Long Beach Field Trips

What to do and where to go on field trips in San Diego

Long Beach Field Trip Guide

Our Long Beach field trip guide was created with parents and teachers in mind. Every Long Beach field trip destination below is not only educational, but also has been tested as a safe family friendly destination. Each Long Beach field trip below has had the experience of accommodating school groups and families for years. 

Long Beach Museums and Zoos

There are wonderful museums and zoos in the Long Beach area.

Aquarium of the Pacific
100 Aquarium Way, Long Beach, CA 90802
This major aquarium in Long Beach has something for everyone.   It is a massive waterfront Aquarium with multiple exhibits both indoors and outdoors.  Children love the penguins, seals, sharks and the many birds.

Museum of Latin American Art
628 Alamitos Ave, Long Beach, CA 90802
This museum is dedicated to contemporary (modern) Latin American Art.    

Long Beach Parks, Gardens, and Nature Experiences

There are several significant gardens including botanical gardens in the Long Beach area. There are also incredible outdoor and nature experiences in Long Beach.

Earl Burns Miller Japanese Garden
Earl Warren Dr, Long Beach, CA 90840
This Japanese Garden is on the Campus of Cal State University, Long Beach.
There is a fee for admission and it is not open every day of the week.  Please call ahead. 

Rancho Los Cerritos
4600 Virginia Rd, Long Beach, CA 90807
There is an incredible garden with an artificial stream.  There is also amazing palms, farm animals to view.

Long Beach  Area Theme Parks Field Trips with Educational Programs

Going to a Long Beach theme park as a field trip is a memorable experience that students will never forget.

Sea World
500 Sea World Dr, San Diego, CA 92109