EXPLOREASIA Camp 1: Trekking Across Asia: Exploring the Continent’s Natural and Constructed Wonders
Monday, Jun. 6, 2016 – Friday, Jun. 10, 2016
09:00 AM – 03:00 PM
Entering its fourth year, ExploreAsia camps engage Houstonians aged 6 to 11 with the arts, cultures, and histories of Asia. Past experiences have included hands-on multidisciplinary visual arts projects, interactive performances from some of the city’s leading dancers and musicians, experts on Asian traditions and contemporary life, language instruction by community partners, and food demonstrations of Asia’s most popular snacks.
The first session for Summer 2016, Trekking Across Asia: Exploring the Continent's Natural and Constructed Wonders, will feature stunning art projects and performances focusing on:
- Asia’s Ancient Treasures
- Biodiversity of Pacific Asia
- Crossing the Himalayas
- Modes of Transportation
- Mountains and Deserts of the Arabian Oases
For more information, or to be added to the ExploreAsia email list, please contact Paul Pass at 713.496.9915 or [email protected].
About the Camp
Limited scholarships are available. To apply, please click here.
Interested in volunteering for the ExploreAsia Culture Camp? The application can be downloaded here.
Additional Camp Dates
Camp 2: The Many Faces of Asia: Exploring the Continent's Cultural Diversity
Monday, July 11 – Friday, July 15
9 am-3 pm daily
Camp 3: Be the Change: Exploring Culture through Children's Connections
Monday, July 25 – Friday, July 29
9 am-3 pm daily
HOURS & ADMISSION
Tuesday - Friday, 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday & Sunday, 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Closed Mondays and major holidays
$225 Members, $250 Nonmembers
Directions & Parking
- Free Parking
- Paid Parking
- Street Parking
- Parking in Asia Society Texas Center's lot is $5 for 1-24 hours. Entrances on Caroline and Austin. Limited free and paid street parking also available.
Special Offers / Dining
An India-Inspired Café
Enjoy breakfast and lunch at Pondi! Pondicheri's museum café is open for extended lunch hours Tuesday through Sunday with a vibrant and innovative menu featuring everything from butter chicken to saffron shrimp salad and roti wraps.
Tuesday – Friday, 11 am – 5 pm
Saturday – Sunday, 10 am – 5 pm
Events at Asia Society Texas Center
Sep. 27 – Sep. 27, 2017
Authors & Asia: Lenora Chu on “Little Soldiers: An American Boy, a Chinese School, and the Global Race to Achieve”
Within Walking Distance
Join the Houston Museum District
Join our mailing list for sneak peeks to upcoming events and insider information on the best museum district in the world