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Explore the Museum! Scavenger Hunts and Activity Guides for School Groups and Families
Museum scavenger hunts and activity guides provide fun ways for school groups, families, home school groups, and others to explore the museum together.
Choose, download, and print your own scavenger hunt or activity guide to bring to the museum with you (recommended for large groups). Scavenger Hunts are also available at the museum’s Welcome Desk for small groups.
Maine State Museum Scavenger Hunt helps you explore a variety of exhibits throughout the museum. In addition to being lots of fun, this scavenger hunt encourages observation, critical thinking, and careful recording of information.
- Click here to download the Scavenger Hunt. Printer instructions: Print on both sides (flip sheets on the short edge). After printing, fold in half to make a booklet.
- Click here to download the Scavenger Hunt Answer Key.
Explore the Museum Like a Scientist! activity guides spark curiosity and encourage young visitors to think like scientists by making good observations, asking questions, making comparisons, collecting information, and testing ideas. Choose and download one or all and have fun!
Creators and Innovators activity guide introduces students and families to a variety of Maine inventors whose stories and products are on display throughout the museum. It encourages observation, creativity, and careful recording of information.
- Click here to download the Creators and Innovators Scavenger Hunt. Printer instructions: Print on both sides. After printing, fold to make a tri-fold booklet.