Educators

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School Programs

More than 14,000 visitors a year experience our school tour programs, from northern California, western Nevada and southern Oregon, to learn about the Sacramento River region, science, art, history, forestry and horticulture.

For more information about California state curriculum requirements or to schedule a field trip call 530-242-3108.

 

Exploration Classes

Independent Exploration

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Education Programs

Turtle Bay offers a wide variety of educational programs that will fascinate your students with exciting hands-on activities that correspond with California state curriculum.

Current Exhibitions

Homeless Rock Stars: The Exhibition

With a rebel yell, Homeless Rock Stars unapologetically: confronts the stigma, promotes the underdog and leads the way in restoring the relationship between the hom..

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Rock U: The Institute of Rock 'N' Roll

Presented by Special support from Dennis & Sherrill Bambauer Supported by Best Western PLUS Hilltop Inn/CR Gibbs American Grille, Du..

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Dignity Health presents Dam to Bridge

Human beings are tied to water, drawn to it. We are utterly dependent upon it. We drink it, bathe in it, find food in it, water our crops, and..

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Wings of Summer, Butterflies!

Monday - Friday, 9:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Saturday & Sunday, 10:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Thanks to Dennis & Sherrill Bambauer, Bob & Jean Blankenship,..

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Upcoming Exhibitions

Rock Penjing

Welcome to the ancient world of penjing. It’s a place where a lone, wind-blown tree grows meditatively from the side of a rocky cliff. Where the stunning beau..

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More exhibitions coming soon!


Target Field Trip Grant Opportunities

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