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Looking for school field trip ideas in Arkansas that focus on history and culture? Ozark Folk Center State Park offers programs and tours that make perfect field trips for elementary students. To make your reservations call 870-269-3851. Visits to our park are especially heavy during the spring and fall. Be sure to schedule more than a month in advance. Fees charged are reduced for school groups with advance reservations.

Be prepared to tell the park:

Ozark Folk Center field trip
  • Your name
  • The school name and address
  • Address, phone number and e-mail of contact person and teacher
  • The number of students and the grade level
  • Your preferred and alternate trip dates
  • Your time of arrival
  • The time available for the learning experience
  • Your educational objectives for the visit
  • Your lunch plans and whether it would be helpful for the park to supply drinks or lunches, at an additional charge.

If you’re looking to plan field trips for elementary students, junior high or high school students, find additional information on school field trip ideas and planning on the Arkansas State Parks Schools page.

Ozark Folk Center State Park also offers a summer day camp for kids.