As Florida's capital city, Tallahassee is full of fascinating history and culture for school groups to explore. From touring the historic Florida Capitol building to discovering wildlife at Wakulla Springs State Park, a school field trip in Tallahassee allows students to experience the best of North Florida. And if you have a trip on the schedule, let Price4Limo pair you with comfortable charter bus rentals. As the premier transportation provider for school groups in the capital region, we make it easy to visit top learning destinations across Tallahassee and beyond. Our team can recommend the perfect charter bus or minibus for your class size, provide a quote for your budget, and ensure your school travelers arrive ready for adventure. Call (866) 265-5479 today and let Price4Limo simplify your next academic outing!
Why endure a cramped school bus on your next Tallahassee field trip when you can have the comfort and amenities of a modern bus? Charter buses can come with reclining seats, WiFi, power outlets, onboard restrooms, and more. Young students can watch a movie on the TV monitors while older students stream music and research upcoming campus visits. Meanwhile, chaperones can relax in plush seats and catch up on work through the WiFi (an upgraded feature). Whether you need a compact 25-passenger minibus or a 56-passenger motorcoach, Price4Limo has the proper vehicle size for your Tallahassee school group.
Tallahassee is home to several excellent higher education institutions perfect for prospective students to explore. Charter buses can transport your high school seniors between tours of Florida State University, Florida A&M University, and Tallahassee Community College. Your bus will ensure you arrive on time for your scheduled campus meetings while you focus on helping students find the college that's right for them. Price4Limo can even arrange custom itineraries that include stops at local restaurants and attractions.
Home to Florida State University, Florida A&M University and Florida's capital complex, Tallahassee offers cultural attractions and nature sites galore for student groups. Here are some of our favorite field trip destinations to visit with a school trip bus rental:
Blast off into space or dive under the sea at this interactive museum that uses spaceflight and ocean exploration simulators to bring science to life. Students can act as astronauts and engineers as they complete hands-on missions modeled after real scientific endeavors. With programs tailored to every grade level, this is a stellar STEM field trip option.
9700 Challenger Memorial Pkwy, Tallahassee, FL 32308
At this indoor/outdoor museum and zoo, students can stroll through natural habitats housing black bears, white-tailed deer, red wolves and more Florida wildlife. The museum also features historic buildings like an 1880s farmstead, a one-room schoolhouse, and a retro 1950s camp. Kids of all ages will love riding the zipline, playing in the Treehouse Ecosystem exhibit and panning for gemstones.
3945 Museum Dr, Tallahassee, FL 32310
This lush public garden spans nearly 200 acres along the shores of Lake Hall. Students can admire azaleas, camellias, irises, and many more varieties of native Florida blooms and foliage. The park also includes nature trails, picnic areas, and remnants of the family estate's historic brick manor home and reflecting pool – perfect for a scenic educational outing.
3540 Thomasville Rd, Tallahassee, FL 32309
Mission San Luis provides a unique educational experience that brings history to life for students. This National Historic Landmark and archaeological site lets visitors experience what life was like in a 17th-century Spanish colonial mission town. Costumed interpreters demonstrate trades like pottery, carpentry, and weaving to showcase historic crafts and industries.
Special programs allow student groups to try activities like grinding corn, writing with quill pens, or playing colonial games. A field trip to Mission San Luis is a wonderful opportunity for elementary, middle, and high school students to immerse themselves in living history.
2100 W Tennessee St, Tallahassee, FL 32304
No school field trip to Tallahassee is complete without a tour of the Florida Capitol building and grounds. Students can explore the history of Florida's government and admire the beautiful 22-story Capitol building modeled after the U.S. Capitol building in Washington, D.C. The Florida Capitol offers 30-minute guided tours specifically tailored for student groups. Tours provide interactive activities to engage kids, like scavenger hunts in the legislative chambers or an engaging lesson on Florida symbols in the cabinet meeting room. Students will get to see first-hand how the state government works while having fun!
Since parking can be limited around the Capitol, rent a Price4Limo charter bus and avoid the parking headache altogether.
400 S Monroe St, Tallahassee, FL 32301
Goodwood Museum allows students to experience what life was like at an antebellum cotton plantation. The historic home features period furnishings and decor that have been restored and provides great insight into 19th-century Tallahassee life. Student groups can also explore the peaceful gardens surrounding the estate.
Goodwood Museum & Gardens Address: 1600 Miccosukee Rd, Tallahassee, FL 32308
Wakulla Springs State Park is an ideal destination for science and nature-loving students. Home to one of the world's largest freshwater springs, the park provides an incredible diversity of wildlife and ecosystems perfect for learning. Students will be amazed by the crystal clear spring water, where they may catch a glimpse of playful river otters, catfish up to 4 feet long, and ancient-looking alligators. Above ground, they can admire majestic bald eagles, wood storks, and other wildlife from the park's jungle cruise boat tour.
Educational programs are available for student groups of all ages and accommodate all state curriculum standards. Your class can partake in ranger-led activities, interactive presentations, or hands-on fossil digs specifically created for young learners. After a day of exploration, your charter bus from Price4Limo will be waiting to provide a comfortable ride back to school.
Wakulla Springs State Park Address: 550 Wakulla Park Dr, Wakulla Springs, FL 32327
Immerse your students in Florida's rich history with a field trip to the Museum of Florida History located in the R.A. Gray Building adjacent to the Capitol. Permanent exhibits showcase the state's development from the time of the earliest Native American tribes through modern times. Students will especially love the kid-friendly activities like scavenger hunts, interactive exhibits, and educational videos.
The museum offers dedicated field trip programs, including discounted group admission rates and hands-on activities specifically tailored for different grade levels. Contact the museum at least 2 weeks in advance to schedule a program for your class. Price4Limo can provide easy roundtrip transportation for groups of all sizes to ensure your time at the museum is both educational and fun!
Museum of Florida History Address: 500 S Bronough St, Tallahassee, FL 32399
In addition to field trips, we often provide bus rentals for student orientation tours, campus visits, and academic events at FSU. Groups can easily explore Doak Campbell Stadium, the Meteorology Building's tornado simulator, and more top campus attractions with a Price4Limo shuttle. We'll pick up your perspectives at their hotel or another designated location and drop them off for a campus tour – no transfers or parking headaches needed!
600 W College Ave, Tallahassee, FL 32306
Whether you're exploring museums and historic sites or traveling to sporting events, Price4Limo will provide comfortable transportation throughout your Tallahassee school trip. Our team is happy to assist you with every detail of your trip, from itinerary planning to vehicle selection. Contact us anytime at (866) 265-5479 and one of our friendly rental specialists will be happy to provide you with a quote customized just for you!