Summer Camp Registration Online

Each Summer Camp requires a separate registration. Click the link for the specific camp(s) below.

Week of May 28-may 31
4-DAY HOLIDAY WEEK  4-day weekly rate applies

Monday:
No Camp Memorial Day Holiday
FULL WEEK
(Tue-Fri)
American Expedition Our curators have found what they believe to be a hidden message in a long-lost journal in the museum’s archive. We think it might be the first in a series of clues leading to a hidden treasure collected by Omaha’s founding fathers! Can you help us solve the mystery? 1st-3rd Grade » 4th-6th Grade »
Before/
After Care
“Beyond the Camp” Before Camp: 7:30-9AM, After Camp: 4-5:30PM • ALL AGES • During our “Beyond the Camp” experience children play games, draw, read or participate in other activities supervised by camp staff. FULL
4-DAY WEEK »

Week of June 3-7
Specialty Theme

FULL WEEK
(Mon-Fri)
Meet the Metr“O”Get ready to meet your Metr”O”! This camp offers an exclusive look at what makes the Omaha metro so special, taking you behind the scenes to places like Boys Town, KETV News at Burlington Station, and Gifford Farms. Omaha would not be the amazing city it is today without these locations and many more we will visit in this week-long camp! You won’t want to miss this one-of-a-kind experience. 1st-3rd Grade » 4th-6th Grade »
Before/
After Care
“Beyond the Camp” Before Camp: 7:30-9AM, After Camp: 4-5:30PM • ALL AGES • During our “Beyond the Camp” experience children play games, draw, read or participate in other activities supervised by camp staff. FULL WEEK »

Week of June 10-14

FULL WEEK
(Mon-Fri)
Dinosaur DiscoveryExplore all things dinosaur with our summer exhibition Tyrannosaur: Meet the Family! Did you know that over 700 species of dinosaurs have been identified by scientists? Or that the Argentinosaurus weighed over 70 tons? Discover this and so much more during Dinosaur Discovery! 1st-2nd Grade » 3rd-4th Grade » 5th-6th Grade »
Before/
After Care
“Beyond the Camp” Before Camp: 7:30-9AM, After Camp: 4-5:30PM • ALL AGES • During our “Beyond the Camp” experience children play games, draw, read or participate in other activities supervised by camp staff. FULL WEEK »

Week of June 17-21

Morning: Durham GlobetrottersBuckle your seatbelts and prepare for an adventure around the world! Float through the Panama Canal, hike the Alps or snorkel in the Great Barrier Reef. All this and more is possible when you sign up to trot around the globe at The Durham. 1st-2nd Grade » 3rd-4th Grade » 5th-6th Grade »
Afternoon: Lego LegendsDoes your camper love to build tall towers and other architectural wonders? What better place to enjoy these challenges than at Omaha’s Art Deco gem and National Historic Landmark! 1st-2nd Grade » 3rd-4th Grade » 5th-6th Grade »
FULL DAY: AM: Durham Globetrotters
PM: Lego Legends
1st-2nd Grade » 3rd-4th Grade » 5th-6th Grade »
Before/
After Care
“Beyond the Camp” Before Camp: 7:30-9AM, After Camp: 4-5:30PM • ALL AGES • During our “Beyond the Camp” experience children play games, draw, read or participate in other activities supervised by camp staff. FULL WEEK »

Week of June 24-28

Morning: Creation StationBecome an inventor and artist during Creation Station! New this year, campers will explore their innovative abilities in the Durham’s new maker space: The Platform. Do you know who invented the bicycle or painted the Mona Lisa? What will modern inventors and artists come up with next? Join this camp and you might just become one of them! 1st-2nd Grade »
CAMP FULL
3rd-4th Grade » 5th-6th Grade »
Afternoon: Spy SchoolGrab your magnifying glass and prepare for excitement! Gain the skills to uncover mysteries and discover clues to solve the toughest cases. Explore what it takes to be an investigator and put your knowledge into practice with solving your own case. 1st-2nd Grade » 3rd-4th Grade »
CAMP FULL
5th-6th Grade »
FULL DAY: AM: Creation Station
PM: Spy School
1st-2nd Grade »
CAMP FULL
3rd-4th Grade »
CAMP FULL
5th-6th Grade »
Before/
After Care
“Beyond the Camp” Before Camp: 7:30-9AM, After Camp: 4-5:30PM • ALL AGES • During our “Beyond the Camp” experience children play games, draw, read or participate in other activities supervised by camp staff. FULL WEEK »

Week of July 1-5
4-DAY HOLIDAY WEEK  Daily rate or 4-day weekly rate applies

Monday:
Crazy ChemistryNeed some flexibility during the Fourth of July holiday week? Take advantage of our Scientific Exposition! Each day offers a special look at a unique topic that will spark the scientist in all of us! You can sign up for the entire week or individual days. 1st-3rd Grade » 4th-6th Grade »
Tuesday:
Wacky WeatherNeed some flexibility during the Fourth of July holiday week? Take advantage of our Scientific Exposition! Each day offers a special look at a unique topic that will spark the scientist in all of us! You can sign up for the entire week or individual days. 1st-3rd Grade » 4th-6th Grade »
Wednesday: Stellar Space Need some flexibility during the Fourth of July holiday week? Take advantage of our Scientific Exposition! Each day offers a special look at a unique topic that will spark the scientist in all of us! You can sign up for the entire week or individual days. 1st-3rd Grade » 4th-6th Grade »
Thursday: No Camp 4th of July Holiday
Friday: Zany ZoologyNeed some flexibility during the Fourth of July holiday week? Take advantage of our Scientific Exposition! Each day offers a special look at a unique topic that will spark the scientist in all of us! You can sign up for the entire week or individual days. 1st-3rd Grade » 4th-6th Grade »
FULL WEEK ALL 4 DAYS: Mon, Tue, Wed & Fri 1st-3rd Grade » 4th-6th Grade »
Before/
After Care
“Beyond the Camp” Before Camp: 7:30-9AM, After Camp: 4-5:30PM • ALL AGES • During our “Beyond the Camp” experience children play games, draw, read or participate in other activities supervised by camp staff. Mon »
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FULL WEEK »

Week of July 8-12
Specialty Theme

FULL WEEK
(Mon-Fri)
Omaha StaycationNeed a summer vacation? Look no further than your own hometown! This adventurous week will take campers on a “staycation” to the hottest visitor locations in Omaha including new stops this year at El Museo Latino, The Wildlife Safari Park and The Strategic Air Command and Aerospace Museum. All transportation and admission is included in the cost of your camp, for a truly stress-free staycation. 1st-3rd Grade » 4th-6th Grade »
Before/
After Care
“Beyond the Camp” Before Camp: 7:30-9AM, After Camp: 4-5:30PM • ALL AGES • During our “Beyond the Camp” experience children play games, draw, read or participate in other activities supervised by camp staff. FULL WEEK »

Week of July 15-19

FULL WEEK
(Mon-Fri)
Science of ScottyBecome a scientist alongside Scotty, a 65 million year old Tyrannosaurus Rex skeleton and the main star in The Durham Museum’s summer exhibition. Train to become a paleontologist, archeologist and geologist all in one week with the help of Scotty and friends in Tyrannosaurs: Meet the Family. 1st-2nd Grade » 3rd-4th Grade » 5th-6th Grade »
Before/
After Care
“Beyond the Camp” Before Camp: 7:30-9AM, After Camp: 4-5:30PM • ALL AGES • During our “Beyond the Camp” experience children play games, draw, read or participate in other activities supervised by camp staff. FULL WEEK »

Week of July 22-26

Morning: Moving at the MuseumGet ready to move with this active week of camp at the museum! Enjoy everything from relay races to dancing as you stay busy with movement and activity. You might even learn the history of these activities while you have a blast moving and shaking your way through the week! 1st-2nd Grade » 3rd-4th Grade » 5th-6th Grade »
Afternoon: History with HeroesSuperheroes 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 our great community. 1st-2nd Grade » 3rd-4th Grade » 5th-6th Grade »
FULL DAY: AM: Moving at the Museum
PM: History with Heroes
1st-2nd Grade » 3rd-4th Grade » 5th-6th Grade »
Before/
After Care
“Beyond the Camp” Before Camp: 7:30-9AM, After Camp: 4-5:30PM • ALL AGES • During our “Beyond the Camp” experience children play games, draw, read or participate in other activities supervised by camp staff. FULL WEEK »

Week of July 29-August 2
Specialty Theme

FULL DAY: Wizard AcademyPack your trunk! Our 2nd annual “back to school” camp will feature a full-week, full-day camp celebrating the wizard world! Join us for the sorting hat ceremony on Monday, the awards ceremony on Friday, and enjoy the adventures in between! 1st-2nd Grade » 3rd-4th Grade » 5th-6th Grade »
Before/
After Care
“Beyond the Camp” Before Camp: 7:30-9AM, After Camp: 4-5:30PM • ALL AGES • During our “Beyond the Camp” experience children play games, draw, read or participate in other activities supervised by camp staff. FULL WEEK »
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Other Ways to Register

We have many ways to register. If you prefer not to register online, please download this Camp Registration Form (PDF), complete the form and submit one of the following ways:

MAIL: Education Department, 801 South 10th St, Omaha, NE 68108
IN PERSON: 801 South 10th St, Omaha, NE 68108
FAX: 402-444-5397, Attn: Education Department
E-MAIL: Education@DurhamMuseum.org