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Let your child’s imagination soar this summer!
June 5 – August 11, 2023
What’s a great way to inspire young minds and give them a summer of fun? Summer camps at The Durham Museum, of course! Choose from a wide range of camp themes including science, construction, wizards and more! Half-day and full-day programs are available for 1st-5th graders. (Please note these are the grade levels your child will be entering in the 2023-2024 school year.) The Durham Museum also offers a “Beyond the Camp” experience for campers who want to arrive early or stay late. Registration is open now!
OMAHA STAYCATION I & II
June 12-16 AND July 10-14 • Need 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 lineups of popular stops in the metro! Check back later for lineup announcements.
June 26-30 OR July 24-28 • Pack 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! This year, Wizard Academy will be offered twice during the summer.
AGE GROUPS: 1st-2nd • 3rd-5th
Please note, these are the grade levels your child will be entering in the 2023-2024 school year.
CAMP HOURS: 9AM-4PM
Half-day programs are available select weeks; check the schedule for availability.
Morning Session: 9AM-Noon • Afternoon Session: 1-4PM
BEYOND THE CAMP
$15/day; $60/week (cost is per child)
Before Camp: 7:30-9AM • After Camp: 4-5:30PM
During our “Beyond the Camp” experience, campers can play games, draw, read or participate in other activities supervised by camp staff.
Lunch supervision is included during any weeks where your child is enrolled in a full-day camp. Campers may bring a sack lunch or $6 to purchase lunch (cash or check). After eating, campers will play games or participate in other activities led by camp staff until the afternoon session begins.
Full refunds will be granted for cancellations requested two weeks in advance. Refunds will also be granted for campers with positive COVID-19 tests or confirmed direct exposure to a positive COVID-19 case.
Scholarship Program: The Durham Museum is pleased to offer need-based assistance for summer camps. Click here to apply.
2023 Pricing Information
|HALF-DAY WEEK||One week-long morning OR afternoon session||Member $100/camper||Non-Member $110/camper|
|FULL-DAY WEEK||One week-long, full-day session||Member $200/camper||Non-Member $220/camper|
|SPECIALTY THEMED WEEK||Week-long, full-day camps: Omaha Staycation I & II • Wizard Academy||Member $220/camper||Non-Member $240/camper|
|4-DAY HOLIDAY WEEK||4-day, full-day camp available 4th of July week||Member $180/camper
Daily rate: $45
Daily rate: $50
|BEYOND THE CAMP||Drop off as early as 7:30AM and pick up as late at 5:30PM||$15/day||$60/week|
WAYS TO REGISTER
- ONLINE: Please review the “How to Register” Instructions, then visit our Online Registration site. 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
- EMAIL: Education@DurhamMuseum.org
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“(Our daughter) has really enjoyed her summer at The Durham. We, as parents, are grateful for the wonderful learning atmosphere The Durham Museum and camp staff have provided. We will definitely be looking at sending her back for a few weeks next summer.” – Camp Parent
“My daughter LOVED the Sorting Hat Ceremony and all of the Harry Potter-related activities throughout (Wizard Academy). She said this was her favorite camp of the summer!” – Camp Parent
“They looked forward to every day and enjoyed the camp. I loved picking them up and hearing about their exciting day. Thank you Durham!” – Camp Parent
Have questions or need help registering? Call 402-444-5027