day-of-your-visitWhere to go:

All buses should arrive at the bus loop located on South West 5th Avenue for student drop off.
Busses must remain in the designated parking location with motors turned off.
The driver must remain on premises for the duration of the trip in order to be available to move their bus if needed.
If arriving by car, parking is available for a nominal fee in the Arts and Science Garage located opposite the Museum. Cars and vans are not permitted in the bus loop.

A Museum team member will meet your group leader at the bus.
All students will remain in the Grand Atrium until the group leader has completed check-in.


Present a copy of your confirmation letter.
Give an exact count of students in your group.
Pay in full any remaining balance by check, money order or credit card (Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover) or cash.

Late Arrival:

If your group is going to be late, please call MODS immediately at (954) 713-0930.
All groups are required to be at the AutoNation IMAX® Theater at least 15 minutes prior to their reserved show time.
Late arrivals will not be admitted into the IMAX® Theater and no refunds will be given.

Lunch Break:

The Museum offers limited lunch seating in the Grand Atrium. This is available on a first-come, first-served basis.
You may wish to bring blankets and use the grassy area in beautiful Esplanade Park, located across the street from the Museum.
Food and drink may not be taken into the AutoNation® IMAX® 3D Theater or the Museum exhibit areas.

Items to leave on the bus:

Backpacks. Outer clothing, such as jackets.
Lunch containers, Coolers, Ice Chests should be left on your bus school.
The museum is not responsible storage and safety on food containers left on museum property.