For Teachers

Students overlook the red part of the Painted Desert
Students on a field trip enjoy the view of the Painted Desert



Travel Grants

Educational Travel Grant Funding is currently available. This is a reimbursement of the travel costs associated with bringing your class to Petrified Forest, whether you are visiting on your own or have arranged a ranger guided program. All schools are welcome to apply. Click here to download the application.

Academic Fee Waivers

The majority of educational groups visiting the park qualify for free entry. Download the application form here to find out more.


Planning a Field Trip?

Explore our Parks as Classrooms pages to learn more about educational resources related to the park.

Click here to download our Teacher's Resource Packet to help you plan your trip.

Questions? Contact Ricardo Escobar at 928-524-6228 x276

Last updated: August 4, 2019

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Mailing Address:

1 Park Road, #2217
Petrified Forest, AZ 86028


(928) 524-6228

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