What days are teacher-led field trips available?
How early should I book a field trip?
What will I get when I book a field trip?
What teacher-led curriculum is available?
PreK-2nd Grade: Discovery Walk - Shapes, Colors, Letters, and Numbers
3rd-5th Grade: Nature Close Up - Exploring, Discovering, and Observational Sketches
6th-8th Grade: Responding to Our Environment - Journaling, Recording, and Drawing
9th-12th Grade: Park Architecture - Experiencing the Built Landscape
Note: Each lesson will have a pre- and post-visit activity. All activities and curriculum align with Oklahoma Academic Standards.
Summer Learning Groups will receive access to self-guided curriculum focused on Sustainability at Gathering Place, which is seperate from our regular school year lessons, and modified for elementary and secondary students.
How many students can I bring?
How many chaperones will my group need?
How much does it cost?
How do I know my field trip is booked?
Please fill out and submit a form HERE
Once your field trip is entered into our reservation system, you will receive a confirmation email. Your field trip is not booked unless you have a confirmation email.
If your field trip cannot be booked due to a scheduling conflict, you will be contacted by the field trip reservation team.
Printable Park Map
How early should we arrive for our field trip?
Will we be able to explore the entire park?
What if I need to cancel my field trip?
What should we bring with us?
Student identifier (name tags, t-shirts, wristbands, etc.)
Copy of confirmation email with reservation number
Sack lunches if you do not wish to purchase a Gathering Place boxed lunch (Boxed lunch information found on application)
Comfortable, closed-toed walking shoes
Weather-related accessories (sunscreen, insect repellent, jacket, raincoat, change of clothes)
Field Trip Maps
Printed Lesson Handouts for each student
Does Gathering Place have storage areas?
If you need immediate assistance at the park, find an Attractions Host in Gathering Place uniform. Our Operations team fully staffs all areas of the park.
If you need to contact security, please call 918-947-6223.
Where is Lost and Found?
Is there WIFI available at the park?
Name Tags and Student Identification
Gathering Place cannot accommodate indoor space for field trip groups during rainy or cold weather. Please keep the weather and time of year in mind when scheduling.
In case of emergency weather situations, there are multiple indoor areas to take shelter.