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Camps for Curious Minds

PacSci’s award-winning camps offer students the opportunity to explore, experiment, and ignite their curiosity through a range of innovative topics.

Camps for Curious Minds offers over 100 exciting camp experiences for kids in grades PreK–8 across multiple locations, including Seattle and Bellevue. With all kinds of camps for all kinds of kids, you’re sure to find options your camper will love!

We are committed to safely delivering summer camp experiences for all campers and staff in compliance with the Department of Health Guidelines for summer camps. We are happy to share that we were able to successfully run camps in 2020 and 2021 with no reported spread of COVID-19 in camp sessions.

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Camps for Curious Minds

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In-Person Summer Camps

Summer was made for the curious. PacSci’s Summer Camps for Curious Minds offers over 100 unique camp experiences across multiple locations for kids in grades PreK–8, all summer long! Whether your camper wants to engineer incredible inventions or animate their own dino creature feature, we’ve got a new camp just for them.

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Virtual Tech Summer Camps

Experience PacSci Summer Camps from the comfort of your home. Our virtual camps provide hands-on interactive experiences with small group sizes led by two Camps for Curious Minds education staff. Each day features different activities and experiments around a theme, as well as ways to connect with kids in this new, digital way.




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Generous Support Provided By:

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Bristol Myers Squibb
Seattle Children's
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Generous grant support from the Northwest Earth and Space Sciences Pathway (NESSP), funded by NASA under award No. NNX16AB86A.

Additional support comes from more than 1,500 individuals, companies and foundations that donate to Pacific Science Center each year, as well as more than 20,000 member households from every corner of Washington State and around the country. Learn more about ways you can support Camps for Curious Minds and Pacific Science Center.

The perfect opportunity to explore, experi­ment and discover