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Summer Camp 2022 Coming Soon!

Camp listings for 2022 will be posted in December 2021. Check back soon!

Find the right in-person camp

Wondering which grade to search for? Choose the grade your child will enter into in the 2021—2022 school year. 

Contact Us

For information about camps, or to contact camp staff during Summer Camps

phone: 919.220.5429 x405

For reservation or account setup questions, or to cancel or change a camp week:

email: reservations@lifeandscience.org 
: 919.220.5429 x313

Durham Location

Durham Location

433 W. Murray Ave Durham, NC, 27704 919.220.5429

Chapel Hill Location

Chapel Hill Location

Montessori Community School 4512 Pope Rd, Durham, NC 27707 919.493.8541

Hours and Pricing


9 am – 4:30 pm


Camp Prices

In-person camps

Members: $330/week
General Public: $360/week 


Lunch*: $35/week (vegetarian and omnivore options available)

* Lunch is only available at the Durham location

More Information

2021 Scholarship Application

The Museum’s Summer Camp offers week-long experiences for children ages 4 through rising 8th grade.

A limited number of scholarships are available for families who meet the income eligibility guidelines for the National School Lunch Program, or who are facing other financial hardships. If a family has more than one child, the parent or guardian may submit a separate application for each child in the household.

Learn More

Changes and Cancellations

The Museum can grant refunds for canceled camp sessions only up to and including May 21, 2021. No refunds will be issued after this date. Changes to individual camp sessions may be made up to two weeks before a session start as available. All refunds and changes before or after May 21, will incur a $30.00 per camp fee.

If your camper cannot attend your week of camp due to a confirmed case or contact with a confirmed case of COVID-19, please contact our reservations team to discuss options.

If the Museum needs to cancel a camp for any reason, a full refund will be offered.