Discovery Camps

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Discovery Camps

Tifft Nature Preserve’s school break Discovery Camps offer quality counselors, a variety of educational themes and, most of all, fun! 

Click below for Summer 2019 Discovery Camp information!

Summer 2019 Camp Information
Camp Hours

All camps run 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
(Drop-off begins at 8:45 a.m.)

Late Pick-Up

4:30-5:30 p.m.; $8 per 30 minutes per day (must be arranged at time of booking)

  • Register online or call 716.825.6397. Registration required at least one (1) week prior to camp start date.
  • Please print and complete the Camp Contact and Medical Form and submit it with a current year immunization record PRIOR to the camp start date to by email (, by fax (716.408.9103), or by mail to Tifft Nature Preserve.
  • Participants in camps for ages 5-8 must have completed kindergarten.
  • Campers ages 3-5 must be toilet trained (no Pull-Ups)
BMS Members

BMS Members save 10% on camp registration.

Discovery Camp Scholarship Application

Click here to download the Discovery Camp Scholarship Application.

Camp Health Form & Character Pledge

Click here to download our camp health history form.

Cancellation Policy

Click here to view our cancellation policy.

More Camps at Tifft!

Click here to see even more camps available at the Buffalo Museum of Science.

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Feb 17

Five-Day Discovery Camp: Warm-Up to Winter (Ages 5-8)

February 17 @ 9:00 am - February 21 @ 4:00 pm
Feb 18

Three-Day Discovery Camp: Warm-Up to Winter (Ages 5-8)

February 18 @ 9:00 am - February 20 @ 4:00 pm
Apr 13

Five-Day Discovery Camp: Spring into Nature (Ages 5-8)

April 13 @ 9:00 am - April 17 @ 4:00 pm