Summer Camp: Mission to Mars

Mission to Mars

[a STEAM experience

Come to AMSE to prepare for the mission to Mars. The week will explore the science and engineering required to land humans on the Martian surface millions of miles from Earth! Inspect terrestrial habitats and learn about lunar environments. Experience what astronauts might eat in deep space. Build a Martian camp that is powered by nuclear energy.

Special guests and field trips include; the University of Tennessee’s Nuclear Engineering Department, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Y-12’s New Hope Center, and the new K-25 History Museum. Together with the activities at AMSE, these experiences will teach campers about the past, present and future of space exploration, and the amazing science and engineering behind this great adventure.


Prepare for the future at the AMSE Mission to Mars camp this summer.

Participants must register.  Call 865-294-4521 for registration.

Summer Camp June 8-12, 2020, 8:00 am – 3:30 pm, Monday-Friday

Campers: rising 5th – 7th graders

Cost: $ 175.00 AMSE Members. $200.00 Non-members.


Jun 08 2020 - Jun 12 2020


8:00 am - 3:30 pm
American Museum of Science and Energy


American Museum of Science and Energy
115 Main Street East, Oak Ridge, TN