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Field Trip FAQ

How do I make a reservation?
Teachers may schedule a visit by calling the AHP Office (831) 724-5898. Please be ready to provide the following information:

  • Desired date (with alternatives)
  • Name of teacher in charge
  • Complete mailing address, telephone number and email address
  • Grade and number of students or any special needs of your students

What is the cost?
$5.00 per student. Parent chaperones are free; siblings coming with the class are $3.00 each.

How do I pay for a field trip?
You may pay one of three ways: with a check, cash or credit card.

How long does a tour take?
Approximately 2 hours.

What should students wear?
Comfortable clothing that can get wet. Dress appropriately for the weather, and for being outside. Layers of clothing and close-toed shoes are recommended; early mornings can be cool but it can warm up quickly.

Can parents participate in activities?
Yes, but we ask that they refrain from talking or using cell phones while the docent is presenting material to the students.

How many students can you accommodate per day?

Is there food or drinks available on site?
AHP will provide a snack of corn muffins and apple juice at the end of activities. Please bring water to drink and any additional food you may need. Classes are welcome to stay and eat lunch on AHP’s lawn area.

Agricultural History Project
Center & Museum

2601 East Lake Avenue
Watsonville, California 95076

Open EVERY 2nd Saturday 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. for Second Saturday on the Farm

Tuesday - Saturday by Appointment Only
9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Call (831) 724-5898 or (831) 566-2817

Group tours may be arranged in advance by appointment.

Facilities are handicapped accessible.

Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas and major holidays.