Camps for Children & Teens




•••••  Spring Break Camps •••••

••••• 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.



TO GET STARTED, choose an option:


•  Already know what you want to sign up for?  You're just a click away.  The "Register" button below will take you to our online catalog where you can find your 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.


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







 Another Fabulous

Summer of Camps!


Pictured left:  

Carousel of Animals for Teens

with Sinclair Hamilton






* 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.