K-12 Educator FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions from Educators

How do I register? To register for any of our programs, please use our online registration form by visiting midwayvillage.com and clicking Learn. For more details on registration, curriculum standards, or if you have other questions, please contact us by email at kendall.clair@midwayvillage.com or call (815) 397-9112, ext. 106.

Do your field trips meet educational standards? Yes. To view how Midway's programs meet state educational standards, download our 15-page Illinois State Standards overview in PDF format. To see how they meet National Social Studies Curriculum Standards 2, 3 & 4, download our 3-page Program Education Standards guide in PDF format. For more information, please email kendall.clair@midwayvillage.com or call.

Program Education Standards

What are the costs? Our educational programs are a great value, and are priced according to the number of students and the length of the activity or event. Bus drivers and teachers receive complimentary admission. Details of program costs are available at midwayvillage.com under the Learn menu.

What types of payment are accepted, and when is it due? Payment is due on arrival unless prior arrangements are made. We accept cash, checks, and Visa, MasterCard and Discover.

What about lunches? If eating on site, please bring sack lunches and drinks. You can store them inside or on your bus, and eat in one of our picnic areas or in the Museum Center in case of bad weather.

Where do buses park? Bus and other vehicle parking is free in the Museum Center parking lot at 6799 Guilford Road.

To schedule a field trip or program, please use our Tour Request Form.

Tour Request Form