Angel Mounds Summer Camps

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Angel Mounds State Historic Site offers a variety of summer camps in both weeklong and day camp formats. Campers will make new friends while trying out new activities and learning a little bit along the way. 


FULL WEEK CAMPS

June 1 - July 24
Age:
6-12 (entering grades 1-6)
Cost:
$145/member; $160/non-member
Time:
9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

ANGEL MOUNDS MEGA CHALLENGE

June 1 - 5
Age:
6-12 (entering grades 1-6)
Cost:
$145/member; $160/non-member
Time:
9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Registration Deadline:
May 18, 2020
Description:
Are you a fan of all things competitive? This is the camp for you! Test your skill in team and solo games, sports, puzzles and competitions. Get your hands dirty building obstacle courses to challenge other campers. Race the clock in Minute to Win It style challenges. Dominate with your trivia knowledge. Play hard and your team can take home the trophy!

AMAZING ESCAPE!

June 8 - 12
Age:
8-12 (entering grades 2-6)
Cost:
$145/member; $160/non-member
Time:
9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Registration Deadline:
May 26, 2020
Description:
Do you love puzzles and escape rooms? Come spend a week learning about what makes a great escape room and build one to stump your fellow campers!

ETERNAL EGYPT

June 15 - 19
Age:
6-12 (entering grades 1-6)
Cost:
$145/member; $160/non-member
Time:
9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Registration Deadline:
June 1, 2020
Description:
Come join us as we explore the wonders of ancient Egypt! Learn the secrets of preservation and try your hand at mummification; get your hands dirty constructing pyramids from scratch; dodge crocodiles on the River Nile; and read and write the language of ancient kings. After our camp you will be prepared to rule your own Middle Kingdom with ease and grace!

SCIENCE OF TOYS

June 22 - 26
Age:
6-12 (entering grades 1-6)
Cost:
$145/member; $160/non-member
Time:
9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Registration Deadline:
June 8th, 2020
Description:
Have you ever wondered how a robot works? Or wondered why slime is so slimy? Join us as we explore the science behind some of your favorite toys!

WIZARD'S ACADEMY

July 6 - 10
Age:
6-12 (entering grades 1-6)
Cost:
$145/member; $160/non-member
Time:
9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Registration Deadline:
June 22, 2020
Description:
Have you ever wished that you could change the world with a flick of your wrist? Come join us at Angel Mounds’ Wizards Academy to learn how to best train a dragon, win a game of Muggle Quidditch and participate in the Tri-River Tournament throughout the week to be the reigning Domum!

SURVIVOR KID

July 13 - 17
Age:
6-12 (entering grades 1-6)
Cost:
$145/member; $160/non-member
Time:
9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Registration Deadline:
June 29, 2020
Description:
Have you ever watched a movie like Swiss Family Robinson or The Hunger Games and wondered how the characters lived off the land? Answer these questions and more as you learn how to survive and thrive! Learn how to start a fire without matches; discover ways to track animals; and build a shelter from materials you find in the woods.

ADVENTURE ANGEL

July 20 - 24
Age:
6-12 (entering grades 1-6)
Cost:
$145/member; $160/non-member
Time:
9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Registration Deadline:
July 6,  2020
Description:
At Angel Mounds, we understand the importance of play; and this end of summer camp is all about play. Anything goes during this week celebrating the end of summer! Kids will love cooling off on our 70ft long slip & slide and participate in a host of other team building challenges. Inspiring curiosity, creativity, and camaraderie, this camp is sure to be the highlight of the summer!

Member registration

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DAY CAMPS

July 27 - 31
Age: 6-12 (entering grades 1-6)
Cost: $30/members per day, $35/non-members per day
Registration for all five days: $145/member, $160/non-member
Extended care is available for $10/camper (includes before and after care)
Registration Deadline:
July 13, 2020

ANGEL MOUNDS AT THE MOVIES

July 27
Ever wonder how movies are made? Come to our one-day camp to learn techniques like stop-motion capture and how foley (movie sounds) artists bring movies to life.

SPACE CAMP

July 28
Have you ever wanted to travel to space? Come and learn all about space travel and the stars & planets that make up the galaxy we live in!

SCIENCE WITH A SWEET TOOTH

July 29
Candy lovers will appreciate this one day adventure into the science of our favorite snacks. Explore how sugar can become sticky, slimy, gummy candy and watch sweets dance, grow, and explode!

CARDBOARD CREATIONS

July 30
Airplane, robot, and race car; What do these three items have in common? They can all be built from cardboard! Join us and let your imagination run wild!

BEST OF THE BEST

July 31
Do you want to know what summer camp is like at Angel Mounds or relive your best moments from this past summer? Come join us as we relive the best activities from all SEVEN weeks of summer camp!

Member registration

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OVERNIGHT

August 1 - 2
Age:
6-12 (entering grades 1-6)
Cost:
$50/camper
Registration Deadline:
July 30,  2020
Description:
Camp Reunion Overnight features games, movies on the big screen, a weenie roast, and s'mores.  Exclusively for 2019 camp participants, this is one evening of camaraderie and reminiscing campers won't want to miss.  Must bring own pillows and sleep gear for this rare opportunity to spend a night at the museum. 

Member registration

Non-member registration