Explore Forensic Science 5-Day Summer Camp

June 27–July 1, 2022

Explore Camp Tickets

$349 for Non-Members
$299 for Members*

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Explore Forensic Science 5-Day Summer Camp provides students five full days of hands-on, investigative science from a biblical worldview. Join Dr. Jennifer Rivera (a forensic scientist) as you learn techniques in fingerprint identification and processing, DNA, trace analysis (hair and fibers), impressions (shoe and dental), crime scene recording, and document examination. Students will use these techniques to solve a case study on the final day of camp.

Camp Details

$349 for non-members and $299 for members.*

Open to students who are ages 11 to 18.

This full-day program is from 9:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Students may either bring a packed lunch or purchase a meal plan. Cash purchases are not permitted due to time constraints.

* Membership discount is for those who have Creation Museum Lifetime memberships or Ark Encounter Boarding Passes only. Please call reservations for the discount code: 800-721-2298.

5-Day Forensic Science Summer Camp Topics

Day 1: The Crime Scene
  • Sketching and Measuring the Crime Scene
  • Evidence Collection, Preservation, and Chain of Custody
  • Interview and Interrogation Techniques
  • K-9 Investigation
Day 2: Analysis
  • Computer Forensics
  • Cyphers and Code Breakers
  • Chromatography
  • Fire and Explosions
Day 3: Impressions
  • Tools
  • Dental
  • Footwear
  • Tires
Day 4: Unique Patterns
  • Fingerprint Identification and Classification
  • Fingerprint Processing on Porous and Nonporous Surfaces
  • DNA Fingerprinting
  • Trace: Hair, Fur, and Fiber Microscopy
Day 5: Investigation
  • Case Study

Camp Includes:

  • Hands-on science
  • Expert instruction
  • Explore Camp T-shirt
  • All educational materials and lab supplies
  • Completion certificates
  • 5-day parking pass

You can find answers to common questions on the Explore Camps FAQ page.

* Camp does not include general admission to the Creation Museum or Ark Encounter.


Cancellation Policy: Cancellations requested more than six weeks before the camp date will result in a full refund less a $50 fee per camper. There is no refund for cancellations less than six weeks before the camp date.

If your student is interested in a one-day Explore program, be sure to check out the Explore Day schedule. Please email us for more information, or call 888-582-4253 ext. 229.

Dates and Times

June 27, 2022


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July 1, 2022