Field Trips and Tours

The Onslow County Museum is excited to help your group Discover, Imagine, Connect, and Explore Onslow County through a guided tour at any one of our sites.  

Onslow County Museum

What to expect:


  • Tours at the Museum can be conducted with groups up to 90 people. If your group is larger than 90 visitors additional days or sessions will need to be scheduled. Groups larger than 30 will be split into sections which will rotate through three different stations. These stations will include a gallery tour, classroom or outreach activity, and an outdoor fossil hunt.
  • Tours are held rain or shine. The fossil hunt activity can be moved indoors.
  • Cost: $1.07 per student, 2.14 per Chaperone, and Teachers are Free

Schedule a Tour:


  • Tours must be scheduled at least two weeks in advance.
  • To schedule a field trip to the museum please submit a Group Tour Request Form. A representative from the museum will contact you within 5 days to confirm.
  • Alternately you can call the museum at 910-324-5008.


Environmental Education Center

What to expect:


  • Tours at the EEC can be conducted with groups up to 60 people. If your group is larger than 60 visitors additional days or sessions will need to be scheduled. Groups larger than 30 will be split into sections which will rotate through different stations. These stations will include an activity at our outdoor classroom. 
  • Tours are held rain or shine. The outdoor classroom activity may be moved to an indoor classroom.
  • Cost: Free

Schedule a Tour:


  • Tours must be scheduled at least two weeks in advance.
  • To schedule a field trip to the EEC please submit a Group Tour Request Form. A representative from the museum will contact you within 5 days to confirm.
  • Alternately you can call the museum at 910-324-5008.



Pelletier House

What to expect:


  • Tours at the Pelletier House can be conducted with groups of up to 60 people. 
  • Tours are held weather permitting. 
  • Cost: Free

Schedule a Tour:


  • Tours must be scheduled at least two weeks in advance.
  • To schedule a field trip to the Pelletier House please submit a Group Tour Request Form. A representative from the museum will contact you within 5 days to confirm.
  • Alternately you can call the museum at 910-324-5008.