Camps for Children & Teens




•••••  WINTER BREAK CAMPS  •••••


•••••  SUMMER CAMPS  •••••


Summer 2019 camp information and registration will be avaialble online January 27. 


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:

Art Glass

Book & Paper Arts

Cartooning & Animation

Clay Animation

Dance & Movement

Drawing, Painting & Crafts

Aquatic Life & Nature (Glen Echo Park Aquarium)

Fiber Arts


Irish Dance










Check back on or after January 27, 2019 for links to Summer 2019 camp information!

Download the entire CAMPS section of the Spring/Summer Catalog (PDF) >>

Download the Camps-at-a-Glance pages (PDF) >>

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

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



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.




View our summer camp photo gallery! >>

Grab some popcorn and view movies produced by our Clay Animation Camps!



After-Camp Program


Glen Echo Park also offers After-Camp activities for ages 5 through 12 for most weeks of 2018 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.






 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.