WHO: Ages 7 to 12
WHEN: Summer 2017
WHERE: Anchorage Museum
email or call (907) 929-9276.
See the 2017 Summer Camps schedule for complete list and pricing.
Anchorage Museum camps foster imagination and experimentation in the arts, science and technology. Guided by trained educators, campers learn, play and create together through explorations of the objects and resources of the museum.
Please download and read the parent handbook.
Please sign a completed current health history form and send it to the Anchorage Museum Camp Coordinator by mail, emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org or you can bring it with you on the first day of camp.
Hours and Location
Camp hours are from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., with drop-off as early as 8 a.m. and pick-up as late as 4 p.m.
The adult-to-child ratio is a maximum of 1-to-10. Camp capacity varies. All camp staff undergo thorough background checks and have previous experience working with children. Each camp instructor holds a bachelor's degree or equal teaching and childcare experience and has prior experience in the education field. Camp assistants are certified in CPR and First Aid.
Museum Member Discount
Anchorage Museum members receive a 10 percent discount on each camp. A family membership is $90 and entitles your family to unlimited museum admission for one year – including the Discovery Center – along with many other benefits. For more information, click here.
Camps are age specific and cater to a camper's academic, social and motor skill levels. A child may only attend a camp if he or she is the minimum age by the first day of camp.
Required Camper Information
Parents complete camper information online during the registration process. This information will be available for parents' review on the first day of camp. Download the Camp Parent Handbook here.
Payment and Refund Policy
Camps are offered on a first-come, first-serve basis; space is limited. Payment is required at registration. A refund is available up until the first day of camp.
Contact the museum education department's email or (907) 929-9276.