Virtual Summer Camps
Are you a creative and curious problem solver? Join San Diego Children’s Discovery Museum this summer for under-the-sea adventures, outer space journeys, dinosaur excavations, and other exciting expeditions… right from the comfort of your own home!
Each day of virtual camp includes:
Private access to two daily science and art activities aligned to the camp theme, recorded specifically for campers by our team;
Specially curated camp kits (available for pickup or delivery*) with everything you need to complete the camp activities (science experiments, art activities, and more!)**;
Two daily Zoom sessions with your camp educator to share information about the topic and facilitate the most fun part of camp: getting to know each other! Zoom calls include songs and games to help keep the camp experience as social as possible.
Recommended ages: 4 – 8 (Kindergarten – 3rd grade)
Price range: $60 – $90
Week 1 | Monday, June 15 – Friday, June 19
Exploring Planets and Stars
Build rockets, dive into the exciting history of space exploration, create galaxy art, and uncover your inner astronaut. 3…2…1…BLAST OFF!
*Delivery is NOT available on week 1. Pick-up only.Registration Closed
Registration closes June 10.
Week 2 | Monday, June 22 – Friday, June 26
Explore Art Around the World
Travel the world and learn about artists and art styles from other countries. Little Artists will create masterpieces inspired by famous artists throughout history.
*Delivery is NOT available on week 2. Pick-up only.Registration Closed
Registration closes June 17.
Monday, June 29 – Friday, July 3
- Registration Closed
Week 3 | Monday, July 6 – Friday, July 10
Explore Coding and Engineering
Build robots, design tall buildings, speak the language of computers using coding, and gain hands-on experience as a problem solver!
Registration for kit delivery is closed.
Registration for kit pick-up closed June 29.Registration Closed
Week 4 | Monday, July 13 – Friday, July 17
Explore the Jurassic World
Become a paleontologist while you dig for dinosaur bones, create fossils, and paint prehistoric masterpieces.
Registration for kit delivery closed July 1.
Registration for kit pick-up closed July 1.Registration Closed
Week 5 | Monday, July 20 – Friday, July 24
Explore Under the Sea
Paint ocean creatures, uncover sunken treasures and discover the mysteries of the deep blue sea!
Registration for kit delivery closes July 8.
Registration for kit pick-up closes July 15.Sign Up
Week 6 | Monday, July 27 – Friday, July 31
Explore Music and Movement
Move, groove, and make some noise. Explore the world through singing, dancing, instruments, and art!
Registration for kit delivery closes July 15.
Registration for kit pick-up closes July 22.Sign Up
* Delivery is only available for camp beginning July 1. Kits for the first two camp sessions must be picked up at the Museum in Escondido, CA.
** Kits will include all the specific materials you need to complete the activities. For instance, your kits for Explore Space week will include a mini telescope, paint, balloons, and other engineering materials. Parents should be prepared with basic materials such as paper, crayons, glue, and scissors. A full list of preliminary items will be sent prior to the start of camp.