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Discovery Camps

Museum of Discovery offers a variety of week-long day camps (Discovery Camps) for children ages 6-13 and one-day camps

Discovery Camps: $275 member/$300 non-member per week
For more information, contact Beth Nelsen at 501.214.1122 or bnelsen@museumofdiscovery.org.

June 6-10  –  Ages 10-13  –  Minecraft: Epic Mode  

This popular camp returns for more epic builds! Each day we’ll spend an hour on the computer playing Survival Mode and then an hour collaborating with other campers in the game for a massive build! Then we’ll build forts, throw weapons (safely) and start campfires in the hands-on sessions. Register 

June 6-10  –  Ages 6-8  –  Wizards, Muggles & Science

We’ve arrived at Hogwarts! Once we’re sorted, we’ll begin studying magical science, brewing butterbeer, exploring magical creatures and mixing potions! Register 

June 6-10  –  Ages 8-10  –  Pokemonology 

The world of Pokémon is enchanting and full of creatures who live alongside humans – just like animals in real life! We’ll explore the habitats, adaptations and even superpowers these creatures have … in the game and in reality. Register 

June 13-17  –  Ages 6-8 –  Mess Makers

We’re doing all the bubbly, slimy and explosive science “experiments” that can’t be done at home! Register 

June 13-17  Ages 8-10  –  LEGO Block Party

What happens when imaginations meet up with our massive supply of Legos? The possibilities are endless! There will be collaborative builds, design challenges and storytelling using our favorite Minifigs.  Register 

June 13-17  Ages 9-12  –  Minecraft: Epic Mode

This popular camp returns for more epic builds! Each day we’ll spend an hour on the computer playing Survival Mode and then an hour collaborating with other campers in the game for a massive build! Then we’ll build forts, throw weapons (safely) and start campfires in the hands-on sessions. Register 

June 20-24  –  Ages 6-8  –  Science Sampler: STEAM

Each day of the week we’ll switch topics! Monday: Science; Tuesday: Technology; Wednesday; Engineering; Thursday: Arts; Friday: Math (fun math).  Register 

June 20-24  –  Ages 8-10  –  Minecraft: Epic Mode

This popular camp returns for more epic builds! Each day we’ll spend an hour on the computer playing Survival Mode and then an hour collaborating with other campers in the game for a massive build! Then we’ll build forts, throw weapons (safely) and start campfires in the hands-on sessions. Register 

June 20-24  –  Ages 10-12  –  CodeBots

Robots + Coding = BEST WEEK EVER! We’ll construct and program a variety of robots such as VEX to complete a variety of missions and learn coding skills that can be applied outside of camp. Register 

June 27-July 1  –  Ages 6-8  –  Unicorn Biology

Young scientists with imaginations are welcome at the Museum of Discovery! We’ll explore mythical creatures and learn about their features that are actually found in nature. We’ll also have a seafoam party, create glitter slime and build frozen castles! Register 

June 27-July 1  –  Ages 8-10  –  Nerfology

It takes physics to be the Nerf champion so we’ll explore trajectory, motion and aerodynamics as we work through obstacle courses and challenges! Register 

June 27-July 1  –  Ages 9-12  –  Go Nintendo! 

Explore the elements that go into gaming creation such as software, graphic design and probability. Campers are encouraged to bring their Nintendo Switch for group gaming during specified breaks (not required). Register 

No camps the week of July 4th

July 11-15  –  Ages 6-8  –  Mess Makers

We’re doing all the bubbly, slimy and explosive science “experiments” that can’t be done at home! Register 

July 11-15  –  Ages 8-10  –  Minecraft: Epic Mode

This popular camp returns for more epic builds! Each day we’ll spend an hour on the computer playing Survival Mode and then an hour collaborating with other campers in the game for a massive build! Then we’ll build forts, throw weapons (safely) and start campfires in the hands-on sessions. Register 

July 11-15  –  Ages 10-12  –  CSI: Discovery

We’re using science to crack the case! We’ll explore DNA technology, dust for prints and cast molds with the help of some real-life crime scene technicians. Register 

July 18-22  –  Ages 6-8  –  LEGO Block Party

What happens when imaginations meet up with our massive supply of Legos? The possibilities are endless! There will be collaborative builds, design challenges and storytelling using our favorite Minifigs.  Register 

July 18-22  –  Ages 8-10  –  Nerfology

It takes physics to be the Nerf champion so we’ll explore trajectory, motion and aerodynamics as we work through obstacle courses and challenges! Register 

July 18-22  –  Ages 9-12  –  Minecraft: Epic Mode

This popular camp returns for more epic builds! Each day we’ll spend an hour on the computer playing Survival Mode and then an hour collaborating with other campers in the game for a massive build! Then we’ll build forts, throw weapons (safely) and start campfires in the hands-on sessions. Register 

July 25-29  –  Ages 6-8  –  Science Sampler: STEAM

Each day of the week we’ll switch topics! Monday: Science; Tuesday: Technology; Wednesday; Engineering; Thursday: Arts; Friday: Math (fun math).  Register 

July 25-29  –  Ages 8-10  –  Go Nintendo!

Explore the elements that go into gaming creation such as software, graphic design and probability. Campers are encouraged to bring their Nintendo Switch for group gaming during specified breaks (not required). Register 

July 25-29  –  Ages 10-12  –  Codebots

Robots + Coding = BEST WEEK EVER! We’ll construct and program a variety of robots such as VEX to complete a variety of missions and learn coding skills that can be applied outside of camp. Register 

August 1-5  –  Ages 6-8  –  Unicorn Biology

Young scientists with imaginations are welcome at the Museum of Discovery! We’ll explore mythical creatures and learn about their features that are actually found in nature. We’ll also have a seafoam party, create glitter slime and build frozen castles! Register 

August 1-5  –  Ages 8-10  –  Wizards, Muggles & Science 

We’ve arrived at Hogwarts! Once we’re sorted, we’ll begin studying magical science, brewing butterbeer, exploring magical creatures and mixing potions! Register 

August 1-5  –  Ages 10-12  –  Junior Zoologist 

Calling all animal enthusiasts! Join us for a week focusing on animal classification, diets and care. We’ll also learn genuine field research techniques that are used by scientists. And, of course, we’ll meet many animals! Register 

 

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