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Register now for summer camps!

parents night out kids    It’s time to sign up for summer camp!  Lots of fun and education for the children all summer.  Camps begin on May 30 and run through August 5.  There’s something for everyone.  Camps are for children 3 years old through rising 6th graders. Full or half day options are available. Children must be able to use the bathroom independently. Click the brown button and select events to register your child today!


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Every camper receives two tickets to a Lexington Legends game!


July 18-22 – Savvy Sleuths – Become a detective and use cool investigative techniques to gather evidence and solve mysteries! Collect fingerprints and analyze “blood” splatter like a forensic expert.

July 25-29 – Camp Chemistry – Let’s investigate the laws of chemistry and conduct mind-boggling experiments. Make a hypothesis and watch the results right before your eyes!

August 1-5 – The Science of Sports – What is the science behind a home run or a curve ball? How do gravity and force come in to play during a basketball game or while riding a skateboard? Come find out all this and more in our sports discovery camp.

Daily Schedule:

8:00 am drop off begins

9:00 am camp begins

12:00-12:30 am half day camper pick up and and pm half day camper drop off

5:00 – 5:30 pick up


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Does your child have a birthday coming soon?  Call us at 859-258-3253 to book a party.  We have parties starting at $200 for up to 22 people which includes use of a party room for 1 1/2 hours. One of our favorite packages in our Bonanza party for $300.  Your child and their friends will enjoy a craft led by a Museum staff member, party favors, pizza, juice boxes, ice cream, balloons, and table setting.  All you have to do is provide the cake! And don’t forget, we even do a Sleepover party…how about a Night At the Museum for your next birthday! Hurry, our parties book up quickly!




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Explorium of Lexington is a not-for-profit organization, 501(c)3 and is funded in part by:
Kentucky Arts Council

The Kentucky Arts Council, the state arts agency, supports the Explorium with state tax dollars and federal funding
from the National Endowment for the Arts.


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