Let the Countdown to Summer Begin.
Did you know our week-long summer camps start the week of June 11th? If you haven’t already locked down your seats for space exploration, zoo keeping and outdoor adventures, now is the time. Keep scrolling to learn more about our camp offerings in Durham and Chapel Hill. Register today before camps fill up!
Find the Right Summer Camp
Wondering which grade to search for? Choose the grade your child will enter into in the 2018—2019 school year. Find out more with our FAQ.
*Camps are subject to change based on availability.
Meet a Few of Our Team Members
VP of Innovation and Engagement
With an Master of Public Administration from Harvard in Innovation, who better to lead a STEM-focused forward-thinking Summer Camp experience? Mitch is a core member of the executive team and excels at using design thinking to create and curate one-of-a-kind experiences for your camper!
Program Manager for Camp Experience
Thomas comes to us from North Carolina State University with 7 years of operations management experience, including at The Arts Center Summer Camp in Carrboro, NC. Creating curriculum, hiring our wonderful summer staff, and ensuring a safe and science-filled week of fun for your camper is just part of Thomas’ job at the Museum of Life and Science. We can’t think of a better person to lead the charge!
Program Development for Summer Camp
Karyn writes out-of-this-world curriculum for our space-themed camps. With a degree in Astronomy from the University of Colorado, Karyn is now pursuing her Masters in Museum Studies from Johns Hopkins. With over 7 years of education experience at places like Alder Planetarium and Yerkes Observatory, she designs amazing camps for our cosmically curious campers!
Chapel Hill Location
Chapel Hill Location
January 22, 2018: Museum Supporting
January 24, 2018: Museum Explorer
February 1, 2018: Open Registration
Changes and Cancellations
The Museum can grant refunds and perform session changes only when received before May 24, 2018. Each session change or refund comes with a $30.00 change/cancellation fee per camp. After May 24, 2018 we are not able to process any changes or refunds.