Calling all curious kids! Welcome to Camp Curiosity for summer 2019! Our camp structure has been completely revamped so the schedule is easier-than-ever to navigate. Campers can choose from all new themes with even more of the rockets, LEGOs, crazy chemistry, robots and explosive experiments they love! Just take a look at the new, kid-approved themes, below!
Camps begin June 3 and run through the week of August 12. To register for specific session dates, choose a camp location (Great Lakes Science Center, Gilmour Academy, or Westlake) below.
RACE TO SPACE: ROCKETS TO ROVERS
Northeast Ohio's premier NASA space camp. From the minds behind the NASA Glenn Visitor Center comes a week of testing rockets, exploring planets and programming rovers. Prepare to lead us into the future. We are GO for launch!
*Includes field trip to see the work NASA is doing in Northeast Ohio.
RACE TO SPACE: APOLLO CHALLENGE
Celebrate the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11, the mission that landed the first men on the moon, during Northeast Ohio's premier NASA space camp! Pay respect to the past and use what was learned through Apollo to challenge the future of space exploration. Venture deep into technology, chemisty and engineering to find new ways to reach for the stars!
*Includes special NASA 50th anniversary Apollo programming
DESIGN STUDIO: MOVERS AND MAKERS
If you can dream it, you can do it. Team up with your friends to identify and solve real-world problems. Design with CAD, fabricate with 3-D printers and build the skills to make a better tomorrow.
THRILL RIDE: THE FORCES OF FUN
Accelerate into the exciting world of physics! Use mechanics, matter and magnetism to make an impact. Create the perfect balance of excitement and learning so you don't lose momentum this summer!
READY PLAYER FUN: LEVEL UP!
Whether you are a "noob" or a pro, PC, mobile, or console gamer, this is the camp for you! Express yourself through your avatar and gamertag. Hone your coding skills by venturing beyond the games you already know and love. Discover the game theory behind Minecraft and Pokemon Go! to help your squad develop the next big thing.
AGENTS OF STEM: CRACK THE CODE
Think you have what it takes to solve the mysteries of Camp Curiosity? Investigate for clues with the other agents and join the top secret mission! This adventurous week will lead you into challenging capers with brain-teasing plot twists. Research, analyze and decipher your way out of complex escape rooms and bulid spy technology for your robot recon. The impossible is possible once you become an Agent of STEM!
SCI-QUEST: WHAT MAKES A HERO SUPER
Become a science superhero as you turn sci-fi into sci-fact. Create your own origin story and use STEM to craft your extraordinary powers. Experiment with potions, design capes, go on quests and turn make believe into reality. End the week showing off your abilities at STEMCon! May the Foce be with you, young Jedi!
WHAT TO KNOW
Get your camper ready for a summer of adventure! Please visit our "What to Know" page for camp times, dress code, lunch and before/after care information!
Interested in discounts and scholarship opportunities? Visit our "Camp FAQ" page for payment information, cancellation/refund policies, and volunteer opportunities!
DOWNLOAD THE 2019 SUMMER CAMP GUIDE
WE'RE ACA ACCREDITED!
Great Lakes Science Center's Camp Curiosity is the only museum-based, STEM-centered camp in Ohio to be accredited by the American Camp Association, which means it meets or exceeds more than 300 different standards related to safety, program operation, staff training and more.