School Break Camps

No school? Come to camp!

Learn the math behind magic, become a meteorologist, tinker with tools and much more! Choose to attend one day or all week! Camps are divided by age and camp content is tailored to your camper's grade level. 

School break camps are $55 ($50 members) per day. Camps run 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. with an option for extended day from 7:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. for an additional fee.

Register online or call 216-621-2400 (Monday - Friday, 9 am - 5:30 pm).


October 16

Come for the magic, stay for the science! Ever wonder how to pull a coin out of your parent's ear, or cut your little brother or sister in half without getting yelled at? Explore the science behind magical tricks at this exciting camp!

LEGO: Winter Wonderland
December 21

Join us as we learn all about the challenges that winter weather can bring! With your own LEGO designs, learn about traction and ice build up as you maneuver an obstacle course.

Lights! Camera! Science!
December 22

Special effects bring Hollywood movies to life! Go behind the scenes to see how to break glass safely (yet dramatically!), create explosions and more. Put your skills to the test on a real green screen as we tour a communications studio!

Math in Motion
December 23

There's an infinite amount of things that you can do with math! Enjoy math through music and art, learn math tricks, use math to design a structure and explore math in everyday life!

Wicked Weather
December 28

Where there's bad weather, there are scientists predicting, forecasting and studying it! Uncover the science behind catastrophic weather events such as tornadoes and hurricanes. Watch an OMNIMAX film and join us as we meet real meteorologists!

Hidden Worlds: MicroScience
December 29

What would the world look like if you were microsized? Let's explore nano and micro worlds! Find out what causes stinky feet, search for micro-sized particles, investigate ferrofluids and nanobots! Collect and examine microorganisms under a hand lens microscope. 

Create It! The Science of Art
December 30

Head back to the turn of the century to learn about all the different ways artists use different colors and mediums to express themselves. Explore the ways that art interacts with our eyes and the science behind it!

Chemistry in the Kitchen
December 31

Learn to be a kitchen scientist, create static electricity, dive into density, create bubbles from dry ice and experiment with all the things you might find in your own kitchen!

LEGO: Winter Wonderland
January 1

Join us as we learn all about the challenges that winter weather can bring! Use your own LEGO designs to learn about traction and ice build up as you maneuver an obstacle course.



We're ACA Accredited!

Did you know? Our camp program officially earned accreditation from the American Camp Association! This means that we have met or exceeded more than 300 different standards related to safety, program operation, staff training and more. We are now the only Science Center day camp in the country that is ACA accredited!


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