Looking for an immersive field trip experience for your class?
Treat your students to an exciting STEAM adventure at BitSpace!
We're more hands-on with our field trips to help unlock students' inner innovator while sharpening their 21st century skills.
Perfect for kids ages 9-16.
LINCOLN SQUARE LOCATION
Students (and Teachers) raving about their experience:
A Quick Rundown
- Who It's For:
Our field trip program is designed for students from 4th grade to high school.
Each field trip runs for 3 hours, typically starting at 10am and ending at 1pm. We'll work with you to schedule a date that fits your needs.
- What Students Will Learn:
Depending on what your school is interested in, we can explore woodworking and/or laser cutting, graphic design, and t-shirt making.
- How Much:
Our field trip fee of $600 covers all materials and instruction, and support from our experienced guides.
- Where to Find Us:
2541 W Lawrence Ave
Chicago, IL 60625
(773) 654 1691
Available Dates Limited to May 2023 (For Now)
We'll be running summer camps in June and will resume regular scheduling after that. In the meantime, we'd be happy to accommodate whatever date works for you this month.Schedule Your Field Trip
Other Details & Logistics
- We provide an orientation for all tool use, be it a design tool or a construction tool.
- Our space can accommodate groups of up to 25 students.
- Lunch is not provided, but we can set aside time for lunch that students bring or the school provides.
A Word on Safety:
- While vaccinations are not required, we still strongly recommend wearing masks to protect against dust.
- Regular safety measures are in place, including goggles and ear protection if necessary.
What You'll Get
A THREE-hour field trip session facilitated by professional architects, designers, and makers
All the materials needed for the session
Access to state-of-the-art tools and technology (e.g. 3D printers, programmable electronics, and so much more.*)
Orientation for all tool use, regardless of tool type
Life skills development ( time management, persistence and determination to name a few)
Direct support from expert guides
Completed project students can take home
Camp Recap — a summary of the week's activities (with photos) sent via email
All-In Price for up to 25 students:
Who We Are
BitSpace is a youth-only makerspace based in Chicago that believes in empowering the makers, creators, and innovators of tomorrow.
We give students hands-on learning opportunities that allow them to build real-world skills while having a blast.
Our team of passionate makers and educators work hard to create an engaging and safe space where kids can develop skills that will benefit them for years to come.
Thousands of Projects Brought to Life at BitSpace
We've guided and supported students every step of the way, and these are just a few of the many mind-blowing masterpieces that emerged from our makerspace.
BitSpace Field Trip Form
Please fill out the form below to coordinate field trip dates with us. We'll get back in touch with you within 24-48 hours to confirm availability and discuss details.