Explorer Camps for ages 10-11
Our Explorer Camp experiences educate campers in an immersive way while also maintaining health and safety. In addition to immersive educational activities, campers tour inspiring Space Center Houston exhibits, watch live presentations and films, and go behind the scenes at NASA Johnson Space Center. Browse the summer Explorer Camps for ages 10-11 below and register today!
Design space habitats
Mars and Beyond
June 14-18, July 12-16, Aug. 9-13 | $289.95 5-day Explorer Camp
Campers head into the labs to discover what it takes to solve problems related to space exploration. This five-day Martian challenge will inspire your junior engineer to collaborate and find solutions to the complications of deep space settlement. Participants engage in engineering design challenges, use robotic platforms, and delve into activities such as heat shield design, habitat design, and rocketry.
June 7-11, July 5-9, Aug. 2-6 | $289.95 5-day Explorer Camp
What does it take to go beyond Earth? How do astronauts survive in the vacuum of space? How will we get to Mars? During this weeklong camp, participants develop an understanding of space exploration challenges and beyond. Through hands-on engineering challenges, the use of robotics and creative design, all campers learn what it takes to go beyond Earth. Campers are inspired to find ways to take part in the mission to explore the solar system.
Robotics and Beyond
June 21-25, July 19-23 | $350 5-day Explorer Camp
Campers head into the labs to design and build robots to explore beyond Earth. During this weeklong robotics experience, campers use a variety of robotics platforms to solve space exploration themed challenges, and learn more about our universe. Campers gain confidence as they learn how to successfully code and program various robotics in fun and engaging ways. The week will leave your camper feeling confident, inspired, and ready to solve the problems of the future.
June 28-July 2, July 26-30 | $350 5-day Explorer Camp
During this weeklong engineering camp, your engineer-in-training can add you’re their name to the list of young inventors designing their way into the future. Through robotics platforms and engineering design challenges, campers are able to let their creativity flow. Campers are immersed in opportunities to develop solutions to space-related challenges to successfully accomplish their mission objectives.
Exploration and Beyond
June 1-4 | $229.95 4-day Explorer Camp
This four-day camp challenge will inspire your junior engineer to collaborate and find solutions to the challenges of deep space settlements. Participants engage in engineering design challenges, use robotic platforms and delve into activities such as heat shield design, habitat design and rocketry.
Note: LEGO® is not a partner, sponsor, donor or investor supporting Explorer Camps and is in no way affiliated with Space Center Houston.