Whether it's camp, field trips, birthday parties, or more, sign-up for enjoyable and memorable programs for families and children. You can also participate in family-friendly festivals and museum activities.
Celebrate your child's birthday with dinosaurs, butterflies, hands-on activities, and personalized attention from our staff.
Family Field Trips and Workshops
Family workshops and field trips feature hands-on experiences with nature whether it's shell collecting, identifying wildlife or hunting for fossils.
Joe on the Go
Take one of natural history’s most important figures with you as you travel, take a photo, and share it with us on Facebook, Flickr, or Twitter.
Enjoy interactive activities, meet live animals, and sleep next to lions, bears or dinosaurs during our Safari Overnights.
Spring Break Academy Explorers Camp
Spring-break Academy Explorers Camp invites campers to learn about natural science in a safe, fun, and engaging way.
Academy Explorers Summer Camp
Real science is real fun all summer long with Academy Explorers Summer Camp.
Tiny Tot Explorers
Younger children (ages 3–4) and their favorite adults can join us in exploring nature through games, crafts, songs, and museum explorations.
Create crafts, engage in special activities, examine museum specimens, and meet live animals on selected weekends and holidays. » More