Crossroads Area Home School Association
Field Trips
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A hands-on, personal experience with others makes for more exciting learning, and anything that is worth doing is worth doing with someone else. That's why we encourage homeschool families in the Crossroads area to plan and share field trips.

Below is a list of possible field trip destinations:

LOCAL
Constitution Trail
David Davis Mansion
Ecology Action Center
Fire Department
Funk Home & Gem Museum
Illinois Eye Bank
ISU Farm
ISU Planetarium
McLean County Museum
Miller Park Zoo
Mitsubishi Motors
Nestle-Beich
One Room School House
Parklands
Physics Van from U of I
Sugar Grove Nature Center
AREA
Amtrak Trip (Normal - Lincoln)
Early American Museum (Mahomet)
New Salem/Lincoln Sites (Springfield)
Nuclear Power Plant (Clinton)
Starved Rock (Utica)
Stone Ridge Dairy (Mansfield)
U of I Planetarium (Champaign)
Weather Station (Lincoln)
REGIONAL
Adler Planetarium (Chicago)
Art Institute (Chicago)
Brookfield Zoo (Chicago)
Board of Trade (Chicago)
Children's Museum of Indianapolis
Federal Reserve (St. Louis)
Field Museum (Chicago)
Museum of Science and Industry (Chicago)
Oriental Institute (Chicago)
Shedd Aquarium (Chicago)
St. Louis Discovery Museum
St. Louis Zoo

Additionally, Peoria Area Homeschoolers have compiled a very thorough list of parks and museums in the Peoria area.