Our school break Discovery Camps offer quality counselors, a variety of educational themes and most of all - fun! BMS Members save 10%.
CAMP HOURS: All camps run 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
REGISTRATION: Register online or call 716.896.5200; Registration required at least two (2) weeks to camp start date. Participants in camps for ages 5-8 must have completed kindergarten.
EARLY BIRD SPECIAL: Buffalo Museum of Science members save an additional 10%.
LATE PICK-UP: 4:30-5:30 p.m.; $8 per 30 minutes per day (must be arranged at time of booking).
LUNCH: Campers are asked to bring a bagged lunch in a reusable container. (daily snack provided).
DISCOVERY CAMP SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION: Click here to download the Discovery Camp Scholarship Application.
CANCELLATION POLICY: Click here to view our cancellation policy.
Summer 2018 Discovery Camp information HERE! Camps will run June 25 through August 31.
Discovery Camps at Tifft!
Warm Up to Winter | Ages 5-8 | February 19 - 23
$225 | 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Stay cozy in the cabin while investigating all things winter with fun science experiments, live animals, crafts and games, as well as daily outdoor exploration for campers! Snacks provided. Please bring lunch in a reusable container. Campers must have completed kindergarten. Late pick-up arrangements must be reserved at the time of registration. Register by February 12.
Little Tykes Mini Nature Camp | Ages 3 - 5 | February 27
Little Tykes Mini Nature Camp | Ages 3 - 5 | March 20
Nature Potions Workshop | All Ages | April 22
$8 per child | 2:00 - 3:30 p.m.
Calling all wizards! Let's mix and measure, pipette and pour different natural ingredients to create a magical potion of your own to take home. We'll explore the colors, scents, and textures of bark, petals, leaves, seeds, and much more during this INDOOR workshop. All materials provided including glassware and cork top.
Little Tykes Mini Nature Camp | Ages 3 - 5 | April 3
Week 1 (June 25-29)
Natural Disasters! | Ages 3-5
Natural Disasters! | Ages 5-8
Natural Disasters! | Ages 8-12
Week 2 (Part 1: July 2-3, Part 2: July 5-6)
Part 1: Dragon Fire and Fairies | Ages 3-5
Part 1: Dragon Fire and Fairies | Ages 5-8
Part 1: Dragon Fire and Fairies | Ages 8-12
Part 2: Early Explorers | Ages 3-5
Part 2: Early Explorers | Ages 5-8
Part 2: Early Explorers | Ages 8-12
Week 3 (July 9-13)
Art of the Wild | Ages 3-5
Art of the Wild | Ages 5-8
Art of the Wild | Ages 8-12
Week 4 (July 16-20)
Wild Animal Doctor | Ages 3-5
Wild Animal Doctor | Ages 5-8
Wild Animal Doctor | Ages 8-12
Week 5 (July 23-27)
Aquatic Odyssey | Ages 3-5
Aquatic Odyssey | Ages 5-8
Aquatic Odyssey | Ages 8-12
Week 7 (August 6-10)
Six-Legged Science | Ages 3-5
Six-Legged Science | Ages 5-8
Six-Legged Science | Ages 8-12
Week 8 (August 13-17)
Tweet, Peep, Quack! | Ages 3-5
Tweet, Peep, Quack! | Ages 5-8
Tweet, Peep, Quack! | Ages 8-12
Week 9 (August 20-24)
Wilderness Survival | Ages 3-5
Wilderness Survival | Ages 5-8
Wilderness Survival | Ages 8-12
Week 10 (August 27-31)
Guardians of the Earth | Ages 3-5
Guardians of the Earth | Ages 5-8
Guardians of the Earth | Ages 8-12