Omaha Children's Museum

Summer Camps: Ages 6 - 8

Omaha Children's Museum's summer camps feature engaging curriculum and great instructors who make every day exciting and new. Camps below are intended for children ages 6 to 8, and include daily play in the museum, and a snack.

Unfortunately, Kids in the Kitchen and Kids in the Kitchen Jr. will not be offered in 2020. Campers who are registered in either camp will be invited to change camps or cancel.

Registration for camps the week of June 1-5, June 8-12, June 15-19, June 22-26, July 6-10, and July 13-17 are complete.

 

Advanced Wizardry Academy

Advanced Wizardry Academy isn't quite Hogwarts, but it's close. This popular summer camp ventures into the world of Harry Potter through imaginative play and science experiments. We'll explore some of the First Year core subjects including potions and charms, as well as extracurricular studies in fantastical beasts and Quidditch.

Aug. 3-7, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. (1 SPOT LEFT)

 

Beyond the Bricks

A week of building with a variety of materials? It's a builder's dream! In this new camp, campers will design and construct structures, as well as learn about architecture around the world and throughout history.

July 27-31, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. 

 

Bug Out

Some are creepy, some are crawly, and all have superpowers! This camp explores the insects, spiders, and other creatures that inhabit the summer exhibit, Bug Squad.

July 20-24, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. (At Capacity)

 

Camp Mash-Up: Adventure Track

In Camp Mash-Up, we've taken the five most popular camps past and present to inspire a different day of the week. Each day is unique in the Adventure Track, with themes based on Wizardry Academy, Kids in the Kitchen, Galactic Science, STEAM Time Travelers, and Bug Out.

 NO AVAILABLE DATES

 

Camp Mash-Up: Awesome Track

In Camp Mash-Up, we've taken the five most popular camps past and present to inspire a different day of the week. Each day is unique in the Awesome Track, with themes based on Kids in the Kitchen, Beyond the Bricks, Curious Critter, Science Quest, and Olympians Camp.

July 20-24, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. (2 SPOTS LEFT)

July 20-24, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

July 27-31, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. (At Capacity)

Aug. 3-7, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

 

Camp Mash-Up: Mega Track

In Mega Mash-Up, we've taken the five most popular camps to inspire a different day each day of the week. Each day is a unique adventure, with themes based on Science Quest, Tinkering, Wizardry Academy, Minecraft and Kids in the Kitchen. This unique camp is open to ages 4-8.

July 20-24, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. (At Capacity)

July 20-24, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. (2 SPOTS LEFT)

Aug. 3-7,  9 a.m. to 12 p.m. (1 SPOT LEFT)

 

Curious Critter

Animal lovers, this is your camp. Designed for older children, we'll learn the biology of animals in fun, hands-on experiments and animal-related activities.

July 27-31, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. (At Capacity)

August 3-7, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

 

Olympians Camp

Lace your sneakers and stretch those muscles, this camp is all about the 2020 Summer Olympics! A range of competitive sports will be explored and children will learn how some sports are adapted for athletes with disabilities. Throughout the week, campers will work on social skills while staying active through play and friendly competition.

July 27-31, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. (At Capacity)

Aug. 3-7, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. (At Capacity)

 

Professor Oak’s Training Camp

Gotta catch 'em all! Whether you dream of being a trainer or you're just curious about the legendary world of Pokemon, this imaginative camp explores the powers and legends behind some of the most popular characters through games, crafts, and experiments.

NO AVAILABLE DATES  

Science Quest

Science is the most fun when it's hands-on... and a little messy! Throughout the week, campers will test, investigate, and explore different scientific concepts through play and experiments.

NO AVAILABLE DATES 

 

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