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Butterfly Pavilion is Back!

Sept 16 – Oct 16, 2016
Our beloved butterflies have a new Butterfly Pavilion to call home.

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Adventures in Nature

This Year, Give Your Child the World!

Adventures in Nature is a day camp offered every summer and seasonally throughout the school year. Children in grades K through 8 have the opportunity to explore a wide variety of Museum topics — Earth's features, creatures, and cultures from around the globe. Enroll your children in our hands-on, interactive classes and they will learn about fascinating topics through active encounters that spark children's natural curiosity and creativity.

All camps are from 9 am to 3 pm daily and are typically one week in length.

Adventures In Nature Winter & Spring Camp

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Adventures In Nature Summer Day Camp

Thanks to all the camp families who joined us in creating these fond memories this summer!


Summer camp registration is scheduled to begin Monday, February 13, 2017!

AIN Summer Camp Scholarships
Applications for Summer Camp Scholarships will be available Monday, February 13th through Monday, February 27th. Scholarships are on a first-come, first-served basis for families who qualify. Priority will go to families who have not received a past scholarship for Adventures in Nature. Only applicants awarded a Camp Scholarship will be notified and will be contacted by Museum Staff via email no later than Friday, March 31, 2017.

ATTENTION - Scholarship applications will be posted Monday, February 13, 2017


For more information, you may contact us at 213.763.3499 or