Enrollment for the 2017 programs has ended. Next year’s schedule will be available in the spring. Stay tuned!
See descriptions of the McClung Museum’s Summer Camps 2017 below.Register For Camps
Jurassic Kids Camp
Ages 2–3, with caregiver
Activities for toddlers and caregivers are inspired by dinosaurs and our permanent exhibition, Geology and Fossil History of Tennessee.
June 13–15, 9–11 a.m. each day; Cost: $35 per child (caregiver free)
Deadline for registration: June 6, 2017
Ages 4–5, campers only
Scientific inquiry in activities, stories, make-and-take projects about dinosaurs and our permanent exhibition, Geology and Fossil History of Tennessee.
June 20–22, 9–11 a.m. each day; Cost: $40 per child
Deadline for registration: June 13, 2017
All That Glitters
Ages 4–6, campers only
Campers will delve into the world of art from the Gilded Age using the newest exhibition, Fish Forks and Fine Furnishings, as inspiration.
July 11–13, 9–11 a.m. each day; Cost: $40 per child
Deadline for registration: July 3, 2017
Archaeokids: Exploring Ancient Art & Archaeology
Ages 9-11 (rising 4th, 5th, and 6th graders)
Featuring authentic artifacts and art activities about ancient Egyptians, ancient Native Americans, Romans, and other ancient peoples. “Ancient” snacks included.
June 26–30, 9 a.m.–12 p.m. each day; Cost: $110 per child
Deadline for registration: June 19, 2017
Ages 9–11 (rising 4th, 5th, and 6th graders)
Focusing on dinosaurs, mosasaurs, mastodons, and many other extinct animals as campers excavate, study real fossils, and practice the science of paleontology. “Rocks” and other fun snacks included.
July 17–21, 9 a.m.–12 p.m. each day; Cost: $110 per child
Deadline for registration: July 10, 2017
Information for Parents
A full refund, minus a $15 processing fee, will be made if we receive notice five business days prior to the first class. No cancellations (or refunds) are taken the business day before, the day of, or after the first class. If the Museum cancels a session, you will receive a full refund. A partial (50%) refund will be made if the cancellation occurs within five business days of the first class, except for the business day before the first class.
Upon registration, parents will be sent a consent form, which must be signed and returned prior to the first class.
Contact Curator of Education, Leslie Chang Jantz, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 865-974-2144