Summer Camps

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 - 8.

The camps on this page are for kids entering grades 1 through 6:

Special 4-Day Camp
Sci-Fi Science
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.
In partnership with Airbus

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.

Body Detectives
July 9 - 13
Follow clues to examine the complex functions of the human body.

Minecraft™ Mania! SOLD OUT
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.
In partnership with Airbus

Under the Sea - SOLD OUT
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
Member: $100
Nonmember: $115

Weekly Camps
Member: $135
Nonmember: $150

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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.

Online Forms
After registration, please complete these forms before your child's first day of camp.

Model Release

Consent & Disclosure

Meals
Bring your own lunch or
Order lunch from Jason's Deli
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All campers will receive snacks.

Discounts

  • Multi-Week - Sign up for 5 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. 

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 30 days prior to first day of camp.
  • A $50 processing fee will be deducted for cancellations less than 30 days prior to first day of camp.
  • Each camper will receive one Exploration Place backpack with camp registration.

Click here to view our summer camp tip sheet.

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