After Camp Care

Camp hours are from 9:00am to 4:00pm. After camp care will be offered from 4:00pm-5:00pm Monday – Friday, with limited spots available. Prior registration is required. Campers will play games, make crafts and will need to bring a 2nd snack. For more information, please visit our Frequently Asked Question webpage.

Youth Climate Quest

Join us for a climate quest! We will look at different sustainable projects within the Museum. Starting at the ground level, learn about climate science, green initiatives downtown, and solutions local leaders are implementing in our community. We will continue the quest by taking a walking field trip to a local garden and travel by… Read More >


Have you ever wondered what you can do to make the world a greener place? Join us for a week of fun nature-oriented adventures and service-learning projects. You will discover hidden features of the Museum’s LEED Platinum certified building. See how “wild” of a city Raleigh can be when you use cameras to spot wildlife… Read More >

City Scientist

Become a City Scientist and discover the fascinating life that calls downtown Raleigh home. From tiny springtails and pavement ants to gray foxes and flying squirrels, we’ll use scientific tools and our observation skills to see how they thrive in the Museum’s backyard. During camp we’ll contribute to a Citizen Science program such as iNaturalist… Read More >

Digging Up Dinosaurs

Calling all dinosaur fans! Come spend a week exploring the world of dinosaurs! Just how big, small, old, colorful, smelly, and hungry were dinosaurs? Learn how dinosaurs moved, find food, and escape hungry predators. Look at the fossils we find in North Carolina while we excavate the mysteries of the past with live animal encounters…. Read More >