White Sands is a living laboratory. Why a laboratory? Because new discoveries are being made here all the time! From our unique wildlife to our fascinating geology, there are many opportunities for your students to learn. You are welcome to bring your class to the monument or check out our loan materials and ready-made lesson plans.
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Academic Fee Waiver

Are you considering bringing your students to White Sands to use the dunes as an outdoor classroom? If so, please download and complete an academic fee waiver. Certain requirements must be met and waivers must be submitted at least two weeks prior to your anticipated trip day.
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Parks as Classrooms

Would you like to download material for use as part of your curriculum? White Sands offers this to help you create educational opportunities for your classroom and for yourself!
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Plan a Field Trip

There are a few ways to plan a field trip to the monument: self-guided, ranger-guided programs for youth, or ranger-guided curriculum-based program. Each type of trip has its own requirements so be sure to look at each one to see which program type will fit your needs.

Last updated: December 3, 2019

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Mailing Address:

PO Box 1086
Holloman AFB, NM 88330


(575) 479-6124

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