PREPARE FOR AN UNFORGETTABLE ADVENTURE

Mound House is a cultural and environmental learning experience that your students will never forget. The downloadable documents below give you everything you need to ensure everyone gets as much as they can from this adventure. Book a tour with us if you haven’t planned for your school trip to the Mound House.

Complete the School Registration Form
Teachers and Chaperones Info Sheet

TIPS FOR TEACHERS

The Mound House site is limited in size and can accommodate a maximum of 50 students per school visit. Before arriving, have students divided into 4 equal-sized groups. Student name tags are recommended. Mound House student activities are conducted in an “outdoor classroom” setting. We recommend bringing insect repellent, sunscreen, bottled water, and snacks. Picnicking is available on Mound House grounds. Once you have crossed onto Fort Myers Beach, give us a call at (239) 765-0865.

Participant Waiver

ADMISSION

Museum Admission rates are:

$2.00/student for the Museum with a guided tour and an optional $2.00/student for two hands-on activities.
Teachers/Chaperones – 1 adult is admitted free for every 10 students. Additional adults are $8.00 each.

Please have your student and adult numbers tallied ahead of time and have a designated adult provide total payment in the form of a credit card or check at the Ticket Office/Museum Store.

PARKING

School buses should enter the Mound House grounds at the end of Connecticut St., drive through the gates along the crushed shell driveway to the sidewalk leading to the house, and unload passengers here.  Buses can be parked in the grass.  

Drivers of other vehicles are to unload passengers in the Main Parking Lot, but park in the Overflow Lot at 216 Connecticut St. A shuttle will bring them to the Mound House. Special Needs Parking is also available at the Mound House.  

SCHOOL REGISTRATION FORM

Optional Activities ($2.00/student additional fee) to be determined upon confirmation of date for your school visit.

The staff and volunteers at the Mound House – A Cultural & Environmental Learning Experience look forward to your school visit.

Please note: Teachers are invited to visit the Mound House prior to your school visit. Please bring a school id and the museum admission fee will be waived.

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Mound House is Located On Estero Island
451 Connecticut St, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931