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Field Trips & Group Tours

Balloon Museum school field trips are now virtual, more details are below. All group tours have been suspended until further notice.

Virtual School Field Trip

Virtual Field Trips will take place every Tuesday and Thursday at 9:30 am. The lesson is approximately 40 minutes and will be a mix of PowerPoint, video, and some movement. The field trip will cover the history of early ballooning, the anatomy of a balloon, the science behind balloon flight (this includes air density/buoyancy and the phenomenon of the Albuquerque Box), and a short history of Fiesta. 

The lesson covers New Mexico State Standards and is geared towards 1st Grade to 5th Grade.
 

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