Field Trips for Students & Educators

 

Field Trips for Students & Educators

San Francisco Center for the Book has maintained a book arts youth education program since our inception in 1996. We offer field trips for elementary, middle school, high school, and college students, and classroom educators. A field trip to the San Francisco Center for the Book provides a lively introduction to the arts and crafts that go into making books by hand. 

We offer two types of basic field trips:

2-Hour Field Trip

  • $150 for 2 hours for up to 30 students
  • Additional students $10 per student, per hour
  • Maximum of 35 students
  • Minimum of 8 students
  • Age Minimum 7 years old
  • One or more chaperones per 10 students is required depending on the age of the students.
  • The 2-hour field trip includes a hands-on activity.

1-Hour Field Trip

  • $100 for 1 hour for up to 30 students
  • Additional students $10 per student, per hour
  • Maximum of 35 students
  • Minimum of 8 students
  • Age Minimum 7 years old
  • One or more chaperones per 10 students is required depending on the age of the students.
  • The 1-hour field trip includes pulling a letterpress print.

Please contact us at info@sfcb.org or call us at 415-565-0545 at least 30 days prior to your requested date to determine availability. A non-refundable deposit is required to reserve a specific date.

Workshops for Educators

San Francisco Center for the Book offers workshops throughout the year that provide educators with hands-on opportunities to learn book arts and crafts skills that they can share with their students. Check our workshop schedule for current offerings.