Launch into learning.
education programs – specialized field trips,
camps, workshops, scouting programs and community
outreach – emphasize teamwork, problem solving,
critical thinking and creativity while teaching the
value of space science and aviation education.
The Cosmosphere’s summer
camp programs are known worldwide and are available
to students of all ages. Camps include the Future Astronaut
Training Program (for students entering grades 7-10),
Mars Academy (for students entering grades 5-6), Takeoff
(for students entering grades 3-5), and Investigate
Space (for students entering grades 3-5). Customized
sessions of the Future Astronaut Training Program are
available throughout the year to school groups and
Throughout the school year,
the Cosmosphere also hosts merit badge programs for
thousands of boy and girl scouts from around the Midwest.
Badge opportunities include (but are not limited to)
weather, aviation, astronomy, science sleuth and space