Information for Registered Campers

Thank you for registering for Discovery Camp! We are so excited to have your camper join us as we bring science to life and amaze their brains! Please read through the items outlined below to ensure you have everything ready to make this adventure one your camper will never forget! 

General Reminders  |  Perot Museum Dropoff/Pickup  |  Hockaday School Dropoff/Pickup

General Reminders

  • Snacks/Lunch: Please remember that you must send your child with snacks if they are in pre-K, and snacks and a lunch if they are in kindergarten and up  — we are unable to provide them with any food!
  • Dropoff and Pickup: Please make sure the person picking up your child(ren) is on the approved list and comes with a photo ID.
  • Change of Clothes: If your child is in second grade and below, please be sure to send them with a change of clothes.
  • Policies and Procedures: Please read our Camp Policies and Procedures carefully prior to the first day of camp for all other important information regarding lunches, rules, emergency procedures, etc.
  • Camp FAQs: Visit our Camp FAQs to review some of the most frequently asked questions about camps.
  • Contact Katie Gagnè, Discovery Camp Manager, 214.756.5859 or Katie.gagne@perotmuseum.org with any questions.

At the Perot Museum

If your camp(s) are at the Perot Museum, please see the map and instructions below.

Discovery Camp Parking Map

With Before or After Care: enter the drop-off circle off N. Field Street (on the northeast side of the museum) during the following times.

Before Care Dropoff 7:30–8:30am
After Care Pickup 3:15–5:30pm

Without Before or After Care: enter at River Street off N. Field Street (on the northwest side of the museum), proceed through the gate and turn left into Lot A for temporary 20-minute parking during the following times.

DropoffPickup
Pre-K AM 8:40–9:15am 11:40–12:15pm
Pre-K PM 12:45–1:15pm 3:45–4:15pm
K–6th 8:45–9:15am 2:45–3:15pm

At Hockaday School

If your camp(s) are at Hockaday School, please refer to the map and instructions below.

Discovery Camp Hockaday School Parking Map

Park in the main parking lot on Forest Lane (marked with “Main Entrance” sign). Then take the sidewalk between Building 15 (the Lyda Hill ’60 STEAM Institute and Hockaday Science Center) and Building 13 (the Liza Lee Academic Research Center).

Follow the signs and the staff directing you up to the second floor, to classrooms S225, S227, and S229. The coordinator will direct you to the correct classroom for your child(ren).

Please make sure the person picking up your child(ren) is on the approved list and comes with a photo ID.

Questions?

Contact Katie Gagnè, Discovery Camp Manager, 214.756.5859 or Katie.gagne@perotmuseum.org