Little Explorers Summer Camps 2020
Enjoy summer at the Museum with under the sea adventures, outer space journeys, dinosaur excavations, and other exciting expeditions.
Are you a creative and curious problem solver? Spend the Summer exploring with San Diego Children’s Discovery Museum. Each day of camp includes access to Museum exhibits, hands-on exploration with trained education staff, and an opportunity to make new friends.
* Little Explorers Summer Camp offers Half-Day (9:00 am-12:00 noon) or Full-Day (9:00 am-4:00 pm) options, with an additional option to stay for lunch and play on Half-Days.
- Campers can choose to sign up for 1/2 day or full day camp
- 10% discounts for siblings*
*Please contact DiscoveryCamp@sdcdm.org to learn more about the sibling discount option.
Ages: Entering Kindergarten-entering 3rd Grade
Maximum capacity to ensure a safe and educational experience: 25
Little Explorers Summer Camp Pricing
9:00 am-12:00 noon
*option to stay for lunch and play
9:00 am-4:00 pm
*1/2 Day campers may stay until up to 1:00 pm for lunch and additional Museum play. Campers must be pre-registered with Camp Director to participate.
Little Explorers Summer Camps
June 15, 2020-June 19, 2020
3...2...1...BLAST OFF! Build rockets, dive into the exciting history of space exploration, create galaxy art, and uncover your inner astronaut.
June 22, 2020-June 26, 2020
Explore Art Around the World
Travel the world and learn about artists and art styles from other countries. Little Artists will create masterpieces inspired by famous artists throughout history.
June 29, 2020-July 3, 2020
July 6, 2020-July 10, 2020
Explore Coding and Engineering
Build robots, design tall buildings, speak the language of computers using coding, and gain hands on experience as a problem solver!
July 13, 2020-July 17, 2020
Explore the Jurassic World
Become a paleontologist when you dig for dinosaur bones, create fossils, and paint prehistoric masterpieces
July 20, 2020-July 24, 2020
Explore Under the Sea
Paint ocean creatures, uncover sunken treasures and discover the mysteries of the deep blue sea!
July 27, 2020-July 31, 2020
Explore Music and Movement
Move, groove, and make some noise. Explore the world through singing, dancing, instruments, and art!
Are you ready to EXPLORE, IMAGINE and EXPERIMENT with us?
A Day in the Life of a Camper
9:00-9:15 Welcome to Camp
9:15-9:45 Introduction to daily themes
9:45-10:00 Indoor Museum exploration
10:00-10:30 Hands-on Art or Science Activity
10:30-10:45 Snack time*
10:45-11:15 Outdoor Museum exploration
11:15-11:45 Hands-on Art or Science Activity
11:45-12:00 Camp close out for morning session
12:00-12:15 Half day campers dismissed
12:15-1:00 Lunch time*
1:00-1:15 Afternoon welcome
1:15-1:30 Introduction to afternoon theme
1:30-2:00 Indoor Museum exploration
2:00-2:45 Hands-on Art or Science Activity
2:45-3:00 Snack time*
3:00-3:30 Outdoor Museum exploration
3:30-3:45 Hands-on Art or Science Activity
3:45-4:00 Camp close out for full day
*Campers are required to bring their own (peanut-free) snacks and lunches.
Little Explorers Summer Camp Staff