OC Homeschooling

Homeschooling in Orange County, CA

Field Trips In Surrounding Areas

Rancho Los Cerritos Rancho Adventure
The Rancho Adventure Program enables children to learn about daily life on a 19th century rancho as they tour the 1844 adobe house and participate in hands-on historic activities. Rancho Adventures can be scheduled Wed-Fri afternoons, starting at 4pm. Tours are free, but advance reservations are required. Rancho Adventure Program is available for groups of 6-24 school-aged children.
Location: Rancho Los Cerritos Historic Site - 4600 Virginia Road, Long Beach, Ca 90807
Website: www.rancholoscerritos.org
Email contact: Meighan Maguire - meighan_maguire@longbeach.gov
Phone Number: 562-570-1755

Antelope Valley Poppy Reserve

Sea World

Marine Mammal Care Center at Fort MacArthur


Autry National Center

Aquarium of the Pacific

South Coast Botanic Gardens

Huntington Library

Holyland Exhibition
2215 Lake View Ave, Los Angeles 90039, (323) 664-3162

El Dorado Nature Center

Riley's Farm

Riley's Apple Farm

Rileys at Los Rios

California Science Center

Jurupa Mountains Cultural Center

Museum of Tolerance

Page Museum (LaBrea Tarpits)

SS Lane Victory Ship

Fort MacArthur Military Museum

Amy's Farm

American Pride Ship
Long Beach (next to Aquarium of the Pacific)

St. Luke's Episcopal Church London Brass Rubbing Centre

Skirball Cultural Center

Jensen-Alvarado Historic Ranch & Museum
In Riverside

Rancho Santa Ana Botanical Gardens 

Banning Museum 

International Printing Museum 

L.A. County Fair
In Pomona
The fair provides free admission and parking to schools (including homeschoolers) from Sep. 15 - 26, Monday through Friday. A minimum of only 2 students is required. Also included is a large packet for each child with a wealth of worksheets and additional information for all different areas of the fair. "We went last year and it was wonderful!" - Sue Cruz 

Ice Skating At Paramount Iceland
Field trips or lessons on a regular basis. Convenient for LA and Orange County students. Call to make arrangements for your group: (562) 633-1171
8041 Jackson Street, Paramount, CA 90723

Olvera Street
In Los Angeles near Union Station 
Website: http://olvera-street.com/
Fits perfectly with the 4th grade social science standards of CA. 

California Gold Rush
Lewis Center for Educational Research
17500 Mana RoadApple Valley, California 92307
(760) 946-5414
Mainly geared towards fourth grade students...center also has other areas of interest including a desert tortoise rescue station...all together a great place to spend the day! 

Taylor Guitars 
1.5 hours incl 40 minute video, no minimum age, free coaster made out of guitar tops, very cool!!!!!!!!!! Lots of robots!
1980 Gillespie WayEl Cajon, CA 92020
Phone Number: 619-258-1207
Website: taylorguitars.com 

The Catalina Experience
On Catalina Island's beautiful White's Landing
A prime new location for a hands on outdoor experience. This facility does everything from science education for school groups to youth and family camps during the summer. For more info, take a look at the website,www.TheCatalinaExperience.com . 

Renaissance Pleasure Faire-School Day

Heritage Education Programs
Where archaeology and adventure uniquely combine to fulfill education standards from many separate disciplines.http://heritageedu.com 

Indian Hills Camp
In Jamul
Many things to offer like history – Gold Rush and Southern Cal Indians as well as outdoor science field trips. Enormous playground and farmyard. Staff is well educated and versed on the subjects and works wonders with the kiddos. 


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