Thanksgiving Camps

Looking for an exciting adventure when school is out? There is no better place than MOSI to spend your break doing lots of STEAM activities!

Bring a snack, lunch and wear clothing that can get messy. MOSI does not have a café; therefore, lunch CANNOT be purchased

Camp hours are 9 am – 4 pm. Extended hours are available from 7 am – 9 am and/or 4 pm – 6 pm for an additional $15 per week

Robots: In Space (Kindergarten - 1st Grade)

Nov. 23 - 25 | 9 am - 4 pm daily | Non-Member: $180, Member: $135 | Preregistration required

Robots and space, what more can you ask for? Learn the basics of coding as you program your robot to navigate the obstacles of other worlds. Design rockets that could explore the vast expanses of space. Bring your astronauts back home safely by designing and testing re-entry vehicles. Explore MOSI’s very own Mission: Moon Base, and get a great view of the stars at Saunders’s Planetarium.

Engineering a New Beginning (2nd - 4th Grade)

Nov. 23 - 25 | 9 am - 4 pm daily | Non-Member: $180, Member: $135 | Preregistration required

The early English settlers of America, had to use their knowledge of science and engineering to shape a new frontier into something that would eventually become their home.  Learn how to make a bow and arrow from paper.  Construct a settlement using natural resources that would feed and protect its inhabitants.  Understand the best way to filter water for crops and build a boat that would transport your excess products back to England safely.

3..2..1..Liftoff! (5th - 8th Grade)

Nov. 23 - 25 | 9 am - 4 pm daily | Non-Member: $180, Member: $135 | Preregistration required

Did you know that this November marks the International Space Station’s 20th year around Earth? Learn about this and much more in this camp all about the wonders of space. You’re bound to have a blast as you use telescopes to observe the Sun safely (using a solar filter), learn about gravity and the physics of space, and build and launch a rocket on the last day of camp!

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*All programs and activities are following CDC guidelines to keep campers and staff safe based on the current situation of COVID-19 in our local area*

Download supplemental camp forms and frequently asked questions here!

Camp Cancellation and Refund Policy

All registrations subject to camp availability. MOSI reserves the right to combine or cancel classes that have not met the minimum enrollment. Campers or participants will be placed in an alternative class when possible. If MOSI cancels a class, payment will be fully refunded. For special circumstances, a 75% credit or refund will be granted for written requests made 14 or more days before the first day of the camp or program session. A 50% credit or refund will be granted for written requests made 13 or fewer days prior to the first day of the camp or program session. No refunds will be granted on or after the first day of the camp or program session.

Contact the Science Camp Registrar Monday - Friday, from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. at (813) 987-6000.

All requests must be in writing and sent to:
sciencecamp@mosi.org or MOSI Science Camp, 4801 E. Fowler Avenue, Tampa, FL 33617.