2024 Summer Camp:
Online Registration

Each camp must be added separately to your shopping cart. Click the link for the specific camp(s) below.


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Email us at education@DurhamMuseum.org.


 

Week of JUNE 3-7

HALF DAY
(Morning)
Art in Action!The Durham Museum is one of only a few places in Omaha to view beautifully preserved art deco style décor. Campers will learn about the art of building design in our great hall. There will also be discussion and crafts surrounding process vs product-based art. Don’t wear white this week – things may get messy! 1st-2nd Grade » 3rd-5th Grade »
HALF DAY
(Afternoon)
Dig into DinosaursThis week is for the dino-lovers out there! Explore bones, fossils, eggs, and all thing pre-historic. This week will include lots of science and exploration. We will investigate the difficult questions like why did T-Rexes have such short arms, at what age did dinosaurs live to, and of course, why did they go extinct? What will you discover? 1st-2nd Grade » 3rd-5th Grade »
FULL DAY 1st-2nd Grade » 3rd-5th 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.ALL GRADES »

Week of JUNE 10-14

FULL DAY
(Mon-Fri)
Wizard AcademyPack your trunk! This popular annual camp will celebrate the wizard world through crafts, lessons, games and more. Join us for the sorting hat ceremony on Monday, the awards ceremony on Friday and enjoy the adventures in between! Please note, this camp is offered twice during the summer.

SPECIALTY THEME

1st-5th 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.ALL GRADES »

Week of June 17-21

FULL DAY
(Mon-Fri)
Omaha Staycation INeed a summer vacation? Look no further than your own hometown! These adventurous weeks will take campers on a “staycation” to the hottest attractions in Omaha. Back by popular demand, we’ve decided to feature not one, but two unique line-ups of popular stops in the metro! All transportation and admission is included in the cost of the camp, for a truly stress-free vacation right here in town. Keep an eye on our camp website for announcements of this year’s lineups!

SPECIALTY THEME

1st-2nd Grade
(SOLD OUT!)
3rd-5th Grade
(SOLD OUT!)
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.ALL GRADES »

Week of JUNE 24-28

HALF DAY
(Morning)
LEGO® CampThis week of building and fun will culminate in a showcase of campers’ designs on Friday. All week, campers will use problem solving skills, fine motor skills, and tons of creativity to work together as a group and build a showstopping presentation. Each group will decide if they want to build a park, a city, a specific building, a neighborhood, etc. and then work all week on the fine details. In addition to the big build, campers will have fun with some LEGO®-themed crafts and science experiments along the way. 1st-2nd Grade
(SOLD OUT!)
3rd-5th Grade
(SOLD OUT!)
HALF DAY
(Afternoon)
Around the WorldCan you travel around the world in only five days? You can at The Durham Museum this summer! We will “visit” all seven continents and explore the oceans through cultures, landmarks, animals and more. Get ready for an adventure! 1st-2nd Grade
(SOLD OUT!)
3rd-5th Grade »
FULL DAY 1st-2nd Grade
(SOLD OUT!)
3rd-5th Grade
(SOLD OUT!)
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.ALL GRADES »

Week of JuLY 1-5 (No camp on July 4)

FULL DAY
(Monday)
S.T.E.A.M. (Spectacular Science)This popular week of camp will explore all things STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math), by featuring one letter of the acronym each day of the week. Crafts, games, projects and more will be the perfect addition to your holiday week. 1st-2nd Grade
(SOLD OUT!)
3rd-5th Grade »
FULL DAY
(Tuesday)
S.T.E.A.M. (Terrific Tech and Excellent Engineering)This popular week of camp will explore all things STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math), by featuring one letter of the acronym each day of the week. Crafts, games, projects and more will be the perfect addition to your holiday week. 1st-2nd Grade
(SOLD OUT!)
3rd-5th Grade »
FULL DAY
(Wednesday)
S.T.E.A.M. (Amazing Art)This popular week of camp will explore all things STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math), by featuring one letter of the acronym each day of the week. Crafts, games, projects and more will be the perfect addition to your holiday week. 1st-2nd Grade » 3rd-5th Grade »
FULL DAY
(Friday)
S.T.E.A.M. (Memorable Math)This popular week of camp will explore all things STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math), by featuring one letter of the acronym each day of the week. Crafts, games, projects and more will be the perfect addition to your holiday week. 1st-2nd Grade » 3rd-5th Grade »
FULL WEEK 1st-2nd Grade
(SOLD OUT!)
3rd-5th 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.ALL GRADES »

Week of JULY 8-12

FULL DAY
(Mon-Fri)
Omaha Staycation IINeed a summer vacation? Look no further than your own hometown! These adventurous weeks will take campers on a “staycation” to the hottest attractions in Omaha. Back by popular demand, we’ve decided to feature not one, but two unique line-ups of popular stops in the metro! All transportation and admission is included in the cost of the camp, for a truly stress-free vacation right here in town. Keep an eye on our camp website for announcements of this year’s lineups!

SPECIALTY THEME

1st-2nd Grade
(SOLD OUT!)
3rd-5th Grade
(SOLD OUT!)
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.ALL GRADES »

Week of JuLY 15-19

FULL DAY
(Mon-Fri)
Becoming JaneThe Durham Museum is excited to present our newest traveling exhibit, Becoming Jane: The Evolution of Jane Goodall. We will explore this interactive exhibit and learn more about Jane Goodall’s life and legacy. Campers will keep a journal, just like Jane, and explore different types of animals around the world, learning and recording their findings during this interactive, animal-filled week. Please note, this camp is offered twice during the summer. Both programs are identical.

FEATURED CAMP

1st-2nd Grade » 3rd-5th 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.ALL GRADES »

Week of JULY 22-26

FULL DAY
(Mon-Fri)
Wizard AcademyPack your trunk! This popular annual camp will celebrate the wizard world through crafts, lessons, games and more. Join us for the sorting hat ceremony on Monday, the awards ceremony on Friday and enjoy the adventures in between! Please note, this camp is offered twice during the summer.

SPECIALTY THEME

1st-5th 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.ALL GRADES »

Week of JULY 29-August 2

FULL DAY
(Mon-Fri)
Becoming JaneThe Durham Museum is excited to present our newest traveling exhibit, Becoming Jane: The Evolution of Jane Goodall. We will explore this interactive exhibit and learn more about Jane Goodall’s life and legacy. Campers will keep a journal, just like Jane, and explore different types of animals around the world, learning and recording their findings during this interactive, animal-filled week. Please note, this camp is offered twice during the summer. Both programs are identical.

FEATURED CAMP

1st-2nd Grade » 3rd-5th 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.ALL GRADES »

Week of AUGUST 5-9

HALF DAY
(Morning)
All AboardPut your conductor hats on! Where else better to learn about all things trains than Omaha’s former union station? Campers will get to tour all the train cars we have on exhibit, plus create their own locomotives, and learn about other wheeled vehicles.
1st-2nd Grade » 3rd-5th Grade »
HALF DAY
(Afternoon)
Explore, Investigate, Discover!Let your natural explorer instinct take over this week! Touch, taste, smell and listen; what will you discover? How do your fingerprints make you unique? What substance makes candy dissolve? How can we grow crystals? We will be answering these questions and much more during this fun week of exploration. 1st-2nd Grade » 3rd-5th Grade »
FULL DAY 1st-2nd Grade » 3rd-5th 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.ALL GRADES »
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PHONE: 402-444-5027 • E-MAIL: Education@DurhamMuseum.org