Astronaut floating in space

Space Camp

Send your camper on a rocket ride through outer space where they’ll meet new friends, complete hands-on challenges, and learn amazing things from expert instructors.

Next camp starts June 7
$150 • Ages 5 to 13 • 6-9 campers


Leland Melvin, astronaut

Leland Melvin
Astronaut, Explorer,

Alyssa Carson

Alyssa Carson
NASA Passport Pioneer

Brian Green, physicist

Brian Greene
Physicist, Professor,
String Theorist

Prepare for adventure!

Solar system

Daily Missions

For 2 hours each day, your camper will join their crew and an expert instructor to discover new worlds and travel the virtual cosmos. Mission material is inspired by our featured guest stars and partners.

Mission 1: Rocket Science 101—How Humans Get To Space

Mission 2: The Solar System—Earth’s Amazing Neighborhood

Mission 3: Rovers, Probes, & Telescopes—How Humans Explore Deep Space

Mission 4: Adventures in Astronomy—Understanding the Night Sky

Mission 5: Amateur Astrophysics—Supernovae, Black Holes, & The Big Bang

Student holding tablet

AfterCamp Cosmic Challenges

The fun doesn't stop when the day's mission is over. Led by featured guest stars, campers can take on daily Cosmic Challenges in the Learning Lab. Here, they'll deepen their understanding of astronomy, physics, and so much more.

People looking up at galaxy

Unplug Projects

To make sure there's plenty of learning happening away from the screen, your child will also receive a set of fun, hands-on activities to help them explore the night sky and get a better picture of space as we know it.

Astronaut leland melvin with earth

Featured Space Camp StarCourses

What better way to learn about outer space than from veteran astronomers? Your space camper will be auto-enrolled in our next live Space Camp StarCourse where they'll get a unique look at the cosmos through the eyes of a Space Camp guest star.

Camp Dates & Times

Space Camp
(Week-long, June - August)
  • About 9 campers per camp
  • 2-hour daily sessions + bonus activities
  • Special content from featured guest stars

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