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Field Trips


Field Trips

Students at the Water Reclamation Facility Wetlands.

EMWD’s Education program offers field trips for students in grade levels 3-12 from the 11 school districts and private schools within its service area. Each field trip is limited to a maximum of 35 students and requires teacher plus three chaperones to attend. We have three field trip options available, according to grade level. Field trips range from 1 hour to 3.5 hours.

The 2022/23 School Year is fully booked. 

Reservations for all EMWD school field trips are currently on hold, please check back again later.

Option EMWD Facility Grade Day of Week Length Location
1 Desalination Complex 9th-12th Tuesdays 1 Hour

29541 Murrieta Road,

Menifee, CA 92586

Desalination Complex: A one hour tour of our newly completed Desalination Complex, located in Menifee, CA. Students will learn about local brackish ground water and how desalination is used to bring it to drinking water standards. 
2 Filtration Facility 6th-8th Thursdays 1.5 Hour

1283 N. Kirby Street, 

Hemet, CA 92545

Filtration Facility: A one and a half hour tour of our water filtration facility, located in Hemet, CA. Students will learn how imported water is filtered to a high standard before it is distributed to residents as tap water. 
3 Wastewater Facility 3rd-12th Wednesdays 3.5 Hours

770 N. Sanderson Avenue, 

San Jacinto, CA 92582

Wastewater Facility: This tour ranges from one hour to three and half hours depending on customizable options. The tour is of a reclamation facility located in San Jacinto, CA. Students will learn the process of turning wastewater into recycled water.

The 2022/2023 field trip season is full at this time.

​Field trip requests are not a guarantee of a field trip. Requests will be reviewed by the Education team to determine eligibility before confirmation is given.

To reserve a tour for the 2022/2023 school year, please use this form: Request a Field Trip or Classroom Visit

Preparing for Your Field Trip/Tour

In preparation for a great field trip and tour, please review and complete our Wetlands Tour Guidelines.

Before You Go – Watch the Field Trip Videos

Student Field Trip Video

Teacher Field Trip Video

Chaperone Field Trip Video 

For more information about EMWD fields trips and tours, contact the Education team via email or at 951-928-3777, ext. 4350.