Camp Explorations: June 15-August 14, 2020

Camp Explorations is a hands-on, interactive, science-focused summer camp program for pre-K through middle school. Each session includes daily experiments, hands-on activities, related games, journaling and plenty of fun!

There are nine different sessions covering topics such as Archaeology, Paleontology, Astronomy, Forensic Science, Zoology and much more!

New this year: Middle School STEM Camp!

Registration now open. (Please note: registration for Middle School STEM camp will begin in March).  Please click the "Registration Here" button for more information on registering

All sessions are Monday-Friday, except the 6/29-7/2 session, which is Monday - Thursday (no camp Friday, July 3rd). 

Limited scholarships available. Scholarships will be given out on a first come, first served basis.  To qualify for a scholarship, a student must qualify for free or reduced lunch at their school and provide a letter showing that. 


Little Explorer Sessions

A camp for the museum’s littlest explorers, ages 4-5
8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. 
$150 for Little Explorers session (6/29-7/2 is $120)

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Adventure AM & PM Sessions

For completed grades K-5

AM Sessions- 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
$195 per a.m. session (6/29-7/2 is $155)

PM Sessions - 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.
$185 per p.m. session (6/29-7/2 is $145)

Lunch is supervised for those in an all-day session. 

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Middle School STEM Sessions

New this year!

Up your science game! Meet with some U-M researchers, see museum collections and participate in your own science experiments.

For students who have completed grades 6-8.
9:00 a.m.- 4:00 p.m.

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Camp Sessions and Descriptions

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Questions? Please contact the camp office at or call 734-647-6421.

Camp FAQ's

Visit the Camp FAQ page for information regarding registering, scholarship and parking.

Jr. Counselors

Visit the Jr. Counselor page for information on volunteering at camp.

Camp Blog

Visit the camp blog for information on current and past sessions.

Camp Registration

Registration now available for Little Explorers and Adventure AM & PM sessions.