Following San Diego County Public Health Authority guidance the Museum will be closed from July 7 to July 28, 2020.
We are closely monitoring the guidelines being developed by the CDC, American Camp Association (ACA), and Environmental Health & Engineering, Inc. (EHE), as well as recommendations by state and local authorities, to ensure that our summer camps remain healthy and safe for all students, staff, and family members.
Updated Safety Protocols and Procedures for Summer Camp
One group of 10 campers per week
Increased sanitation and protection
Touchless Drop-off and Pick-Up
Updated Refund Policy
- Cancellations made at least a week before the start of the camp will receive a full refund.
- If the Museum is closed, or rendered unable to complete the camp as scheduled, campers will receive a refund.
Description: Discover the solar system, enjoy behind the scenes tours of the Museum, and experience real space artifacts. Test your engineering skills with re-entry drop and payload target challenges created by NASA.
Engineers to the Rescue!
Description: Tackle real world problems with your tool box and imagination. Engineers will design trash collecting boats, landing systems for precious cargo, cars that fly, and so much more! the engineering adventures begin!
Artists & Astronomers
Description: Explore our new gallery, SPACE: Our Greatest Adventure, and draw inspiration from constellations, moons, and galaxies to create unique projects such as galaxy slime, textured moon paintings, and “Stars in a Jar.”
NEW- Time Pilots
Description: Journey through the history of aviation as you spend each day immersed in a different time period. Hunt for clues, build historic replicas, and test your skills against the clock on basic flight simulators.
Description: Master the basics of flight, navigation, and instrumentation on our computer simulators, plus engineer prototypes of your own aircraft gliders. With instruction by actual pilots, this camp is great for the future aviator! the future aviator!