Summer Camps

Amazeum Summer Camps specialize in curiosity! Our unique week-long summer camps are the perfect place to unleash your child’s curiosity to explore and make new discoveries. Summer camps offer hands-on, STEAM-focused fun that will encourage your camper to be a creative explorer. Summer 2018 features new camp themes as well as a twist on your favorite themes. Your innovative summer starts here.  Be sure to read through our Frequently Asked Questions document. If registering for multiple camps, the check out process is smoother if you load the camps in the cart and complete one transaction. 

Tailoring with Tech 

July 16 - 20, 2018
9am - 3pm
Ages: 9 - 14 years old
$250 Amazeum members/$300 non-members*

Imagine designing a bracelet that lights up to your favorite song, or a hat that reacts to your heartbeat. Using tools such as Arduinos, Makey Makey, and conductive thread campers will build their very own forms of wearable technology.

*Advanced registration and payment required. Click here to register for Tailoring with Tech Camp

Archi-TAPE-ture

July 23 - 27, 2018
9am - 3pm
Ages: 6 - 11 years old
$250 Amazeum members/$300 non-members*

Imagine the world you can build with tape! Campers will use ordinary materials to create extraordinary things. Inspired by the Amazeum’s temporary exhibition, Tape & Tunnels: Ordinary Materials, Extraordinary Uses, campers will build beyond their imagination by taking tape to new heights.

*Advanced registration and payment required. Click here to register for Archi-TAPE-ture Camp

3D Animaker

July 30 - August 3, 2018
9am - 3pm
Ages: 11 - 15 years old
$265 Amazeum members/$335 non-members*

3D Animaker is back and better than ever! The Amazeum and new Design School's Nerdies team up again for another unique summer camp experience taught by David Kersey, Executive Director of the New Design School and former Disney digital artist. David shares his exciting experiences working on numerous blockbuster hits, including the Academy Award-winning film Frozen, during his 15-year career in Hollywood. Campers will use MAYA, an industry standard animation software, to discover how to take their 3D modelings into the digital world of their own creation. At week's end, campers premiere their digital films!

Campers may be required to bring a laptop to camp. See this article for more information on technical requirements to run MAYA.

3D Animaker FAQS

*Advanced registration and payment required. Click here to register for 3D Animaker Camp

Zing into Kindergarten with STEAM

July 30 - August 3, 2018
9am - 12pm OR 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Ages: Enrolling in Kindergarten for fall 2018
$125 Amazeum members/$150 non-members*

Get a jump on Kindergarten the Amazeum way through hands-on STEAM activities. Young minds explore sensory science, tools, engineering, art, numbers and literacy through playful explorations. Designed especially for children entering kindergarten in Fall, 2018. This is a child drop-off camp. Check out this FAQ for additional information.

*Advanced registration and payment required. 
Click here to register for morning session of Zing into Kindergarten
Click here to register for afternoon session of Zing into Kindergarten

Frequently Asked Questions 

Have some questions about camps at the Scott Family Amazeum? Be sure to read through our Frequently Asked Questions document. If you still have questions, please email Ashlee at abailey@amazeum.org, or call her at 479-696-9280 ext. 211.   

Save the Date- 2019 Summer Camp Dates! 

June 10-14
June 17-21
June 24-28
July 8-12
July 15-19
July 22-26
July 29-August 2

Themes and registration will be announced soon! 

 

Copyright 2018 Scott Family Amazeum

Website by Adair Creative Group

The Scott Family Amazeum is a hands-on, interactive museum for children and families located in Bentonville, Ark. A museum with a foundation in the arts and sciences, the Amazeum encourages creativity, curiosity and community through exhibits, educational collaboration, and programs, workshops and camps. Amazeum experiences include a climbable tree canopy, indoor cave, tinkering hub, nearly one acre of outdoor space, and ever-evolving daily pop-up activities.

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Hours

Mon: 10 am - 5 pm
Tues: closed
Wed, Thurs, Fri, Sat: 10 am - 5 pm
Sun: 1 pm - 5 pm
CLOSED Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve (Dec. 24), Christmas Day (Dec. 25), New Year's Day (Jan. 1)
Please check our calendar for other variations of our hours.

Admission

Members - FREE
Kids under 2 years - FREE
Adults & Kids - $9.50

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Copyright © 2018 Scott Family Amazeum

Website by Adair Creative Group