Ancient Adventures Camp

Sign your aspiring archeologist up for a trip back in time to ancient worlds. Along the way, they’ll meet new friends, discover new cultures, and maybe find some hidden treasure.

Camps run M-F until August 20
$195 • Ages 5 to 13 • 6-9 campers


Darius Arya, Archeologist

Dr. Darius Arya
Archeologist, TV Host, Explorer

Ready for some time travel?

Roman ruins

Daily Explorations

Campers and their new friends will join an expert instructor for daily trips back in time to learn about ancient cultures, their everyday life, and their legacies. Material is inspired by our featured guest stars and partners.

Exploration 1: The Wonders of The World
Ancient civilizations left us plenty to remember them by, including the Seven Wonders of the World. Today we’ll explore those wonders and examine why we remain so fascinated with our ancient ancestors.
Civilization Spotlight: Mesopotamia & Egypt

Exploration 2: Magical Myths & Legends
So much of our world is inspired by ancient myths, from our fairy tales and superheroes to the names of planets and stars. Today we’ll explore the legends of the ancient world and see how common they are in our daily lives.
Civilization Spotlight: China & India

Exploration 3: A Time Machine Treasure Hunt
Much of the modern world looks the way it does because kings, queens, and adventurers alike explored the seas in search of ancient treasure. Today we’ll examine the great treasures and treasure hunts of the ancient world...and do some treasure hunting of our own.
Civilization Spotlight: Greece & Rome

Exploration 4: Incredible Innovations That Lasted
Ancient thinkers and inventors were far ahead of their time; in fact, much of what they invented is still in use today. Today we’ll look at the most amazing innovations of the ancient world, and see how we use them every day.
Civilization Spotlight: Ghana, Mali, & Songhay

Exploration 5: Where Are They Now?
The ancient civilizations may have ended, but their bloodlines and ruins carry on. Learn how these great civilizations ended, where their descendants are now, and how you can visit and explore these ancient wonders yourself.
Civilization Spotlight: Aztec, Inca, & Maya

Student holding tablet

AfterCamp Treasure Challenges

The time travel doesn’t end after the Daily Exploration. Campers can visit the Learning Lab where featured guest stars will lead them on their own interactive treasure hunts and learn even more about the ancients.

Children reading a map

Unplug Projects

Give your young explorer a reason to leave the computer with a set of archeology and treasure hunting activities they can try around the house and outside. Just imagine the fun they can find.

Dr. Darius arya in colosseum

Ancient Adventures StarCourses

Imagine visiting a real excavation site. Or exploring long-forgotten ruins. Your camper will be invited to our upcoming live Ancient Adventures StarCourses where they’ll join featured guest stars for virtual digs at long lost civilizations.

Camp Dates & Times

Ancient Adventures Camp

Week-long camps, available June - August

  • About 9 campers per camp
  • 2-hour daily sessions + bonus activities
  • Special content from featured guest stars

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