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Mars Camp 2021
July 25 @ 4:00 PM - July 29 @ 8:00 PMAED1000 – AED1500
Date: 25 – 29 July 2021 (5 Days)
Time: 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Location: Al Thuraya Astronomy Center, Mushrif Park – Dubai
Ages: 8 – 16
Fees: AED 350 – 1500 per student
Blast off on a 5-day journey of discovering the Red Planet! From learning how to be an astronaut to building a habitat on Mars. This camp is a one-of-a-kind unforgettable experience for young aspiring scientists!
DAG Member/Sibling/Friend discount available*
Day 1 (25th July)
- Introduction Ball Name Game
- Why Mars? Lecture
- Tour of Al Thuraya Center
- Planetarium Show
- Stargazing Session
- Telescope Observation
Day 2 (26th July)
- How to be An Astronaut? Lecture
- Straw Rockets
- Astronaut Training
- Rocket Launching
- Space Food
Day 3 (27th July)
- Journey and Mission to Mars
- Design Your Probe
- Land On Mars / Design Your Parachute
- Xbox Mars Landing Game / Virtual Reality
Day 4 (28th July)
- Creating Sundial
- Solar Observation
- Martian Geology Mapping The Surface Of Mars
- Build a Habitat
- 3D Printing on Mars
Day 5 (29th July)
- The Future of Space Colonization
- Looking for Life Experiments
- Design Your Alien
- Trivia and Certificate Ceremony
- Park entrance is AED 10 per car or AED 3 per person through Nol Card.
- You can purchase/recharge your Nol Card at the park gate.
- Masks are MANDATORY!
- Social distancing must be practiced at all times.
- Tickets for this camp are LIMITED!
- Please bring the hard copy or soft copy of the event ticket email to ensure a smooth and fast check-in.
- Dubai Astronomy Group paid members are requested to bring their membership ID card to be presented upon request.
- If you wish to choose custom days of this camp please message us on WhatsApp.
- *Send us a message on WhatsApp +97142216603 to get the discounted rate for siblings, friends, or DAG Members.