School Experiences

Grades 1–3


First through 3rd grade classes can participate in guided school experiences at the museum tailored just for them.

The Magic of Storytelling: Zoetrope

Students explore the magic of storytelling and try their hand at animation using a zoetrope.

Mon, Wed, Thu, & Fri | 10:30am–noon | grades 1–3

Imagination Foundation: Pixilation

Students use their imaginations as they explore the museum’s galleries and star in their own animated short!

Mon, Wed, Thu & Fri | 10:30am–noon | grades 1–3

It's a Shared World

Young visitors take a guided tour of the galleries to discover how Walt's projects, movies, and attractions spoke—and continue to speak—to a broad audience about the importance of environmental stewardship and multiculturalism.

Mon, Wed, Thu & Fri | 10am–noon and 1–3pm | Grades 3–6 

Pioneering Animation

Thanks to a new partnership with The Society of California Pioneers (located just steps away from the museum), students begin this program at The Society’s research library engaging with primary source materials, creating a narrative, and collecting images.

Wed, Thu & Fri | 10am–noon and…

Book a School Experience

  • $10
    per student
  • $12
    per adult

Guided school experiences are offered Sep 1 through May 31 30-day advance registration required for guided school experiences 14-day advance registration required for self-guided school visits 30-student maximum.