Embark on science adventures!
Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Entering Grades 1 - 6
Camps are an unforgettable experience for kids. These fun camps engage curiosity, promote creativity, enhance scientific knowledge!
If you have you have younger children, click here to see Preschool Summer Camps for ages 4 - entering Kindergarten.
If you have an older child who is the technology lover in your family, click here to see TinkerTech Summer Camps for grades 5 - 9.
The camps on this page are for kids entering grades 1 through 6:
Special 4-Day Camp
May 29 - June 1
Experiment with current science fiction concepts and uncover what comes to life.
Architecture and Aircraft
June 4 - 8
Build your own plane with blueprints, brackets and more.
Meet the Sharks
June 11 - 15
Investigate the food, territory and family of one of the ocean’s fiercest predators.
Storm the Castle
June 18 - 22
Design a coat of arms, construct watchtowers, catapults, and defend the castle.
In the Factory
June 25 - 29
Take your idea from the drawing board to finished product, while you learn the engineering design process.
July 9 - 13
Follow clues to examine the complex functions of the human body.
July 16 - 20
Create your own characters and game fields as you bring Minecraft™ to life.
Creative Kitchen Chemistry
July 23 - 27
Take a pinch of play, add a dash of science and mix in some creativity to make spectacular combinations with ordinary ingredients.
Pilots and Planes
July 30 - August 3
Train to become a pilot, construct an aircraft and ponder the wonder of how planes fly.
Under the Sea
August 6 - 10
Dive into the underwater creatures that fill the seas, experience the wonder of real life mermaids and the science behind how they could survive. In partnership with Music Theatre Wichita’s Production of The Little Mermaid
Prices (per camp)
Special 4-Day Camp
Or call 316.660.0620
See below about how to sign up for Before/After Care.
You must sign up separately for Before/After Care. Click on each link below to do this.
Before Care $15
After Care $15
Discounts do not apply.
Be sure to fill out all online forms below – these are required for your child to attend camps.
After registration, please complete these forms before your child's first day of camp.
Complete only if ordering lunch for your child from Jason's Deli.
- Multi-Week - Sign up for 4 weeks of full-day camp* or more and save $15%.
- Count Me In! - Sign up for all 10 weeks of full-day camp* and save 20%.
*Discounts cannot be combined. Morning computer/afternoon hands-on combo camps count as one camp.
Lunch and Snack
- Bring your lunch.
- Order from Jason's Deli. Choose a delicious lunch, ordered through Exploration Place and delivered here. An order form will be enclosed in your camp confirmation packet. Price is $8/day or $40/week. Requires separate payment to Jason's Deli.
- All campers should bring a snack. Preschool Summer Edventures campers will receive snacks.
Other Registration and Cancellation Details
- We recommend that you register at least 10 days before a camp begins.
- A full refund will be given if cancelled 14 days prior to first day of camp.
- A $25 processing fee will be deducted for cancellations less than 14 days prior to first day of camp.
- Each camper will receive one Exploration Place T-shirt with camp registration.
Click here to view our summer camp tip sheet.