Explorer Camps

Make a new discovery every day of the week! Work directly with artists to explore the Museum and learn new techniques and innovative approaches to art making, dancing and more.

Our Explorer level camps are designed specifically for children in grades 4-6. Explorer camps are held 9am-4pm.


member pricing

One week (5 days) camp: $280
4-day week price*: $224

non-member pricing

One week (5 days) camp: $315
4-day week price*: $252

*20% discount on 4-day camp (week of July 3 only). There’s no camp on the Fourth of July or the week of July 17-21 (due to Comic-Con)!

Extended Care is available for all ages every week of summer.

Early Care: 8-9am $45/week

After Care: 4-5pm $45/week

Registrants can sign up for a single day of extended care if needed, please contact Education team at camps@thinkplaycreate.org to make arrangements. 

2018 programming: explorer camps

July 2, 3, 5 & 6 | Artful Chefs | SOLD OUT!

Artist: Zak Abramson

Join other aspiring chefs at the table! Make tasty recipes together, create art-filled projects fit for the kitchen, and enjoy lots of hands-on instruction in assorted cooking skills and techniques.

July  30 – Aug 3 | Art Underground

Artist: Paul Holbach

Explore the world of graffiti art! Learn about contemporary street artists and experiment with exciting methods and materials to create your own tag, design stencils and make a group mural.