Youth Camps


The Lakeshore Museum Center offers camp opportunities for all ages to engage in and learn more about science and history topics.


STEM WorkShops are a half-day program that focuses on a specific topic in a STEM field each session. This half-day camp will give learners an opportunity to learn about the topic, see demonstrations, and construct their own experiments or designs. Recommended for ages 8-15.

June 14, 2023 – Food Science

June 21, 2023 – Trains

June 28, 2023 – Polymers


Time: 9am – 12pm each day
Museum Members: $10 each or $25 for all three / Non-members: $12 each or $30 for all three 

Register: Via Eventbrite
or by calling 231-722-0278.



The museum’s annual summer camp is back! Enviroworks is for children ages 6-11 who are interested in science and history. This year’s topics will include sports science, looking at our newest exhibit Urban Renewal, and a trip to the Muskegon Heritage Museum to learn about paper making and printing.

Dates: July 24 – 28, 2023 – 9:15am-11:45pm each day.
$25 for museum members | $30 for non-members.

Location: Museum Center Auditorium, throughout museum, park and sometimes historic sites.

Register beginning May 27: