Tween Camp: Mammal Stories

Session: June 25-29, 9am-3pm (Sesión: junio 25 - 29) (SOLD OUT)

Program Cost: $79 for non-members/ $69 for members (nonrefundable)

Tween Camp: Mammal Stories gives young people aged 11-13 the opportunity to meet a Field Museum scientist, explore animal exhibitions, and go behind-the-scenes and see the Field Museum's mammals collections. Using the Scratch programming language and the animal halls as inspiration, tweens will create their own digital interactive story. Dive deeply into scientific discovery during this one-week summer camp for tweens! 

Tween Camp: Mammal Stories ofrece a los jóvenes preadolescentes desde 11 a 13 años la oportunidad de conocer un científico del Field Museum, explorar exhibiciones de animales y observar las colecciones de mamíferos del museo. Usando el lenguaje de programación de Scratch e inspirados por las exhibiciones de los animales, los jóvenes podrán crear su propia historia digital interactiva. Mira jovenes! Prueban ustedes la experiencia este verano de hacer el descubrimiento científico por una semana en este campamento único!


  1. What are the registration requirements? This program will register youth ages 11-13. Youth must be age 11 by June 1st in order participate into the program.

  2. What are the payment requirements? Payment must be made in full upon registration; this program is nonrefundable.

  3. Where do tweens check in? Participants will check in at the East entrance of the Museum at 8:45 a.m.

  4. How is lunch organized for the program? All participants must bring their own lunch to the program.

  5. Are there scholarships offered for this program? Yes, we do offer scholarship however we have filled the program. Keep your eyes open for further opportunities like this in the future.

  6. Further questions? Please email