Chinsegut Hill Historic Site Field Trip

FREE Chinsegut Hill Historic Site field trips!


Take your next field trip to Chinsegut Hill Historic Site! Students will enjoy a 90-minute interactive and informative experience that supports state standards and enhances state and local history education.


February 1 – March 15, 2023, field trips are offered on either Tuesday or Thursday, 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. The Chinsegut Hill Field Trip Experience is geared toward elementary school students studying Florida and American history but can be adapted for all grade levels.

45-minute historic house tours include object-based learning using props and touch carts. Stations include:
• The Plantation Era
• Early Life in Hernando County
• The African American Experience

45-minute outdoor activities where students will engage in:
• Archeological activities to explore Chinsegut’s earliest Indigenous history
• Early Hernando County commerce through a peddler’s cart
• Fact-finding scavenger hunt while exploring the historic hill

More information
• Maximum capacity is 60 students and 12 chaperones.
• Students can bring a picnic lunch to enjoy on the grounds.
• Ample parking is available on the grounds adjacent to the house.

Student field trips require a minimum of ten students in attendance and may not exceed 60 students. One adult must accompany every ten students. Admission is free! (February 1 – March 15, 2023)

Chinsegut Hill Historic Site is located at 22495 Chinsegut Hill Road, Brooksville, Florida.

Please call Brian Buttafuoco, Curator of Education, for field trip reservations and additional information at (813) 675.8960.

Contact Information

Class Information

(maximum 60 students)
(maximum 12 teachers/chaperones)

Date and Time Selection

Reservations and Questions

For field trip reservations and additional information, please contact Brian Buttafuoco, Curator of Education at 813.675.8960 or email [email protected]