Winter Camps

Winter Camps

Winter Camps are offered Monday through Wednesday both weeks of the Christmas Holidays.

To inquire about being placed on a waitlist for a sold out camp, please email patti@mcm.ms.

  • Wednesday, December 22 – Super Space Day
  • Thursday, December 23 – The Great Outdoors
  • Monday December 27 – Super STEAM
  • SOLD OUT: Tuesday, December 28 – Be An Artist Day
  • Wednesday, December 29 – Great Reactions
  • Thursday, December 30 – States Of Matter

Our camp day runs from 7:30am to 5:00pm, and is appropriate for children ages 5-10 years old. If you have specific questions about day camps as a whole or a specific day, please email Director of Museum Experiences, Patti Reiss, at patti@mcm.ms

Boy working on a craft

Included in camp fees:

  • Supplies for activities and experiment
  • Standard daily museum admission
    and programs
  • Morning and afternoon snacks

Daily Camper Rate: $50 ($45 with Member’s 10% Discount)

Daily Camper Rate with Lunch: $55 ($49.50 with Member’s 10% Discount)

Lunch is not provided in standard tuition costs. Brown bag lunches are welcome!

Or, lunch can be purchased daily for $5.35


*MCM will follow all recommended guidelines provided by our state and federal officials regarding cleaning and attendance numbers.

If you have any specific questions please reach out to the Director of Museum Experiences, Patti Reiss by email at Patti@mcm.ms or by calling 601-709-8967.


2020 Winter Camp Themes

Super STEAM

Design, build, and test are our strategies for Monday during our Super STEAM day! Parachutes, pin holes, and hidden message will pique curiosity for our day campers.

Daily Camp Overview

Campers may arrive as early as 7:30 am and stay until 5:00 pm.

7:30 to 8:30Drop-off and Free Choice
8:30 to 8:45Welcome, daily tasks, safety reminders, camp announcements
8:45 to 11:45Educational programming, Snack, Outdoor Play, Educational programs
11:45 to 12:30Lunch, quiet reading time
12:30 to 2:00Museum Exploration
2:00 to 4:00Story Time, Educational programming, Museum programming, Snack
4:00 to 5:00Pick-Up and Free Choice

Cancellation Policy for Camp:

  • Cancellation requests made 2 weeks before the scheduled camp’s start date will result in a full refund
  • Cancellation requests made less than 2 weeks before the scheduled camp’s start date may result in a refund on a case-by-case basis with documentation.