Day Camps

The Mississippi Children’s Museum – Meridian is now offering day camps!

Upcoming camp dates:

  • November 23, 2021 – Fall Fun Day
    Registration: OPEN
  • December 21, 2021 – Holidays Around the World
    Registration: COMING SOON

Day camps run from 7:30am to 5:00pm, and are appropriate for children ages 5-10 years old.

IMPORTANT: If you are a member, be sure to SIGN IN to your account on the registration form for a 10% discount!

Boy working on a craft

Day camp fee:

$50 ($45 with Member’s 10% Discount)

Included in camp fees:

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

Lunch is not provided. Please pack a lunch and a water bottle!

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

If you have any questions, please reach out to the Director of Education and Programming, Clair Huff, at or by calling 601-512-0279.

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, 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 Day Camps:

  • Cancellation requests made 1 week before the scheduled camp start date will result in a full refund
  • Cancellation requests made less than 1 week before the scheduled camp start date may result in a refund on a case-by-case basis with documentation.