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In 2017 the Museum of Discovery and Science is pleased to announce two types of Summer Camps for different age groups.
  • 2017 Camp Discovery for ages 6 - 12

  • 2017 Ocean Explorers Camp for Incoming Grades 7 - 8
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Please download,
print and fax your camp
forms to our reservations department.

  1. Choose and Print the Registration form for the camp you will like your child to attend.

  2. Print ALL three "Additional Forms" for your child.

  3. A set of forms is required for each child attending camp.

Registration Form
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(PDF format document)

Camp Registration Form

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(PDF format document)

Download & Complete
each form below

Camp General Info

Camp Code of Conduct

Camp Emergency Info

Optional Lunch Order

Subway Five-Day Lunch Order Form

Subway One-Day
Lunch Order Form

Registration and Additional forms found at right ->
    School Holiday One-Day Camp Adventure
    World Oceans Celebration
June 9, 2017

Join us as we celebrate World Oceans Day and discover the many ways we can help keep our oceans clean! Meet and interview “Whale Times” DEEPEND Consortium scientists on their important work, and learn details regarding marine efforts to reduce, reuse and recycle. Discover sea turtle secrets.

2017 Five Day Summer Camp Adventures


CLICK HERE to download information flyer (PDF file format)

Birds of Paradise
June 12-16

Are you ready for a naturalist expedition? We’ll explore our newest exhibit from National Geographic and investigate birds from all over the world! Practice your bird calls, join our bird song competition, identify fantastic feathers and examine how our native feathered friends compare.

STEAMpunk Science
June 19-23

We’ll use Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math to check out both simple machines and clever contraptions. Makers and Tinkerers can learn to creatively combine new technology and classic inventions in fun and exciting new ways!

Incredible Edibles
June 26-30

Who needs a kitchen when you have a lab? We’ll be using food to demonstrate chemical reactions this week. Find out if you have what it takes to be a super taster. This week will include a walking tour to Kilwins Sweet Shop on Las Olas Blvd.

Pirate Parrrty
July 3-7

Ahoy, matey! Learn seafaring skills like meteorology and marine biology to keep you from Davy Jones’ locker! Sharpen your skills at map making and navigation to compete in an Ecoscapes treasure hunt.

Masters of Disaster
July 10-14

Learn about engineering and architecture through 3D design, crafty cardboard construction, and recycling. Get busy learning about demolition and other dirty jobs!

Keeping it Cool
July 17-21

Stay cool by exploring all things Arctic! The week will be filled with liquid nitrogen and dry ice experiments. Plus learn about human and animal adaptations for surviving the extreme cold.

Fizz, Bang, Boom!
July 24-28

Explosions, bubbling potions, and chemical reactions! This week is perfect for the little chemist in your family! All week long we’ll be learning how to change the chemical properties of matter using everything from the simple to the awe-inspiring!

Junior Scientist
July 31-August 4

Walk in the shoes of a different scientist each day! Discover fantastic forces as a physicist, develop engaging inventions as an engineer, plan a conservation project as a biologist, code a video game as a programmer, and jump into geodes as a geologist.

August 7-11

Take your creations to a new level by investigating the science behind making art. Create kinetic sculptures; use polarized light to create paintings; animate art digitally; make dazzling designs with spirographs; explore color chemistry with tie-dye and learn the secrets of making cool pop-up cards.

Toys and Games
August 14-18

Design your own games, both plugged and unplugged, using old-school board game logic and high-tech computer programming. Use your decoding skills to help your team solve your way out of the Museum’s escape room!




Camp Discovery for ages 6-12
Camp Discovery is designed to give children entire days filled with exploration and hands-on learning. Camp runs from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (before and after care is available). Camp fee includes all workshop materials and chaperoned exhibit exploration. Children should bring two snacks, lunch and a drink. The Subway Café is available as a lunch option.  Call 954.713.0930 to register.

All camps include an exciting IMAX® Film Adventure.

Note: Multiple Day Camps must be purchased for complete camp duration even if child unable to the full session.

$55 per child
$50 for MODS Member child

$200 for museum members
$225 for non-members

To register :
Call 954.713.0930
; or Fax 954.467.0456

Visa, MasterCard, Discover, and American Express are accepted.

Note: Camps with two, four or five days can not be purchased as one day camps.

All camps include an exciting IMAX® Film.



Ocean Explorers Camp – Five-Day Camp
Incoming 7th and 8th Graders
Offered June 19- 23, 2017 or
August 7 – 11, 2017

Campers will spend two days at the Museum and three days at FAU’s SeaTech in Dania Beach exploring coastal marine and coral reef ecosystems.

  • They will conduct estuary and barrier island field work and tour FAU’s ocean engineering and electronics labs, submarine, and flow tunnel.
  • Plus, learn about sea turtles, marine science careers, and design, build, and race a solar-powered boat.
  • Please download and complete OCEAN EXPLORER'S Registration form and Additional Registration forms listed at above right. Please email them to or contact our Reservations Department for fax options.

Fee: $250 per five-day camp - includes all workshop materials. Museum Members receive a $25 discount. Call: 954.713.0930.


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