Operation Summer Camp

THE MOB MUSEUM'S FIRST-EVER VIRTUAL SUMMER CAMP

Join us for a live, Museum educator-directed virtual program offered as daily, 3-hour Zoom sessions plus additional activities to be completed at the campers’ leisure, providing a total of 4 to 5 hours’ worth of fun and learning per day. Campers’ days will include icebreaker activities, small-group sessions, videos, light physical activity, experiments, special guest experts as well as self-motivated activities designed to be completed throughout the week.

 

Choose from two camps:

Operation: Investigation

Learn how to investigate a crime and build a case by collecting evidence, analyzing DNA, examining fingerprints, finding trace evidence, analyzing blood spatter and interrogating witnesses.

For ages 10 to 14.
*Other ages can be accomodated on an individual basis.

July 20-24, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. or 2 to 5 p.m. PDT.
Each session can accommodate 25 campers.

$150 per camper, all campers must be registered

Museum Members: $125 per camper, all campers must be registered
*Become a Mob Museum Member to take advantage of this special rate, unlimited annual Museum admission and more.

One kit included per camper. Kits can be picked up or shipped.

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Operation: Forensic Science

Learn all about the forensic science field with days focused on crime scene investigation, death investigation, fingerprint analysis, firearm and bullet examination and DNA analysis.

For ages 12 to 16.
*Other ages can be accomodated on an individual basis.

July 27-31, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. or 2 to 5 p.m. PDT.
Each session can accommodate 25 campers.

$150 per camper, all campers must be registered
Museum Members: $125 per camper, all campers must be registered
*Become a Mob Museum Member to take advantage of this special rate, unlimited annual Museum admission and more.

One kit included per camper. Kits can be picked up or shipped.

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All registered campers will be invited to join the program capstone event, “Summer Camp Family Night,” which takes place on the final day of camp, Friday at 4:30 p.m. PDT. During this activity, campers and their families participate in a camp-exclusive forensic activity and trivia game. Each week, winners of Family Night will be awarded a family-four pack of tickets to visit The Mob Museum.

Mob Museum Special Agent Kits

For a fun experience that participants can complete on their own time, purchase a Special Agent Kit. Kits contain the supplies needed to complete 10 unique activities, including instructions for science experiments, videos and other fun projects. Topics include crime scene investigation, fingerprinting, the St. Valentine’s Day Massacre, and more. The purchase of a Special Agent Kit includes access to optional virtual check-ins with educators and fellow participants throughout the month of July on Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. PDT to review their kits and projects.

$65 per kit, one kit per participant

Recommended for ages 10 and up

Order before July 22

Kits can be picked up or shipped

Purchase a Kit

Have questions? Send an email to education@themobmuseum.org.

Shipping for all Operation Summer Camp Kits and Mob Museum Special Agent Kits is only available to the United States. All sessions must be booked at least four days in advance.