Bring the Maidu Museum & Historic Site to you. Our Distance Learning Programs delivers learning and exploration into your classroom or home. All you need is an internet connection, web camera and speakers and you are ready to go. 

Online booking starts January 6, 2021.

Virtual Field Trips

Making a Home
Virtual Trail Field Trip


Recommended for Grades 3rd-5th


Join us on a tour of our historic site from the comfort of your own classroom. We will take you through our trail to discover how the Nisenan adapted their environment to create a thriving community. Students will explore the importance of water, follow along with the acorn process, and learn about thousands year old petroglyphs, or rock carvings.  

Program Length: 40 minutes 
California Curriculum Standards: 3.1, 3.2, 4.1.3-5, 4.2.1, 5.1
Program Cost: $75 per program


Recommended Activity before your scheduled program:
Watch "Welcome to the Nisenan Homeland" video (FlipGrid Topic available)
Complete the "Welcome to the Nisenan Homeland" video worksheet


Growing Up Maidu
Virtual Museum Field Trip
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