10 boxes)

1. Choose Sandwich:

Turkey, Chicken Salad, Roast Beef, Tuna Salad or Veggie (hummus, feta, red onion, cucumber, tomato)

2. Choose Bread - hoagie, white, wheat, croissant, marbled rye, flour tortilla, wheat

tortilla, gluten free tortilla (add $.50)

3. Choose Cheese - Cheddar, Swiss, Provolone, Havarti, Pepper Jack

Additional Boxes Available:

Hummus Box - homemade hummus, veggies, pita chips and Cookie

Yogurt Parfait - vanilla yogurt, fresh fruit, sliced almonds or granola, two boiled eggs

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Open Tuesday - Saturday 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Pioneer Florida Museum & Village
15602 Pioneer Museum Road, Dade City, FL 33523
Mailing: P.O. Box 335  Dade City, FL 33526-0335
Phone: 352-567-0262