yo hablo espanol

On this special day designed for school and youth groups, multiple activities throughout the museum will be bilingual—in Spanish and English!

Bring Your Spanish-Speaking Students on Thursday, November 2, 2023

Take part in this once-a-year field trip opportunity!

Reservations are required for the planetarium shows, as seats are limited, but all other programs are first-come, first-served in terms of getting the best seat.

Spanish-English Bilingual Programming

  • 10:15am Story Time at Science Today
  • 10:30 am Penguin Feeding in African Hall
  • 11:30 am Coral Reef Dive show in the Aquarium
  • All morning: Roam through the museum and discover the mysteries of our natural world with other Spanish-speaking experts!

Spanish-only Programming

  • 10:30 am Recorrido por el cielo (grades 3-6) in the Planetarium
  • 11:00 am Children’s Puppet Theatre: Sauropod Adventure in the Piazza
  • 12:30 pm Astronomía a gran escala (grades 4 and up) in the Planetarium

Disfruten una vista previa en español con Dámaris Echevarría Soto de Telemundo y Adriel Malagón, presentador de la Academia.


Prices and Availability

San Francisco school groups attend for free, and other eligible school groups in California attend for a heavily discounted price of $12.95 per person.

First-time field trip organizers might benefit from reading these Frequently Asked Questions about field trips to the Academy.



Multilingual Materials

Consider printing the Spanish-English Bilingual Chaperone Guide for your adult helpers.

Browse ready-to-print Spanish-language student worksheets, or become inspired to make your own!

When you are back in the classroom, be sure to check out these other lessons and videos, as well as our Science @ Home activity bundles featuring Spanish content!

Book a Field Trip

The application for the 2023-2024 school year is now open! Field trips are available from September 5, 2023 - May 31, 2024.