The new program allows participants to learn about the museum's historical collection and how to create exhibits. Curator of Education Patrick McGuire said the camp offers a behind-the-scenes look at how museums work.
"Hopefully we can show teens a future area of study when they go to college as well as a career path they may not have known existed,"
Participants will have an opportunity to interact with objects, documents and photographs in the museum's collection, some dating as far back as 10,000 years.
They will also work on a project throughout the four-day program, which will be included in an upcoming museum exhibit. Participants will also be invited to a special event displaying their projects later this year.
The cost of the event is
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