2023 HMNS Summer Programs Catalog

From Art Smart to Weird Science and Citizenship to Coding, explore available summer programs and get information on registration.

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In-Person Summer Camp at HMNS

More sensational science than ever before! New topics for 2023: Shark Camp for ages 6-7 and 8-9, Ecology Engineers for ages 10-12, and Trainer Camp for ages 6-7, 8-9 and 10-12.

Returning favorites include: Junior Paleontologist for ages 6-7, Mummies & Mysteries for ages 6-7, Crazy for Coding for ages 6-7, World Explorers: Parts Unknown for ages 6-7, Minecraft Mania: Coding Adventure Camp for ages 8-9, Master Spy Camp for ages 8-9 and 10-12, Maker Lab Alpha for ages 10-12, Maker Lab Beta for ages 10-12, Camp Half Blood for ages 10-12, Camp Jupiter for ages 10-12 and Escape Camp for ages 10-12.

The 2023 HMNS Summer Camp selection of action-packed science summer camps includes:

  • Biology Camps including Shark Camp, Man’s Best Friend, Amazing Animals, Weird Science and Get Set to Be a Vet
  • Chemistry Camps including Culinary Hero, Junior Science Magic, Booms and Blast Offs, Wizard Science Academy, Kitchen Chemistry, Bedazzled, Crime Scene Investigators and Super Science Magic.
  • Space Camps including Space Cadet, Space Pilot and Senior Space Commanders.
  • Coding Camps including Minecraft Mania: Coding Adventure Camp, Crazy for Coding, and Lego Robotics.
  • Robotics Camps including Riveting Robots and Lego Robotics.
  • Physics Camps including the always popular Star Warrior’s Academy, Maker Lab Alpha, Maker Lab Beta, Storm Chasers, Nature’s Fury, Booms and Blast Offs, Junior Science Magic, Water Works, Extreme Machines, Fast & Furious and Design and Destroy
  • Social Studies Camps including World Explorers: Parts Unknown, Treasure Hunters, Camp Jupiter, Camp Half Blood and Mummies and Mysteries
  • And Dinosaur Camps including Junior Paleontologist, Dino Claws and Shark Jaws and Paleontology 101.

A summer of education and adventure awaits your child at HMNS. Our In Person Summer Camps will be held at the main Houston Museum of Natural Science location and at HMNS Sugar Land.

HMNS Summer Camps are week-long, hands-on science summer camps featuring science activities for children ages 6 – 12. Camps are held Monday – Friday from 10 a.m. – 3 pm. For an additional weekly fee, care is available before camp begins each day, from 8 – 10 am, and after camp ends, from 3 – 5:30 pm.

Email summercamp@hmns.org for more information.

Not a Member? Check out our Member Benefits – including the opportunity to register early for summer camp!

If you can’t attend in person, check out our Virtual camps.
Also, check out our Sugar Land camps.

Main Museum Summer Camp Schedule

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Houston,Texas 77030
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Sugar Land, Texas 77479
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21901 FM 762 Rd.
Needville, Texas 77461
(979) 553-3400 / (281) 242-3055

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