Museum of the Bible K-12 Programs

Museum of the Bible offers interactive educational programs for students in elementary school through high school. These programs engage students with the history, narrative and impact of the Bible through immersive experiences specially designed for all ages and follow accepted standards of learning.

Archaeology and the Bible

Explore the work of archaeologists who uncovered remnants of ancient Israel. Discover what archaeology reveals about Jewish culture and neighboring cities during biblical times and its contribution to understanding that period.

This program is offered for elementary and middle school students.

Life in First-Century Nazareth

Interact with living history interpreters to learn how daily life during the time of Jesus was driven by an agricultural economy and observance of Torah, a foundational tenet of Jewish identity.

This program is offered for elementary and middle school students.

Religious Freedom and the Founding of America

Examine the evolution of religious freedom in America from colonial settlement through the passage of the U.S. Constitution. Explore topics related to religious tolerance and pluralism to understand the origins of religious freedom in the United States.

This program is offered for high school students.

Revolutionary Words: The Gutenberg Press

Explore how Johannes Gutenberg made books more widely available, fueling changes in society that occurred from the development of the printing industry. Examine artifacts that reflect the evolution of book production and watch a printing demonstration of the Gutenberg Bible.

This program is offered for middle school and high school students.

The Bible in the Ancient Near East

Examine artifacts that contain writings of the ancient Near East. Discover how these records provide context about people and events described in the Bible. Learn how shared traditions of Israel and other Near Eastern civilizations influenced the formation of the Bible.

This program is offered for high school students.

The Ancient Art of the Torah Scribe

Explore the ancient art of writing a Torah scroll with a master scribe who will explain the tradition and religious laws that govern writing the Torah. Practice Hebrew calligraphy by writing letters with a quill pen and ink.

This program is offered for elementary, middle school and high school students.

Booking a K-12 Program

K-12 programs are one hour in length and are offered Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Programs must be booked at least 30 days in advance of the program date.

For more information or to request a program, please contact (866) 430-MOTB or customerservice@mBible.org.

Cancellation Policy

If you need to cancel a scheduled program, please let us know at least one week in advance and we will work with you to reschedule the program. Due to any unforeseen circumstances in which Museum of the Bible closes its public operations on the day of your program, we will let you know as soon as possible and will work with you to reschedule the program.