Summer Science Camp

2019 Summer Camps Begin Soon! Enroll Today!


Summer Camps at Mid-America Science Museum offer an exciting opportunity for your camper to learn about science, technology, engineering, mathematics and more! Download your Summer Science Camp Application Here!

Environmental Science: June 24 – June 28

Campers will turn the museum's 21 wooded acres into their very own outdoor learning laboratory examining the dinosaurs of the Oaklawn Foundation DinoTrek and learning about native species of plants and local wildlife discovered around the museum.

Science Explorers I: July 1 – July 5

Delve into science during this diverse camp that explores new themes each day of the week! Campers will have nothing but hands-on science fun during Messy Monday, Tech Tuesday, Wacky Wednesday, Throwback Thursday, and Science Fair Friday!

Science with a Twist: July 8 – July 12 

Blending science, technology, engineering and art this STEAM driven camp will encourage campers to look at science in new and creative ways and put a twist on conventional hands-on science learning.

Minecraft in Real Life: July 15 – July 19

Utilizing Minecraft for Education along with real world Minecraft experiences this camp is for newcomers and experienced Minecraft experts.

Wizarding World of Science: July 22 – July 26 

View science through the lens of Harry Potter’s Wizarding World as campers learn to conjure potions, charms, build wands, learn transfiguration, how to care for magical creatures and even learn how to properly play quidditch!

 Science Explorers II: July 29 – Aug 2

Campers will continue delving into the creative side of science during this multi-faceted camp exploring new science themes each day of the week! 


Museum Shows

World's Most Powerful Conical Tesla Coil


Tesla Show Schedule: 

(Tuesday - Saturday) 11:00 am 1:00 pm 3:00 pm and (Sundays) at 3:00 pm


Oaklawn Foundation Digital Dome Theater


Dome Show Schedule 2019

Tuesday: Wednesday:

12:00     Solar Express 12:00     Global Soundscapes

2:00        Two Small Pieces of Glass 2:00        Solar Express

4:00        Solar Express 4:00        Global Soundscapes

Thursday: Friday:

12:00     Solar Express 12:00     Solar Express

2:00        Global Soundscapes 2:00        Global Soundscapes

4:00        Back to the Moon 4:00        Two Small Pieces of Glass

Saturday: Sunday:

12:00     Global Soundscapes 2:00        Global Soundscapes

2:00        Global Soundscapes 4:00        Solar Express

4:00        Solar Express

Education Shows for Classrooms & Auditorium Groups

Let us bring the education to you with one of our large format education stage shows or a special Scientots program! Tailored for your audience these shows include our Sub-Zero Show and The Motion Show.

For more information contact Reservations at 501-767-3461 ext. 115 for more details.



Every Tuesday at 11 am! 



Scientots begins with a short story time followed by a fun hands-on science activity suitable for tots ages 6 and under. Scientots is a great opportunity for you and your tot to socialize and learn in the fun and safe learning environment at Mid-America Science Museum!

Visit us for Scientots every Tuesday at 11 am in the Alliance Rubber Company Tinkering Studio! 


Winter Camp

Winter Break Camps

at Mid-America Science Museum

Limit of 25 per camp. Camps appropriate for ages 6-12.

winter camps at mid-america

Winter Camps at Mid-America Science Museum have been revamped and revolutionized for your winter break science enthusiasts! This year's day camps include

12/26 Lego Robotics Camp

Explore the world of Lego like you never have before as campers design, build, and program their own robots! The only limit is your imagination in this first-ever LEGO Robotics camp at Mid-America Science Museum.

12/27 Rockets & Aeronautics Camp

Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration's Apollo space mission by designing and building your very own rocket! Can you make it to the moon and back?

12/28 Paleontology Camp

Learn how paleontologists discover and classify dinosaurs and how they use this information to investigate the Earth's past. Utilizing the Oaklawn Foundation DinoTrek at Mid-America Science Museum, this camp has been billions of years in the making!

1/2 Curious Scientific Investigation (CSI) Camp

An exhibit has been stolen from the museum! Use modern forensic science to discover who is guilty before they strike again!


Bring your favorite game to life and become Steve! Gather your courage and resources but remember to avoid the zombies and creepers!

1/4 Legos & Alternative Energy

Using our Lego Mindstorm Engineering EV3 Kits, explore the world of alternative energy and discover how you can make a difference in the global climate change.

Click here to download this year’s 2019 Holiday Camp Registration Form.