Camps for Children & Teens




TO GET STARTED, choose an option:


•  Already know what you want to sign up for?  You're just a click away. The camp categories below will link you directly to the camps you want to sign up for!  Or the "Register" button below will take you to our online catalog where you can find a camp and sign up today! 


•  Want to learn more about our summer camps or download the camp section of the print catalog? See links below. ("Additional Links")


•  Have questions or want to register by phone? Call us at (301) 634-2255.



•••••  Spring Break Camps & Workshops •••••


Aquatic Life & Nature (April 15-19)

Art Glass (April 17-18)

Drawing, Painting & Crafts (April 17-19)

Silversmithing (April 17-19)






••••• Summer Camps  •••••


Summer camps for children and teens (ages 4 to 19) are taught by visual and performing arts resident organizations, as well as nonresident partners. 


Camps are offered in:

Aquatic Life & Nature (Glen Echo Park Aquarium)

Art Glass

Book & Paper Arts

Cartooning & Animation

Clay Animation

Drawing, Painting & Crafts

Fiber Arts

Irish Dance









Textiles & Wearable Art



Summer Camp Offerings by Week:

June 10-14 • June 17-21 • June 24-28 • July 4th Week • July 8-12 • July 15-19 • July 22-26 • July 29- Aug 2 • Aug 5-9 • Aug 12-16 • Aug 19-23 • Aug 26-30


Additional links to Summer 2019 camp information:

Browse & Download the CAMPS section in the Spring/Summer Catalog (PDF) >>

Browse & Download the Camps-at-a-Glance pages in the Spring/Summer Catalog (PDF) >>

Download After-Camp Emergency Contact & Health Form(PDF)>>

Download Glen Echo Park Aquarium Emergency Contact & Health Form(PDF)>>


After-Camp Program

Glen Echo Park also offers After-Camp activities for ages 4 through 12 for most weeks of 2019 Summer Camp (June –September ), from 3 to 6pm each day and from 2 to 6pm when Clay Animation Camp is offered. After-Camp for Adventure Theatre MTC campers is offered from 4 to 6pm each day.  Campers will enjoy creative projects and games and explore Glen Echo Park. A light snack is provided. Register for a week at a time or schedule an individual day as needed. Call 301.634.2255 for individual day registration.





Glen Echo Park Summer Camps from Glen Echo Park Partnership on Vimeo.



* To register for Adventure Theatre MTC's spring and summer camps and programs, visit their Summer Musical Theatre Camps page.


For information on year-round CHILDREN'S CLASSES, go to Children's Classes & Programs.