Register for Summer Nature Camp at The Brazos Valley Museum of Natural History!
Camp runs from June 4 – August 17, Monday– Friday, 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. Join as a member
today for discounted and early registration! Spots fill up quickly and registration is on a first-come,
Contributor, Benefactor, and President’s Circle members may begin registering on April 3rd. Sponsor
level members may begin registering on April 10th. Family level members on April 17th, and Student,
Senior Citizen, Individuals, and Dual level members may start registering on April 24th. Open
registration begins May 1st. A 50% deposit will save and confirm your place in the camp session.
Parents can register their children (ages 4-12) for one week or for the whole summer.
Utilizing non-traditional teaching techniques, museum artifacts & art, and fun-filled interactive
activities, experienced teachers create customized plans for each day, corresponding to weekly
themes. This year’s themes include: Spy Camp, Kingdom of Animals, Dinosaurs Rock!, the Human
Body, Life on the Brazos, Backyard Bugs, Life Aquatic, Outdoor Adventures, Get Hooked on Pirates,
and Pollinator Pals.
Week 1 June 4 – June 8 Spy Camp
Week 2 June 11 – June 15 Kingdom of Animals
Week 3 June 18 – June 22 Dinosaurs Rock!
Week 4 June 24 – June 29 The Human Body
Week 5 July 2 – July 6 Life on the Brazos
—— July 9 – July 13 NO CAMP THIS WEEK
Week 6 July 16 – July 20 Backyard Bugs
Week 7 July 23 – July 27 Life Aquatic
Week 8 July 30 – Aug. 3 Outdoor Adventures
Week 9 Aug. 6 – Aug. 10 Get Hooked on Pirates
Week 10 Aug. 13 – Aug. 17 Pollinator Pals
Studying science and history helps children know and understand the world around them. The
Museum offers children this opportunity in a safe, fun, and interdisciplinary educational setting.
Facilities include classroom areas, a Discovery Room, Museum galleries, and a 40-acre park, all used
to enhance children’s learning experience. To ensure personalized instruction, classes are grouped
by age and kept small, with a teacher to student ratio of 1:10.
Week 10, August 13—17, is Summer Extension Day Camp, allowing campers to register for a single
day. Each day this week focuses on a different topic: Bees, Hummingbirds, Bats, Butterflies, and
Camp fees are $155/ week for members and $175/ week for non-members. Summer Extension Day
Camp fees are $45/ day for members and $50/ day for non-members. Before-camp care runs
from 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. at $25/week. After-camp care runs from 3:00 p.m. to 5:15 p.m. at
$50/week. (Days can be prorated at $5/day or $10/day).
Call (979)776-2195 for more information!