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Spring Homeschool Day

Family posing for photo by 1900 Farm Barn


Tuesday, June 5
9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Living History Farms’ Homeschool Days are the perfect opportunity for families to learn together! You and your children will have the opportunity to tour the museum’s many historic areas, participate in hands-on activities, and have fun! We suggest that you plan at least 3-4 hours for your experience.

The museum is open from 9:00am – 4:00pm. Activities will take place from 9:30am – 11:30am and from 1:00pm – 3:00pm.

Event Partners: i9 Sports, The Outside Scoop, Urbandale Public Library



Online registration opens May 1, 2018 at 10am. Anyone who registers early receives $1 off regular admission, and a pre-event email with the day’s activities. Online registration will end at noon on June 4, 2018. Members attend Homeschool Day for free! Not a member yet? Purchase or renew your membership

Purchase Tickets to Homeschool Day/Member Pre-registration


Program Policies

Please read our program policies, including information about registration, schedule, and activities before you register for Homeschool Day.  Homeschool Day Policies


schoolhouse chalkboard setHomeschool Day Souvenir

Add a Schoolhouse Chalkboard Set ($12) to your registration! Includes a 5-inch by 7-inch wood frame chalkboard, a one-inch eraser made of wood and felt, two sticks of chalk, and a booklet featuring eleven 19th-century popular schoolroom and childhood games. Also available in our online store.

The Schoolhouse Chalkboard Set is available for $12.50 if purchased in the MarketPlace Museum Store. In store availability not guaranteed.