May 2016
Mac the Mouse
Conservation Science Adventures Camp


Programs are for students ages 10-15 years old.
Programs run from 9am-4pm each day. Two snacks are provided. Please bring your own lunch.

To Register:
Fill out the registration form and mail in with payment. 

Into The Wild ($45) - Venture “into the wild” and participate in activities such as archery, air rifle safety and marksmanship, and wildlife conservation games. Meet our live animal collection.

Into The Wild All Girls Program ($30) - Venture “into the wild” and participate in activities such as archery, Dutch oven cooking, and wildlife conservation games. Meet and learn how to handle our live animal collection.

Fur & Feathers ($75) - Learn all about our furry and feathered friends through hands-on activities, museum explorations, games and crafts.

Reptiles & Amphibians* ($30) - Students will learn about cold-blooded creatures through hands-on activities and live specimens.

Archery* ($15) - Students learn the basics of archery and bow maintenance taught by trained NASP instructors that emphasize safety, as well as make it fun! Students shoot compound bows at Olympic style and 3D targets.

Fish & Wildlife Management* ($15) - Learn how wildlife is managed in Arizona, make a bird feeder to take home and participate in a fish dissection amongst other activities.

Air Rifle* ($15) - Students will learn firearm safety and marksmanship fundamentals, and have an opportunity to shoot an air rifle.

Insect Study* ($30) - Students are introduced to the strange and tiny world of insects through hands-on activities and live specimens.

Nature Study* ($30) - Students learn how plants and animals are important to each other and complete activities relating to five different animal groups.

*PROGRAM IS FULL* Scales & Tails ($75) - Learn all about scaly animals such as fish and reptiles through hands-on activities, games and crafts.

Mammals* ($15) - Learn all about mammals through classification, museum explorations and artifacts.

*Indicates that a Boy Scout merit badge can be earned. Reptiles & Amphibians, Nature and Insect badges have requirements that exceed the length of these programs and will need to be completed at a later date. Girl Scouts can earn the Archery badge by attending the Archery camp. Students do not have to be Scouts in order to participate in any camp.

Jul 2016
Military Appreciation Days

IWM would like to thank all our brave soldiers, sailors and airmen for your dedication, service and sacrifice for defending our freedoms and way of life. All military (active, retired, veterans) and their immediate families will receive free admission to IWM on July 2-4, 2016 with military ID's. Last admission will be 45 minutes prior to closing time.


Aug 2016
Flashlight Night

5pm - 8pm: Join us for one of the most popular events at the museum! Lights go out at 5pm, but feel free to arrive anytime before that to see the museum with the lights on and avoid the line! Remember to bring your own flashlights! Participate in a scavenger hunt, meet live animals and more! Everything is included with regular museum admission; museum members are free!

This event is great for all ages. It is not too scary for the little ones and adults enjoy it just as much as the kids do.


Sep 2016
STEM Saturday - Moonlight Madness

6-8pm: Join us for nocturnal animal activities, outside stargazing with Tucson Amateur Astronomy & animal constellation shows inside the inflatable planetarium!

Oct 2016
Halloween in the Wild

5-7pm: So many fun and spooky activities under one roof! This event is great for all ages. Halloween crafts, games, live animal encounters and a haunted house! Bring your trick or treat bags and come on out! Everything is included with regular museum admission.