Become a junior paleontologist and time travel through New Mexico's Mesozoic and Cenozoic eras seeking prehistoric animals. Discover how paleontologists use detective skills and trek through Triassic and Jurassic forests, cross Cretaceous seas, and traverse Tertiary grasslands in search of answers. Activities include art projects, games, stories, investigating real specimens from the Museum's collections, and visits to the Museum's exhibits. Classes are limited to 15 children and are taught by two adult instructors and one aide. (For children entering 1st and 2nd grade in 2013-2014 school year).|
This program is also offered: June 24-28 (K-1) and July 22-26 (K-1), look for a separate Brown Paper Ticket listing.
Aftercare is not available for morning sessions of half-day camp. Parents must pick-up children at 11:30am.
Camps may be available for purchase at the Museum when online sales have ended. Please call 505 841-2861 or email Programs.firstname.lastname@example.org to inquire into camp availability.
Scholarships are available for children who qualify and are awarded based on need. To apply go to http://nmnaturalhistory.org/duplicate-of-young-explorers-summer-camp.html and download the form containing the Scholarship application and instructions. For additional questions please do call 505 841-2861.
YOU NEED TO KNOW
All campers must be picked-up by 11:30 AM. Campers not picked up by 11:45 AM will be charged a $20 late pick-up fee. Payment of fee must be made by cash or check at time of camper pick-up.
-Our camp instructors are teachers or scientists. They have all completed first aid and CPR. All instructors submit to a background check before teaching camp.
-Please note that Museum staff cannot take responsibility for dispensing prescription or over-the-counter medications.
-Campers are required to provide their own lunch, snack, and drink. Campers must wear appropriate clothing and shoes for active learning.
The New Mexico Museum of Natural History & Science reserves the right to cancel any event that does not reach a minimum of 6 participants.
DO NOTE that online ticket sales stop 7 days before the event. To inquire regarding any opening into this camp do contact August Wainwright at email@example.com or call 505 841-2861.
There will be no additional fee when you complete your camp purchase.
New Mexico Museum of Natrual History & Science (View)
1801 Mountain Rd NW
Albuquerque, NM 87104
|Minimum Age: 5|
|Kid Friendly: Yes!|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: No|