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Day @ WKU

WKU Day fieldtrip

Campus Class Tour Information


Day @ WKU  College Readiness Field Trip   

Group Size 15 - 50
Day @ WKU is field trip package offered by Kentucky Museum staff.
 Classes learn about WKU's history and Hilltopper pride!

 Day@WKU Field Trip Video

*Please advise all students and adults this is a vigorous 2 mile 1.25 hour
walking tour with many strenuous uphill sections.  Students in wheelchairs
should be accompanied by an adult who can assist with steep portions of the tour.


Grades K-8

Consider a Day at WKU Field Trip. Students will be taken on a guided walking tour of WKU's campus by Kentucky Museum staff, eat lunch on campus and then go on a self-guided tour of the KY Museum. Please see Day @ WKU Itinerary.


$5.00 per student. For more information about payment please see Field Trip Reservation Form.

 Chaperone Cost, Requirements, and Parking

One free adult admission for every 10 students. For example, if there are 50 students, there are 5 free adult admissions for teachers and chaperones. "Extra" chaperones will be charged $5:00.

The 1 to 10 chaperone ratio is vital as part of the day includes a WKU Campus walking tour. Each group will be led by Kentucky Museum staff, however each group must be accompanied by an educator and adult chaperones who will be responsible for discipline, minor emergencies, etc. Please see Chaperone Information for parking tips and additional information.

 Bus Driver Information Teachers, please print and distribute Bus Driver Information to all drivers.


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Red button with Reservation day @ WKU in black letters

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red button with bus driver information in black letters

red button with chaperone information in black letters

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 Last Modified 8/27/15