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Family Fun Camp-Ins

Family Fun Camp-Ins 2013-14

Join us on select Fridays and Saturday this season for very special, themed family
Camp-Ins.

13th Annual Family Halloween Camp-In October 26-27, 2013

IggyCome and join us for a night of spooky family fun! The Science Museum of Minnesota's Camp-In program provides a fun, safe, and welcoming environment that encourages science through exploration. This Family Fun Camp-In includes:

  • Admission to the museum's exhibit halls and Omnitheater.
  • Trick-or-Treating across the museum.
  • A Halloween costume contest with prizes.
  • A one-hour Spooky Science Workshop.
  • A Science Live theatre show.
  • The Haunted Lab: A fun, freaky lab, where Science gets a little scary!
  • An overnight stay in selected museum exhibit halls with museum staff.
  • Pizza dinner, late-night snack, and continental breakfast.

When: 3 p.m. Saturday, October 26 - 8 a.m. Sunday, October 27
Ages: 4-16 with an adult (under 4 is free)
Fee: $45 (Youth or Adult), $40 (Science Museum members: Adults and Youth)
To register, call (651) 221-4511 or email campins@smm.org.

Whodunit? Camp-In March 29-30, 2014

IggyThe Science Museum needs your help! An ancient relic has been stolen from one of our galleries and we need your family's help to solve the crime and apprehend the thief. This is going to be a tough case and it will take ALL NIGHT to solve! This Family Fun Camp-In includes:

  • Admission to the museum's exhibit halls and Omnitheater.
  • Forensic Science Workshops.
  • A Whodunit? Manual to help you solve the crime.
  • A Science Live theatre show.
  • An overnight stay in selected museum exhibit halls.
  • Pizza dinner, late-night snack, and continental breakfast the following morning.

When: 3 p.m. Saturday, March 29 - 8 a.m. Saturday, March 30
Ages: 4-16 with an adult (under 4 is free)
Fee: $45 (Youth or Adult), $40 (Science Museum members: Adults and Youth)
To register, call (651) 221-4511 or email campins@smm.org.

Sleeping with the Dinos! Camp-In June 13-14, 2014

IggyEver wonder what it is like waking up under a Diplodocus or next to a Triceratops? At this one-of-a-kind Family Fun Camp-In, campers will experience the fascinating world of these pre-historic. Late into the evening, explore our amazing Dinosaurs and Fossils Gallery; with its dinosaur and fossil displays and hands-on interactive exhibits. This Camp-In includes:

  • Admission to the museum's exhibit halls and special exhibition Ultimate Dinosaurs.
  • A dinosaur-themed Explore Science Workshop.
  • Omnitheater and Science Live theatre shows.
  • An overnight stay in selected museum exhibit halls.
  • Pizza dinner, late-night snack, and continental breakfast the following morning.

When: 5 p.m. Friday, June 13 - 9 a.m. Saturday, June 14
Ages: 4-16 with an adult (under 4 is free)
Fee: $45 (Youth or Adult), $40 (Science Museum members: Adults and Youth)
To register, call (651) 221-4511 or email campins@smm.org.