Discovery Camp at The Franklin Institute

Spark your child's curiosity and help them develop a lifelong love of science at The Franklin Institute's Discovery Camp!

Choose from 12 weeks of summer camp, each with an exciting and unique theme ranging from natural disasters and the mysteries of space to preparing yourself to become a superhero. Designed for children in grades preK-9, each camp day includes interactive science activities, museum exploration, live science shows, a snack, break for lunch, and time for outdoor play. Campers may also have the opportunity to hear from guest speakers, take field trips, and see planetarium, IMAX® and 3D films. Discovery Camp not only inspires your child's interest in STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math), it encourages friendships and establishes memories for years to come.

From spring break, winter break, and summer camp to days when school is out, science is always in session at The Franklin Institute. Check our website for a full listing of Summer Camp, School's Out, and Winter Break camp dates. All camp sessions run from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm, with early arrival and late departure options available.

Book early and save! Take advantage of our early bird discount for summer camp and book before April 1, 2015. Summer camp weeks fill up fast, reserve your child's spot today. Learn more at or call 215.448.1200 to register today.

Activities: Archaeology, Aviation, Environmental Science, Science, Space, Medieval Science, weather wonders, hands-on science,.


Discovery Camp at The Franklin Institute
222 North 20th Street
Philadelphia, PA  19103
Phone: 215.448.1200
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Type: Day
Gender: Coed
Cost/week: $340 non Member, $315 Members. After April 1 pricing is $329 Members, $359 Non-member
Age Range: 04-14

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* Camp information reflects what was accurate at time of listing. Information may be subject to change.