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One-of-a-kind camp experiences at two amazing locations

Our camps are back for 2021, with experiences that deliver fun, excitement, discovery, outdoor exploration, and lasting learning. Join us this summer in Durham or Chapel Hill.

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

emailsummercamp@lifeandscience.org
phone: 919.220.5429 x405

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

email: reservations@lifeandscience.org 
phone
: 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

Hours

9 am – 4:30 pm

 

Camp Prices

In-person camps

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

Add-ons

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.

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