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Monday June 12

9:00 AM  –  3:00 PM


JUNE 12-16, 2023

9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Did you know that the average adult brain approximately weighs over 3 pounds? Or that there are over 100 million neurons in your brain? In Camp Neuron discover the exciting world of the brain! Camp Neuron offers an opportunity for immersion into neuroscience. Campers will examine a real human brain, dissect a sheep brain, explore topics such as: brain and spinal cord anatomy, sensations and perceptions, learning and memory; create an edible neuron and lots more in this incredible camp for all the aspiring neuroscientist out there!

Note to MUSEUM MEMBERS: Please sign in or register at the top right-hand corner of the screen to receive the $25 member camp discount. Your tickets will be discounted upon check out. (Discount is available to Smithsonian Family Max members and above.)

Become a member today and enjoy free admission for an entire year plus extra benefits. Membership pays for itself in as little as two visits! 


If you need assistance please contact Kennethia Rideaux at or 713-337-8458.