Contact Us:

Phone: (716) 896-5200
Toll Free: (866) 291-6660

Contact Us: (716) 896-5200 | Toll Free: (866) 291-6660
Museum Location:

1020 Humboldt Parkway
Buffalo, New York 14211

Location: 1020 Humboldt Parkway, Buffalo, NY 14211
Hours:

Open 7 Days a Week
Mon-Sun 10am-4pm

Hours: Open 7 Days a Week | Mon-Sun 10am-4pm
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Our school break Discovery Camps offer quality counselors, a variety of educational themes and most of all - fun!


CAMP HOURS:

All camps run 9am to 4pm


REGISTRATION: Register online or call 716.896.5200 x345; Registration required at least 2 weeks to camp start date. A camp medical form will be sent prior to the start of camp. It must be filled out and returned with a current immunization record to Betsy Vazquez by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., by faxing 716.895.8739, or by mail.


BMS MEMBERS: BMS Members save 10% discount.


LATE PICK-UP:

Summer Break Pricing: 4:30-5:30pm; $8 per 30 minutes per day (must be arranged at time of booking).


DISCOVERY CAMP SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION: Click here to download the Discovery Camp Scholarship Application.


CAMP MEDICAL FORM: Click here to download our medical form.


CANCELLATION POLICY: Click here to view our cancellation policy.


MORE CAMPS AT TIFFT! Click here to see even more camps available at Tifft Nature Preserve.

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Summer Break Camps

Early Childhood Camps (ages 3-4)

  • Playful Physics, Aug 21-25 - SOLD OUT

    $225

    THIS CAMP IS SOLD OUT. Build it up, tear it down, roll it around and let your little one experience the fun of physics and play!

August 21-25

  • Dino Quest, Ages 5-6 - 2 SPOTS LEFT

    $225

    THERE ARE 2 SPOTS LEFT! Discover the mysteries of ancient and extinct animals! What happened to the dinosaurs and what kinds of fossils can we uncover in our own backyard?

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  • Make N' Take, Ages 7-9 - SOLD OUT

    $225

    THIS CAMP SOLD OUT. Take Arts & Crafts to the next level by using an assortment of materials for useable projects including weaving, rubber stamping, pottery, and more!

  • Science of Gross, Ages 10-12 - SOLD OUT

    $225

    THIS CAMP IS SOLD OUT. Fascinated by all things gross? Learn about all the grossest things in your body! Discover everything - digestion, snot, brains, eyeballs and more!

  • Solar System Science, Ages 12-15

    $225

    The solar system is filled with unanswered questions, but how do we know what is out there? Discover how light and chemistry can tell us about our own sun and distant stars. Is there life out there? Collect and observe real organisms that can survive in space.

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August 28 - Sep 1

  • Mad Scientist, Ages 5-11 - SOLD OUT

    $225

    THIS CAMP IS SOLD OUT. Explosions, Experiments, Goo and more. Spend the last week of the summer exploring the museum and getting messy with hands on activities. Work on science skills of measuring and observation and get a head start on the school year!

  • Precious Plastics and Green Tech, Ages 12-16

    $250

    Want to combine your love of recycling with the joy of building? Sign up for our newest camp program Precious Plastics and Green Tech! Our week will consist of a multitude of projects involving upcycling, and recycling. We will be using tools and machinery to help us create something new from plastic. Come join us for a week of free-builds, upcycling products, and GREEN technology.

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Indigenous Peoples' Day / Columbus Day One-Day Camps

  • Building with Bricks Camp, K-2nd Grade

    $45 - October 9th

    Build and create whatever your brain can imagine. Learn about geometry, patterns, and engineering using the Museum's LEGO collection.

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  • K'nex Camp, 2nd-4th Grade

    $50 - October 9th

    Cars, planes, robots... dinosaurs? Whatever you imagine, you can build! Spend the day creating with K'nex. Cost includes K'nex kit to take home.

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  • K'nex Camp, 5th-8th Grade

    $50 - October 9th

    Cars, planes, robots... dinosaurs? Whatever you imagine, you can build! Spend the day creating with K'nex. Cost includes K'nex kit to take home.

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General Admission

$11 Adults
$9 Seniors 62+
$9 Students/Military with ID
$8 Children 2-17

FREE for Museum Members and children under 2

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