Fall family campout, Nature Exploration at the Heard Museum


November 05, 2022 to November 06, 2022


Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary View map
1 Nature Place,
McKinney, TX, 75069

Additional Information


The Heard's Fall Family Campout offers groups an evening of fantastic discovery after hours. This program includes team-building activities, the opportunity to experience Texas wildlife, and more. You'll experience what it’s like to be a member of the Heard’s nightlife, and enjoy a night that you'll never forget. Spots are limited, so be sure to register online.

The campout begins at 5pm on Saturday, November 5 until 8am on Sunday, November 6. Guests must bring their own tent and other equipment. See the suggested equipment list below. Please note that lights out will be no later than 10pm. Pizza and lemonade will be provided for dinner. Guests may bring other food options as desired.

Suggested equipment:
- Tent (must not be larger than 4-person size tent)
- Sleeping bag, pads and pillow
- Camp chair, if desired
- Hand sanitizer
- Necessary toiletries (contact solution, toothpaste/toothbrush, etc.)
- Prescription medication, as applicable
- Water bottle (guests may refill at our building)
- Flashlight
- Bug spray
- Snacks
- Change of clothes and appropriate closed-toed shoes; weather-appropriate clothing as necessary, and sleepwear

Find more family fun events every day of the week at dfwchild.com/calendar.