Come see us! Non-members must reserve tickets in advance. Masks are required in all indoor areas and any time social distancing cannot be maintained. For your safety, our experience has been modified. Learn more.

Museum Explorer's Summer Camp

Toad

Caracara

Skunk

Session 1: June 21, 23, 25 2021
OR
Session 2: June 28, 30, July 2 2021

8:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Monday, Wednesday, and Friday

Ages: Going into Grades 1-5 in Fall 2021

Desert animals have incredible adaptations to thrive with high temperatures and limited water. In summer these really shine! Join us and discover desert creatures’ amazing adaptations, their relationships with plants and other animals, and the important roles they play in their habitats. We’ll visit different exhibits, meet live animals, examine bio-artifacts, make cool crafts, play in the Packrat Playhouse, and more as we explore a unique theme each day. Note: the Playhouse will be an exclusive experience for campers as other guests will not be admitted on camp days.

Monday, Day 1: Amazing Amphibians and Remarkable Reptiles
Wednesday, Day 2: Things with Wings
Friday, Day 3: Friends with Fur

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.

Price

Nonmembers:
$265
Desert Museum and Coati Kids Club Members:
$245

Details

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.

Optional for Adults:

Work from home—from the Museum!
$55 for all 3 days of camp

Don’t want to drive back and forth every day? Stay and work/play at the Museum while your child is at camp! Your work station includes:

Cancellations

If cancellation is made more than 15 days from scheduled program/camp date, payments will be refunded minus a $25 administrative fee. No refunds can be made within 15 days.

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Sorry - all Explorer Camp Sessions are sold out!

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

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