Traveling Trunks

Early Peoples traveling trunk

The Early Peoples Traveling Trunk is ready! This trunk focuses on the life and environment of the people who lived in this area as far back as the end of the Pleistocene era up to the recent life of the Native Americans of the Coastal Bend. 

The rental fee for traveling trunks is $5 for up to two weeks.

Reservations for a traveling trunk must be made at least 7 days in advance and are subject to availability. Please have alternative rental dates in mind in case the trunk is already reserved for your preferred rental date.

Traveling Trunks include:

  • Artifacts and replica artifacts that students can touch and handle
  • Activities and lessons that are based on the theme of the trunk
  • A Glossary/definition sheet with brief explanations of the artifacts and key words used
  • Interactive classroom games that pertain to the theme of the trunk

Look for future Traveling Trunks coming soon!:

  • Columbian Exchange
  • Exploration, Discovery & Colonization
  • Coastal Bend Ranching

Please contact us to learn about other educational opportunities that we offer including tours and outreach programming. Please watch this space for future Traveling Trunk developments.

For more information contact our Education Coordinator