The University of Iowa

Junior Curator Day Camp
Event Category 

Age Group 
Grades 4-6

What does it take to create and run a museum? Young historians (entering 4th through 6th grade) will explore the roles of curators, conservators and exhibit designers with the unique experience offered through the Junior Curator Day Camp. Students will investigate historic artifacts, explore the museum's collection vault and learn about Iowa's exciting history with museum staff. Students also will design and arrange their own themed exhibit featuring objects from the State Historical Museum's collection.

See the event website for details on activities, fees, and additional information.

Wednesday, August 4, 2021 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
600 East Locust
Des Moines, IA 50319
Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs
Sponsoring Organization 
Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs