The Durham Museum

Daily Rates for Camp
Members: $40, Non-members:

Weekly Rates for Camp
Members: $180, Non-members: $200
Save up to $50 with the weekly rate!

Before and After Care Rates
$20/day; $80 for the week (per child)

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Monday, December 26
History with Heroes
Superheroes wanted! Grab your cape and join us for History with Heroes as we learn about what it means to be a hero and how you can be one too! We will even have visits from some real-life heroes from the Omaha Fire Department and the Omaha Police Department.

Tuesday, December 27
Totally Toys
What is your favorite toy? Learn all about the history of toys and play pioneer and Native American games before enjoying a visit from Fat Brain Toys! They will demonstrate some new and exciting toys and you may even get to try some yourself.


Wednesday, December 28

Top Secret
Your mission, if you choose to accept it…is to join us for Top Secret camp!  The Durham Museum is recruiting new spies for our upcoming 2017 exhibition, Top Secret: License to Spy.  Learn the art of investigation from a real Omaha FBI agent and see if you can become the next James Bond.     


Thursday, December 29
Merry Medieval
Here ye! Here ye! Travel back in time to the land of kings and queens, knights and jesters as we explore what it was like to live during medieval times. Meet some real medieval characters that will tell you what life was really like in the land of dragons and peasants!

Friday, December 30
Walk in the Woods
Over the river and through the woods! This day of camp will be all about winter. Gifford Farms will visit us with some winter animals before we have a chance to do a winter hike at Fontenelle Forest. Don’t forget your snow boots!

Monday, January 2

Food for Thought
Put on your chef’s hat and join us for Food for Thought! Concoct cold treats during this winter-food themed camp, while learning the science of ice cream, sno cones, hot cocoa, and more!

Tuesday, January 3
Lego Lane
Come build with us! Explore all things engineering as you build beautiful bridges and terrific towers. Hear from an experienced engineer in Omaha while you draw up the plans!

Wednesday, January 4
Dashing through the Decades
Take a trip down memory lane and discover what it would be like to live in another decade.  Learn how fashion, music, and life have changed throughout the years. A clerk from Omaha's very own Buffett and Son Grocery Store will be joining us this day as well as the Jitterbugs, Omaha’s local dance group specializing in jazz and swing dancing. They will teach campers some vintage moves and end the day with a dance showcase for parents!

Thursday, January 5
Durham Globe Trotters
Travel the world in one short day! Visit the seven continents as you stamp your passport with activities and games from each unique location. Look in wonder as we learn how explorers navigated using the night sky with the Gifford Farms Star Lab!

Friday, January 6
Durham Pajama Party
Put on your PJs and bring your sleeping bag for the best Pajama Party in town!  Enjoy games, crafts, and snacks, plus a visit from a doctor who helps people sleep better. Why do we need 8 hours of sleep and how can you make sure you’re getting enough sleep? Find out at Durham Pajama Party!