Robots, rockets, creepy crawlies, grossology — there are so many fun topics to choose from at Mad Science Summer Camps. Your young scientists, ages 4-12, can have a blast learning about engaging science topics in an active and playful environment. Mad Science week-long day camps offer a combination of in-class discovery, outdoor games, and hands-on applications of the scientific principles presented. Campers create a variety of take-home projects while exploring how science affects the world around us.

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Mad Science offers camps ALL over the Austin area from elementary schools to activity centers to churches. Click here to view the list of locations. Camps are for ages 4-12, with children grouped appropriately by age. All camps have two instructors and are limited to no more than 25 children per camp.

3-Hour Camps: You can opt for a 3-hour day camp and choose to send the kids to camps sessions from 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. OR 1:30 – 4:30 p.m. Cost: $180 per child/per camp for 1 camp

Full-Day Camps: You can sign your kids up for the 7-hour camp, held from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. This full-day camp also give you the option of late pick-up (as late as 6 p.m.) for an additional $75 per child/per week. Early drop-off (8 a.m.) is offered for full-day camp at no additional charge. Cost: $290 per child/per camp for 1 camp.

There are also discounts available for enrolling multiple children or signing up for more than one camp. Click here for all pricing options.

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You can click here to read descriptions of each camp. Themes include:

  • Science Explorations
  • Moving With Science
  • Grossology
  • Rockin Rockets
  • Wings and Things
  • Let’s Get Growing
  • Red-Hot Robots
  • Spy Academy
  • Camp Eureka!

Registration: You can click here to enroll online. You can also call the Mad Science Office to Register by phone at 512-892-1143.

To learn more about Mad Science Summer Camps, please visit their website and Facebook page.