Group Visits

Group Visits


11AM - 4PM.  (CLOSED Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Years Day) 


Do you have a non-school group that would like to visit Sugar Sand Park (Playground, Explorium, Carousel or any other reason)?

Group Reservations

Sugar Sand Park & Children's Science Explorium Group Reservation Policy:

  • Any group of ten (10) or more, who plans to visit Sugar Sand Park in passenger vans or buses, Monday- Friday, must make an advanced reservation.  Group size cannot exceed 50 people per day.
  • Group visits include the Children’s Science Explorium and the Science Playground.
  • Groups based within the City of Boca Raton and/or the Greater Boca Raton Beach & Park District will not be charged for their visit.
  • Groups based outside the City of Boca Raton and/or the Greater Boca Raton Beach & Park District are considered non-resident groups and will be charged $7 per person.  Group size cannot exceed 50 people per day.
  • Groups are sent bus/van passes in advance once the reservation is confirmed. Bus passes are required for entry into Sugar Sand Park and should be displayed in the front windshield of each van/bus entering the park. Groups without reservations and/or bus passes will be turned away.
  • Any group without a reservation will be denied entrance into the Explorium.

Whom to contact

  • Groups that would like to make a reservation can do so by contacting the Volunteer Coordinator at (561) 347-3907 or emailing [email protected].  
  • Groups who qualify for our educational-based fieldtrip programs can review our programs offered here.  Email [email protected] or call 561-347-3905 to review the pre- and post- visit activities and determine available dates.

Sensory Saturday

Join us the first Saturday of each month from 9-10 am for an opportunity to explore the museum in a sensory modified setting with sound and lighting adjustments. Call 561-347-3907 for additional information.

Click here for more information on our special needs programming.

School groups and Scouts should review those pages for specific information regarding requirements for their visit to the Park.