1. Explora is not open to the public, per the Governor’s public health order. 
  2. Phase One re-opening of Explora began with the return of Explora Summer Camps. Virtual camps began May 26, and in-person summer camps began on June 15. Both run through August 7. To register please visit: https://test.explora.us/en/educational-programs/camps/
  3. There is no date for Phase Two: re-opening for general admission, per the Governor’s public health order. Visit our social media channels for updates and continued STEAM programming: FacebookInstagram, & Twitter

Thank you!

  1. Explora no está abierto al público, según la orden de salud pública de la Gobernadora.
  2. La reapertura de la Fase Uno de Explora comenzó con el regreso de los Campamentos de Verano Explora. Los campamentos virtuales comenzaron el 26 de Mayo, y los campamentos de verano en persona comenzaron el 15 de Junio. Ambos se extenderán hasta el 7 de Agosto. Para registrarse, visite: https://test.explora.us/en/educational-programs/camps/
  3. En este momento, no hay fecha para la Fase Dos: reapertura para admisión general, según la orden de salud pública de la Gobernadora. Visite nuestros canales de redes sociales para actualizaciones y programación continua de STEAM: Facebook, Instagram y Twitter.

Muchisimas gracias. 

Parents’ Night Out

Enjoy a night out (or in!) while your child has fun at Explora.

Children will be led on staff-guided exhibit exploration and a themed activity, with dinner included!

2020 Dates

Friday, June 12, 2020
Row, Row, Row Your Boat!:
Brainstorm, design, and create a boat that floats and a personalized car that’s powered by rubber bands!

Registration for June 12 opens the first week of May.

Non-member: $60
Explora Member: $50

Spaces are limited. You are encouraged to register early for this event as it often fills before the registration deadline. Registration ends the Wednesday before the date at 5pm.

Future Parents’ Night Out dates


Friday, October 30, 2020
Mad Scientists!: Explore reactions, create gooey slime, and watch potions erupt!

Registration closes on Wednesday, June 10 at 5pm.

We’ve had an update! Returning registrants may be asked to reset their password to register for camps. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Parent’s Night Out
Registration Info

  • Drop Off: 6pm.
  • Before care: (Extra option), beginning at 5pm.
  • Food: Pizza and drink provided. Gluten-free available.
  • Pick-up: 10pm – Adults will be asked to show photo ID at pick-up.
  • Minimum age is 4 years.
  • All campers must be able to use the restroom on their own.
  • Pick-up is between 9:30 and 10 pm. Please inform us when you register if you need to pick up your child earlier than 9:30 pm.
  • Late pick-up fees: $10 per child for every 15 minutes after 10 pm.
Parent’s Night Out Fees
  • $50 for Explora members
  • $60 for non-members
  • $5 for Before care per child

Deadline to register for Parent’s Night Out is the Wednesday before the date at 5pm.

We’ve had an update! Returning registrants may be asked to reset their password to register for camps. We apologize for any inconvenience.

  • Please have the following available when you register: emergency contact name and phone numbers; name of alternate adults who can pick up the child; child’s medications, dosages, and physician’s name; child’s insurance information, as well as any allergy or special needs information for your child.
  • Click above to register online or call 505-224-8341.
    Our reservations office is open Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm. Questions may also be emailed to reservations@explora.us
  • Para español, llame al 505-224-8323, de lunes a viernes, 9am-5pm.
Cancellation Policy
  • If a cancellation is received more than 5 business days before the camp, a refund will be issued for the amount minus a 15% administrative fee.
  • Cancellations received 5 business days or fewer before the camp will not be refunded.
  • Full fees will be refunded if Explora cancels a program.
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