WE EXIST TO MAKE CHRIST-CENTERED EDUCATION ACCESSIBLE FOR EVERYONE BY INCREASING ACCESS AT WORLD-CLASS MUSEUMS EVERYWHERE

Imagine being able to enjoy…
The biggest dinosaur exhibits at the natural history museum.
The deepest fish tanks at the aquarium.
The tallest giraffes at the zoo.
The fastest rocketships at the space center.
The latest geology at the national park.
The newest gallery at the art museum.
… all from a biblical worldview.
Now you can with our certified Bible Guides!

Quickly and easily find a certified Bible guide who can give you and your group a biblical worldview tour of world-class natural history museums, zoological parks, aquariums, science and space centers, U.S. State and National Parks + Monuments, and art museums! This is a service of the IAC. Please note that while each tour guide service is independently owned and operated, all listed tour guides adhere to and uphold the highest community standards set out by the IAC. Please click the link below to reserve a certified Bible guide in your area today.

Map Legend
Hammer: Certified Bible Guide at Anthropology & Archaeology Museums
Whale: Certified Bible Guide at Aquariums
Painter’s Palette: Certified Bible Guide at Art Museums
Flower: Certified Bible Guide at Botanical Gardens
Dinosaur: Certified Bible Guide at Natural History Museums

Telescope: Certified Bible Guide at Space & Science Centers
Pine Tree: Certified Bible Guide at State, Provincial, & National Parks + Monuments
Elephant: Certified Bible Guide at Zoological Parks
Graduation Cap: International Training Centers

 

Please note that listings with an asterisk (*) indicate limited service available.
Advanced scheduling requirements and restrictions may apply to limited-service reservations.
If you do not find your local museum on the list below, please fill out a request form, and we will work with your group.
For those who find their local museum on the list below, please fill out a request form, which will be forwarded to your local tour guide.

Alabama
Gulf Shores, Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo*

Arizona
Phoenix, Arizona Museum of Natural History*
Phoenix, Phoenix Zoo*
Tucson, Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum
Tucson, Reid Park Zoo*

Arkansas
Bentonville, Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art

California
Los Angeles, La Brea Tar Pits & Museum
Los Angeles, Los Angeles Zoo
Los Angeles, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
San Diego, San Diego Natural History Museum
San Diego, San Diego Zoo
San Francisco, California Academy of Sciences
San Francisco, San Francisco Zoo
Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara Natural History Museum
Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara NHM Sea Center
Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara Zoo

Colorado
Colorado Springs, Cheyenne Mountain Zoo
Denver, Denver Museum of Nature & Science
Grand Junction, Dinosaur Journey Museum

Connecticut
New Haven, Yale Peabody Museum*

District of Columbia
Washington, Smithsonian Air & Space Museum
Washington, Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History
Washington, Smithsonian National Zoological Park

Florida
Jacksonville, Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens
Melbourne, Brevard Zoo
Merritt Island, Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex
Miami, Frost Museum of Science*
Orlando, Central Florida Zoo
Orlando, Orlando Science Center
Tampa, Florida Aquarium
Tampa, ZooTampa at Lowry Park

Georgia
Atlanta, Fernbank Museum*
Atlanta, Georgia Aquarium*
Savannah, UGA Marine Education Center & Aquarium

Illinois
Chicago, Adler Planetarium
Chicago, The Field Museum

Indiana
Indianapolis, Indianapolis Zoo

Kansas
Kansas City, Kansas University Natural History Museum at Dyche Hall

Kentucky
Newport, Newport Aquarium*

Louisiana
New Orleans, Audobon Zoo*

Massachusetts
Boston, The Harvard Museum of Natural History*
Springfield, Springfield Natural History Museum

Michigan
Ann Arbor, University of Michigan Museum of Natural History
Detroit, Belle Isle Aquarium
Detroit, Belle Isle Zoo
Detroit, Detroit Zoo
Detroit, Wayne State University Natural History Museum
Grand Rapids, John Ball Zoo

Minnesota
Minneapolis, Como Park Zoo & Conservatory
St. Cloud, Bell Museum

Mississippi
Hattiesburg, Hattiesburg Zoo*
Gulfport, Mississippi Aquarium

Missouri
Kansas City, Kansas City Zoo*
St. Louis, St. Louis Aquarium*
St. Louis, St. Louis Zoo

Nebraska
Omaha, Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium*

New Jersey
Camden, Adventure Aquarium*

New Mexico
Albuquerque, ABQ BioPark Aquarium
Albuquerque, ABQ BioPark Zoo
Albuquerque, New Mexico Museum of Natural History

New York
New York, American Museum of Natural History
New York, Bronx Zoo
New York, Central Park Zoo

North Carolina
Asheboro, North Carolina Zoo*
Charlotte, Schiele Museum*
Greensboro, Greensboro Science Center
Raleigh, North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences

Ohio
Cincinnati, Museum of Natural History & Science*
Cincinnati, Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Gardens*
Cleveland, Cleveland Metropark Zoo
Cleveland, Cleveland Museum of Natural History
Cleveland, Greater Cleveland Aquarium
Columbus, Columbus Zoo & Aquarium*

Oklahoma
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma City Zoo
Oklahoma City, Sam Noble Museum
Tulsa, Oklahoma Aquarium*
Tulsa, Tulsa Zoo*

Oregon
Portland, Oregon Zoo*

Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, The Academy of Natural Sciences at Drexel University
Philadelphia, The Penn Museum
Philadelphia, Philadelphia Zoo*
Pittsburgh, Carnegie Museum of Natural History*
Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh Zoo & Aquarium*

South Carolina
Charleston, South Carolina Aquarium*
Columbia, Riverbanks Zoo*

Tennessee
Chattanooga, Tennessee Aquarium*
Knoxville, Zoo Knoxville
Memphis, Memphis Zoo*
Nashville, Nashville Zoo*

Texas
Austin, Austin Aquarium
Austin, Austin Zoo
Austin, Texas Science and Natural History Museum
Dallas, Perot Museum of Nature and Science*
El Paso, El Paso Zoo
Houston, Houston Museum of Natural Science*
San Antonio, Bandera Natural History Museum
San Antonio, San Antonio Zoo

Virginia
Martinsville, Virginia Museum of Natural History*

Washington
Seattle, Burke Museum of Natural History*
Seattle, Seattle Aquarium*
Seattle, Woodland Park Zoo*

Wisconsin
Milwaukee, Milwaukee Public Museum

U.S. National Monuments
Arizona, Sunset Crater Volcano*
Arizona, Wupatki Native American Indian Ruins*
Colorado, Colorado National
Colorado, Dinosaur National*
Oregon, John Day Fossil Beds*
Utah, Grand Staircase-Escalante*
Washington, Mount St. Helens Volcanic*

U.S. National Parks
Arizona, Grand Canyon
Florida, Everglades*
Florida, Cape Canaveral*
Indiana, Indiana Dunes*
Missouri, Gateway Arch
Utah, Arches*
Utah, Bryce*
Utah, Canyonlands*
Utah, Zion*
Wyoming, Yellowstone*

U.S. & State Recreation + Scenic Areas
Colorado, Garden of the Gods*
Georgia, Stone Mountain
Oregon, Columbia River Gorge*

U.S. State Parks
Florida, Blue Spring
Utah, Kodachrome Basin*

International
Edmonton (AB, CAN), Edmonton Valley Zoo
Edmonton (AB, CAN), Royal Alberta Museum
Edmonton (AB, CAN), Sea Life Caverns
London (ENG, UK), The British Museum
London (ENG, UK), London Museum of Natural History

 

*Limited service available; advanced scheduling requirements and restrictions may apply to select locations and reservations.

Frequently Asked Questions

 

Q1: What does a tour consist of? 
A1:  Our tours are presented by certified Bible guides from a biblical worldview, in that the Earth is about 6,000 years old and that God created all things in six solar days where the Flood during Noah’s day was global and catastrophic. Each of our certified Bible guides is highly trained in the biblical worldview and ready to help you experience God’s world through the lens of God’s Word!

Q2: What should I expect during the tour?
A2: Our tours are exciting and engaging. You will see many exhibits about God’s world through the lens of God’s Word while engaging in questions from your local certified Bible guide, viewing world-class exhibits, and discussing various topics with other guests. The tour provides biblical worldview insight through several exhibits at each location.

Q3: What is the cost of reserving a tour guide?
A3: Tour guides certified by the IAC are independently owned/operated, and costs are set by location. Please get in touch with your local operator for pricing details.

Q4: How long does the tour last?
A4: Tours typically last approximately 45 minutes to an hour, including Q&A time with one of our certified Bible guides. These tours provide families with a biblical perspective and insights into the biblical worldview while checking out world-class exhibits.

Q5: How do I schedule my tour?
A5: To begin scheduling your tour, please reserve a certified Bible guide by clicking the reservation link below. Then, a specialist from IAC will forward your reservation request to your local tour guide via e-mail within one to two business days. Please have your family or group calendar ready to help find a tour time that works best for you when your local tour guide contacts you. Your local tour guide will provide you with available dates, pricing, and other details regarding your tour. We look forward to exploring God’s world through the lens of God’s Word with you soon!