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Desert Museum Day Camp at the Mission Garden

Thursday, March 18th 2021
Friday, March 19th 2021

9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Grades 1-5

Camp Participants and Educator at the Mission

Meet the Desert Museum at the Mission Garden! This one-day camp focuses on outdoor exploration through a variety of hands-on activities. Campers will learn to use a nature journal, be exposed to the history and culture of the Mission Garden, and search for interesting plants and wild animals that call this area home. Located at the base of ‘A’ Mountain, and Tucson’s birthplace, the Mission Garden is rich in history and a beautiful place for your camper to spend the day!

The Mission Garden is located at 946 W. Mission Ln, Tucson, Arizona 85745.

Safety: The health and safety of your camper and our staff is our priority. As such, the following measures will be in place and adhered to.


Desert Museum and Coati Kids Club Members:


Limit 10 participants

Campers need to bring their own snacks and lunch, water bottle, hat, wear sturdy shoes and layered clothes for the weather. In addition, masks must be worn properly at all times.


If cancellation is made more than 15 days in advance, payments will be refunded minus a $25 administrative fee. No refunds can be made within 15 days.

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Thursday, March 18th
Friday, March 19th

If you’re interested in being put on a waitlist or notified about future Day Camp dates, please contact education@desertmuseum.org

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