Family Travel Guide

Education Through Exploration

Save up to 100% off 1,500+ locations nationwide

Traveling with the family can be expensive. This guide was created to help you save on FUN educational exploration adventures the whole family will enjoy!

Your family can visit for free, $3, or 50% off regular admissions simply by being a member of a participating AZA, ASTC, or ACM location or by receiving food assistance (SNAP).

Access the guide to learn more (and don’t forget to check out the interactive map to reference as you go!)

1,500+ Zoos, Aquariums and Museums Nationwide (U.S.)

As of May 2022, the date of our most recent updates to the guide and map




Museums for All

As Seen In: 

Interactive Map

Date of last update: May 2022

“As the Crow Flies”

Calculating Linear Distance

Additional Family Travel Resources 

Our ultimate mission at Carswell Enterprise is to help build a more globally conscious future generation by expanding geographies and minds at a young age. In an effort to live into this vision, we provide parents with tips and resources to make traveling together more affordable and convenient

Hotel Family Meal Plans

No need to splurge for a hotel with a kitchen. All you need is a mini-fridge, microwave and this meal plan to save time, money, and enjoy more location flexibility. 

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C.O.A. Workshops

Have you heard of a “destination-less” journey? Learn how to create your own “choose our adventure” style trip in the free + live workshop.

Learn More + Register

1-on-1 Consulting

Does the life you desire include having location and time freedom to enjoy family travel adventures whenever you want? Not sure how to get there? Let’s chat!

Book a Free 20-min Discovery Call

The PlayGo Board

An all-in-one travel activity board for kids ages 3-8; now with unlimited activities! “Washable, reusable and just dang genius!”

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Hotel Savings

Have you heard of “unpublished rates”? This hack can save you up to 60% on your next hotel reservation. 

Learn How Now

Favorite Resources

From being digital nomads to homeschool to travel, we’ve created a comprehensive list of our tried and tested favorites!