Museum Summer Camps

Visit our Virtual Museum page or check the calendar for online opportunities.

Virtual Archaeology Camp

For students entering grades 4-8

June 1-29, 2020
Zoom meetings on Mondays at 2 pm
Closeup of an archaeological site with a pair of hands sketching an artifact in a notebook.

Learn how archaeologists answer questions about the past from artifacts, features, and animal bones. Campers will complete activities related to a weekly video and join a professional archaeologist for a weekly group discussion online. All campers will receive a kit with a notebook, Junior Archaeologist Badges, and activity supplies.

Taught by Scott Shirar, UAMN Archaeology Collections Manager

Register through UAF Summer Sessions.


Space Camp

Presented by Dr. Walt & Marita Babula
For students entering grades 4-6

Several children with model rockets.

Learn through hands-on activities about space science. Topics to be covered include the aurora, eclipses, gravity, rockets, our solar system, the universe as a whole, and more. Come experience the wonder of outer space with us this summer!

Camp-specific scholarships available. Please inquire.

Taught by Kristin Donaldson, UAMN Outreach Specialist