Camp Aqua: Water Works

2100 E Beach Boulevard, Gulfport, MS 39501
(228) 241-1300
  • Presented By: Mississippi Aquarium
  • Dates: 7/15/2024, 7/22/2024
  • Time: 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM
  • Price: Camp Price: $275/child. All ticket sales are final. No refunds will be given.

Calling all future marine biologists! Come to Mississippi Aquarium this summer for a deep dive into what it takes to work at an aquarium. Campers will spend one week at our facility exploring the ins and outs of the aquarium industry through hands-on learning. Each day brings a new experience with our various teams including our Animal Care Specialists, Facility Operators, Dive Team Members, and many more!

Daily Schedule:

  • Monday – Figuring out the Facility
  • Tuesday – Analyzing Animal Care
  • Wednesday – Field Day at Ship Island
  • Thursday – Vetting Veterinary Medicine
  • Friday – Goodbye Party

Camp Dates:

Camp Aqua: Water Works is a week long experience. Camp begins at 8:00AM and ends at 3:00PM.

  • July 8-12
  • July 15-19
  • July 22-26

Now registering: Junior Interns, Ages 7-11

Registration Includes:

  • Camp t-shirt
  • 2 snacks daily
  • Keesler Federal Credit Union swag bag
  • Excursion to Ship Island

***Event dates and details are provided by our Tourism Partners and are subject to change or cancellation by the event host/organizer. Please refer to the event host's website or Facebook event for the most up-to-date event detail information.