The McClung Museum hosts several summer camps for ages two through 10. Join us as we explore themes in art and paleontology using the McClung’s diverse collection.
Museum members will receive a 10 percent discount. Contact Leslie Chang Jantz at email@example.com or 865-974-3662 prior to registering online to receive your promotional code.
Register for Camps
Dates: June 2-5, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Ages: 8 to 10
Focusing on dinosaurs, mosasaurs, mastodons, and many other extinct animals as campers excavate, study real fossils, and practice the science of paleontology. Fun activities and crafts included! This program has scheduled time for lunch, but campers will bring their own lunchboxes.
Deadline for registration: May 25
Dino Explorers Camp
Dates: June 9–11, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Ages: 4 to 5
Explore the museum with us as we learn about dinosaurs! This three day camp is filled with crafts, activities, and a dino dig excavation. There is scheduled time for snack, but campers will bring their own snack.
Deadline for registration: June 1
Jurassic Kids Camp
Dates: June 16–18, 9 to 11 a.m.
Ages: 2 to 3 (with caregiver)
Activities for toddlers and caregivers are inspired by dinosaurs and our permanent exhibition, Geology and Fossil History of Tennessee. This program has scheduled time for snack, but campers will bring their own snack.
Deadline for registration: June 8
Dates: June 23–26, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Ages: 5 to 7
Campers will delve into the diverse fine arts collection at the museum and use it as inspiration for fun art projects. This program has scheduled time for lunch, but campers will bring their own lunchboxes.
Deadline for registration: June 15
Information for Parents
There will be no refunds for camps unless the museum should cancel a camp. If the museum cancels a session, you will receive a full refund. Please note that the refund will not include processing fees.
Upon registration, parents will be sent a consent form and medical treatment/release forms, which must be signed and returned prior to the first day of camp.
Contact Curator of Education Leslie Chang Jantz at firstname.lastname@example.org or 865-974-3662