Thank you for an amazing 2018 Camp season.
Dates for the 2019 season will be posted in February.

When school is out, COSI is in! Camp COSI Summer Camps provide the perfect opportunity for campers to stay scientific during summer break! Weeklong camps offered for grades K-8. Each camp includes 2 daily snacks and all supplies. Parents and caregivers, please pack a lunch for your camper. With topics like Robotics, Amusement Park Science, and Space, there is sure to be something for every camper!

Camp Hours: 9am – 4pm

All Camps Include:

  • Science, technology, engineering, and math content to keep young minds active
  • Hands-on activities in COSI’s workshop rooms and exhibitions
  • Interactions with local scientists and experts
  • Healthy snacks and outdoor physical activities each day
Parents send:
  • Daily lunch for camper


K - 5th Grade Camps: $300 - Members $330 - Non-Members
Rising 6th - 8th Camps: $375 - Members $405 - Non-Members
High School Camps (Full Week): $400 - Members $430 - Non-Members
High School Camps (Daily)**: $90 - Members $100 - Non-Members

**High School Camp Participants may purchase single day sessions, or a full week experience.

A Typical Day Schedule: *Subject to Change
8:00am-9:00am Drop off
9:00am-10:00am Explore a COSI exhibit
10:00am-10:20am Snack provided by COSI
10:20am-12:00pm Hands-on activities
12:00pm-1:30pm Lunch (provided by Camper) and recess
1:30pm-2:00pm Hands-on activities
2:00pm-2:20pm- Snack provided by COSI
2:20pm-4:00pm- Hands-on activities
4:00pm Pick-up

Wrap Around Care:
Wrap around care is optional if the camp day does not align with your busy schedule! During wrap around care, campers will be able to participate in open play. Campers may bring books to read, but no electronics will be allowed (phones, tablets or game systems).

Afternoon 4:00pm- 5:30pm- $10 per day (A snack will be provided)

Reservations close midnight the night before camp or once the camp sells out. Walk up sales are not permitted. You must be pre-registered to attend camp.

Additional Fees
Please note that selected COSI program reservations are subject to a nominal processing fee. Proceeds from this fee help to support COSI, a not-for-profit organization. For selected programs, transaction fees may be waived for COSI Members as a benefit of membership. For more information about our Camp COSI Summer Camps or School's Out Camp programs you can contact the Manager of Internal Camp Programs at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or at 614.849.8331.

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