Field Trip Programs

Steamship Discovery Program

Grades 2-5 
Up to 24 students
Duration 2.5 hours

This guided program engages young learners through stories, games, experiments, and hands-on skills as they learn about ships and steam power. Participants take on the roles of deckhand, captain, engineer, and others as they haul lines, oil the engine, and send messages on the telegraph. Visit includes a take-home craft and an honorary Crew of the VIRGINIA V certificate.


  • $15 per student
  • $250 minimum fee
  • Adult chaperones (age 18+) admitted free

To book this program, contact (206) 624-9119 or email Alyssa Matthews.

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