Summer Camps


Our camps are led by experienced Museum educators. Our team approach implements creativity, collaboration, critical thinking, and communication into each day’s lesson plan. From coding to space exploration, your child will have an enriching camp experience at the Museum.

Camps are designed and offered to children by GRADE COMPLETED (by June 11, 2021) in Kindergarten - 5th Grade.

Fees: $180 member/$200 nonmember
Hours: 10:00am – 3:00pm
(Campers can be dropped off at 9:30am and picked up by 4:00 pm)

  • 15 <-05:00>Oct, 2022
  • Expedition Egypt

    October 15 @ 10:00 am - December 31 @ 5:00 pm

    November 4, 2022 marks the 100th anniversary of the discovery of King Tut’s tomb! Join us as we celebrate the occasion

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  • 18 <-05:00>Jun, 2022
  • MAKE MAKE

    June 18 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

    MAKE MAKE on Saturday, June 18 will be an extraordinarily exciting day at Discovery Science Place when engineers from TRANE will

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  • 22 <-05:00>Jun, 2022
  • Bow Wow Wednesdays

    June 22 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

    Discovery Science Place has partnered with Therapet to bring you Bow Wow Wednedays twice per month from 12:00-1:00pm. This event will

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  • 17 <-05:00>Sep, 2022
  • Adult Learning Series

    September 17 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Discovery Science Place is proud to present an THE SCIENCE OF… An Adult Learning Series.  This series is four separate events

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  • 23 <-05:00>Jul, 2022
  • Adult Learning Series

    July 23 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Discovery Science Place is proud to present an THE SCIENCE OF… An Adult Learning Series.  This series is four separate events

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  • 13 <-05:00>May, 2022
  • Adult Learning Series

    May 13 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Discovery Science Place is proud to present an Adult Learning Series!  This series is three separate events where adults will enjoy

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  • 22 <-06:00>Feb, 2022
  • Engineer’s Week

    February 22 @ 12:00 am - February 25 @ 12:00 am

      Join us for Engineer’s Week! February 22 – 25 (2pm-5pm) Daily Activities from 2-5pm FREE with general admission. Tuesday: Build

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  • 26 <-06:00>Feb, 2022
  • STEM Like a Girl

    February 26 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

    Join us for this free fun, hands-on day of STEM learning lead by local female STEM professionals. Activities include 4 rotations, a

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  • 14 <-05:00>Mar, 2022
  • DINOSAURS at Spring Break Camp

    March 14 - March 18

    Spend the week experiencing what it’s like to be a paleontologist.  Study fossils and learn about dinosaurs by visiting Tiny Titans:

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  • 01 <-06:00>Dec, 2021
  • Discovery Store Holiday Sale

    December 1, 2021 @ 10:00 am - December 23, 2021 @ 5:00 pm

    Come and shop for all of your gift list! Discovery Science Place’s Discovery Store will be having a Holiday Sale December

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  • 09 <-06:00>Dec, 2021
  • Holiday Open House

    December 9, 2021 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

    Santa Claus, holiday decorations, and hot chocolate will be featured at the Discovery Science Place during the downtown Tyler cultural facilities’

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  • 01 <-05:00>Nov, 2021
  • PATH THANKS giving!

    November 1, 2021 @ 10:00 am - November 30, 2021 @ 5:00 pm

    Help the Discovery Science Place and our community partner PATH by donating canned food during our canned food drive. All contributions

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  • 15 <-05:00>Oct, 2021
  • Camp Kitchen Chemistry

    October 15, 2021 @ 9:30 am

    This event has been cancelled due to low registration. Celebrate National Chemistry Week 2021 by joining us for Camp Kitchen Chemistry!

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  • 30 <-05:00>Oct, 2021
  • Superhero Saturday

    October 30, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 8:00 pm

    Join the Discovery Science Place in celebrating Halloween on Superhero Saturday! Experience Supernatural Science, Creepy Crawly Crafts, a Spooky Scavenger Hunt

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  • 18 <-05:00>Sep, 2021
  • National Museum Day

    September 18, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

    Join us for National Museum Day. All tickets are $5 at the door for non-members.

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  • Space Camp
    09 <-05:00>Aug, 2021
  • Space is the Place (Aug)

    August 9, 2021 - August 13, 2021

    Space camp is out of this world! Join us as we study the planets and stars. Enjoy time in the DSP

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  • Space Camp
    05 <-05:00>Jul, 2021
  • Space is the Place (July)

    July 5, 2021 - July 9, 2021

    Space camp is out of this world! Join us as we study the planets and stars. Enjoy time in the DSP

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  • STEM Camp
    26 <-05:00>Jul, 2021
  • Building with STEM (July)

    July 26, 2021 - July 30, 2021

    This camp brings the joy of all things STEM to the Discovery Science Place. Build a Popsicle stick catapult, disassemble and

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  • 19 <-05:00>Jul, 2021
  • Vex Robotics Camp (July)

    July 19, 2021 - July 23, 2021

    Join us for an always popular DSP camp in which we learn how to build and program simple robots. This camp

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  • 14 <-05:00>Jun, 2021
  • Vex Robotics Camp (June)

    June 14, 2021 - June 18, 2021

    Join us for an always popular DSP camp in which we learn how to build and program simple robots. This camp

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  • STEM Camp
    21 <-05:00>Jun, 2021
  • Building with STEM (June)

    June 21, 2021 - June 25, 2021

    This camp brings the joy of all things STEM to the Discovery Science Place. Build a Popsicle stick catapult, disassemble and

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