Grossology Summer Camp

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Grossology Summer Camp

June 27-July 1, 9 am-3 pm

Ages 10-12

$270 MBG Members/ $300 Non-Members

Campers will be enGROSSed in knowledge while finding out how horribly fascinating nature is! Campers will perform experiments, construct crafts and get their hands dirty exploring nature. If your kiddo is fascinated by the weird but true, wild & wacky, gross & yucky, then this is the camp for them.

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Summer Camp at the Garden

Our day camps for kids aged 4-12 offer a week full of nature crafts, games, and explorations led by one of our expert Garden Guides.

Summer Camp Policies and General Information:


Memphis Botanic Garden is located at 750 Cherry Road; Memphis, Tennessee 38117.

Camps will take place at the International Paper Guest House Education Center in My Big Backyard.


The enrollment deadline for each camp is two weeks before camp begins. Class size is limited, so register as soon as possible. Camps subject to being canceled due to low enrollment.


50% refund if canceled two weeks in advance. No refund if canceled less than two weeks before the first day of camp.

Camps are subject to cancellation due to developing Covid restrictions. If this occurs, full refunds will be issued.


Half day (9 am-12 pm) campers will have snacks provided. They may wish to bring a water bottle, sunscreen, and insect repellant.

Full day (9 am-3 pm) campers will need to bring a sack lunch and a water bottle. They will be outside for most of the day so they may also wish to bring sunscreen and insect repellent. A snack will be provided.


All campers must follow the most up-to-date health department directive, mask mandate, and other government guidelines, which may include but are not limited to wearing a mask, social distancing and daily temperature checks. If your child is feeling ill or has been exposed to someone with Covid, please keep them at home.

Camps are subject to cancellation due to developing Covid restrictions. If this occurs, full refunds will be issued.


Drop-off begins at 8:50 am in the Visitors Center, and pick-up ends at 3:10 pm at the Guest House.

Please be sure to sign your child in & out on the roster each day.

Due to our staff’s busy schedule at this time of year, please understand that there will be no childcare provided before or after camp. Early drop-offs and late pick-ups will be subject to a fee of $5 per minute for the first five minutes and $1 per additional minute. Your child will not be able to attend camp until this fee is paid in full.

Please inform any other authorized persons of this policy, as you will be responsible for their compliance.



June 27 (Monday) - July 1 (Friday)