Fall Break Camp - October 7 & 8

Thursday (10/6) and Friday (10/7)

The National Museum of Nuclear Science & History is pleased to offer single-day themed camps for the Fall Break, Election Day, Veterans Day, Winter Break, Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, Presidents Day, and Spring Break school holidays. Fall Break Day camp is geared to campers in grades K-6th.

Our education teams has divided camp topics into single day camps that are multi-age collaborative camper experiences from 8:30 am- 3:30 pm, with FREE before-and-aftercare starting at 7:30 am and ending at 5:30 pm. Each in person camp will maintain CDC and state safety protocols (where applicable).

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October 6

Grossology! (grades K-6) Are you ready for some smelly, slimy, and sticky science? Embrace the grossest parts of science as we explore slime, bugs, decomposition, and the human body. It’s all gross and it’s all science.

October 7

Creepy Crawly Entomology (Grades K-6) Exo-Skeleton, head, and thorax, head and thorax. Come take a closer look at the world of arthropods both land and sea. We’ll delve into a broad spectrum of traits from basic anatomy to niche adaptation and the life cycles of both insects and arachnids. It’ll be difficult not to bug-out in this entomological camp.

Fall Break Day camp runs from 7:30 AM to 5:30 PM. Please drop off your camper no earlier than 7:30 AM and pick up on or before 5:30 PM. Late fees apply for campers who have not been picked up by that time. Children should bring 2 snacks, a lunch, and a refillable water bottle each day of Fall Break Day Camp.

Single-day camps are $75.00 per session. Members receive a $5.00 discount on camp enrollment costs. For more information, please email our Education Enrichment Coordinator, Linda Anderson, at or Director of Education, Lisa Guida, at

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