Traveling Trunk Educational Kits

A picture containing fruit, nut, arranged

Educational kits, also called  “Traveling Trunks,” are available for rent for $20/week for up to 2 weeks. Cash or check are accepted at the time of pickup. Pickup and drop-off are typically done at either the Almaden Quicksilver Mining Museum in San Jose or the Anderson Lake Visitor Center in Morgan Hill. To reserve a trunk, please submit a request form at the link below. If you have any questions, email [email protected]

Available Trunks:

Native American Traveling Trunk

This trunk is designed to support the Chitactac school program but can be checked out by educators throughout the County whether or not they attend the field trip program. The lesson plans and teaching guide support learning standards for 3rd and 4th grade, and content include high-quality replicas of items such as a deer bone rattle, cooking basket, deer pelt, staves game, and much more!

Coyote Creek Traveling Trunk

Coming soon!

Almaden Quicksilver Traveling Trunk

Coming soon!

Martial Cottle Traveling Trunk

Coming soon!

To reserve a Traveling Trunk, please complete our Program Request Form


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