San Francisco Department of the Environment

Free Field Trips for San Francisco Schools

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  • Includes free charter bus transportation or Muni tokens, and a pre-trip class presentation and chaperone support upon request.
  • Selected teachers must attend a workshop to schedule field trip dates and receive trip information and curriculum. Teachers from schools that have received the fewest field trips in the past five years are given priority.
  • Questions? Contact our School Education team at (415) 355-3742 or email [email protected].

Thank you for your interest in our Free Field Trip Program. The application deadline is Monday, September 2nd at 5PM. 

Apply for the Free Field Trip Program.


“This is the most effective, fun field trip that I’ve had the pleasure to participate in in 15 years of teaching.” -3rd Grade Teacher, Alamo Elementary School

“This was a great opportunity and experience. Thank you!” –12th Grade Teacher, Mission High School

“All of the guides were excellent, and very good at working with students.” – 3rd Grade Teacher, Rosa Parks Elementary


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