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Children's Museum Pittsburgh

10 Childrenโ€™s WayAllegheny SquareAllegheny Square, PA 15212
Phone: 412.322.5058Email: camps@PittsburghKids.orgWebsite: Visit Website Google Map

discover camps in art, making, theater, nature, fashion, metalworking and more for kids ages 3 – 13 this summer.

camp space is limited – register today to reserve your space!

camp tiers

All camps offer age-specific content and activities. Click on the links to learn about camps for each group:

*Note: PreK campers must be potty trained.

view the printable camp brochure

register for camps here

camp rates

Each price is per camper per week.

All camps include supplies and a Children’s Museum t-shirt.

half day camps for ages 3 – 5

$135 for Members
$150 for Nonmembers

full day camps for ages 6 – 13

$270 for Members
$300 for Nonmembers

Please note the following exceptions:

FashionLab Camp for Ages 11 -13:  $315 for Members /$350 for Nonmembers – includes additional supplies for garment making

Immersive Theater Camps for Ages 8 – 10 and Ages 11 – 13:  Free to all campers thanks to the generous support of the Benter Foundation. (Pre- and after-camp are available at an additional cost.) If your preferred Immersive Theater camp is full, please add your name to our Wait List and we will notify you if spaces become available.

For Extended Day options, see the Camp Day section below.

scholarships & financial aid

Scholarships and financial aid are available. For more information, please contact Anyah Jackson, Community Engagement Manager, at ajackson@pittsburghkids.org.

camp day

half-day camps (for ages 3 – 5)

8:30 am – 11:30 am
OR
1:30 – 4:30 pm

full-day camps

9:00 am – 4:00 pm

pre-camp

8:00 – 9:00 am
Available for $25/week per camper

after-camp

4:00 – 5:30 pm
Available for $50/week per camper

early learner lunch & rest

For PreK campers only
11:30 am – 1:30 pm
Interested in a full-day experience for your preK child? PreK children enrolled in morning AND afternoon camps can bring a packed lunch and rest or nap between sessions.
Available for $50/week per camper

location

All camps for ages 3 – 8 will take place in Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh, its outdoor areas and Buhl Community Park.

All camps for ages 8 – 13 will take place in MuseumLab, next door to the Children’s Museum, the Museum’s outdoor areas and Buhl Community Park.

food & drink

All full-day campers must bring a packed lunch and drink.

Half-day campers (ages 3-5) who are having lunch at the Museum as part of the Early Learner Lunch & Rest must bring a packed lunch and drink.

Water bottles can be filled throughout the day.

Light snacks will be provided to all campers.

cancellation policy

We are looking forward to hosting our camps this summer, however we reserve the right to cancel or change any programming when necessary. If changes are made, all registered children will have the option of attending another camp (pending availability) or receiving a refund. You will be contacted by email two weeks in advance of your camp if there are any schedule changes.

If your plans change, you can transfer your camp registration, pending availability, or cancel for a full refund, until April 30.

All registration changes or cancellations made from May 1-May 31 will be charged a $25 fee per camp.

After May 31, we cannot accommodate any registration changes or provide refunds for cancellations.

questions?

To inquire about any camps or policies, please contact camps@pittsburghkids.org.