The 49ers Museum Presented by Sony is a two-level, 20,000 square foot space dedicated to showcasing the past, present, and future of the 49ers organization and its commitment to education and innovation.
The 49ers Museum will provide learning platforms that connect, inspire, and engage students in grades K-8. Our education program will use football as a platform for:
As the first professional sports organization to embrace the STEM learning concepts for youth, the 49ers Museum will constantly be evolving and enhancing your students’ experiences to reflect the most current concepts that support classroom learning. By working closely with a board of local advisory educational partners, all programs have been specially aligned to state Common Core and Next Generation Science standards which support leading instructional practices.
A field trip to the 49ers Museum can complement and reinforce your district’s curriculum in many ways. By offering hands-on, project-based learning in a dynamic and technological environment, the 49ers Museum has unique resources including our Denise DeBartolo York Education Center, where students use leading-edge, technological tools and techniques that will challenge students to reach new heights.
Educators can choose from an array of engaging lesson options; each of which is aligned to standards and sure to capture the imagination of students.
Students will tour and learn about how the stadium is a showcase for technology innovation and environmental sustainability.
Students will experience the 49ers history—and the game of football—through an interactive experience built on innovative technology.
Focus your field trip on the Museum Exploration Experience and learn about enriching history through interactive installations and film.
Visit the Denise DeBartolo York Education Center Museum Classroom Experience for hands-on learning.
Choose the Exploration/Audible Activities and learn through dynamic, technological activities.
Once selected, school groups may experience the 49ers Museum free of charge. Schools may apply for transportation assistance in addition to the field trip.
Due to high demand, we have limited slots available for the 2014-15 school year and have initiated an application process that will enable us to manage field trip requests in a manner that effectively directs volume and ensures the quality/integrity of the learning experience. FIELD TRIP PROGRAM REGISTRATION →
The San Francisco 49ers thank Chevron for helping bring STEM education to Bay Area youth.