Learning Through Creative Play

A.C. Gilbert created a tradition of play that has lasted for generations. At Gilbert House Children's Museum we are honored to carry on A.C. Gilbert's legacy of learning through creative play. We invite you to explore the many options we have for active learning through play at home and at the museum.

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Member Registration Opens March 16
Nonmember Registration Opens March 25

Summer camps at Gilbert House Children's Museum utilize a hands-on, inquiry-based approach. Experienced educators guide all the learning opportunities. Our staff, our methods, and our children’s museum environment create the perfect combination for a fantastic summer camp experience. Camps are designed to be fun, creative, and original as we highlight the best of what the Museum has to offer.  

*If you are a member, be sure to set up your online account, using the named adult on your membership, so you will receive your Member Discount for camp registration. Membership discount will apply in Cart during registration. Registration is online only.  Please email our Summer Camp Team if you need assistance, and we'll get back to you as soon as possible.  

We offer all-day Elementary Camps for Grades 1 - 4. We additionally offer morning and aftercare options for our camps. At least one week advance registration required for morning care and aftercare.

To learn more or register:

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Field Trips and Group Exploration

Do you have a classroom or group of kids who would love to turn Gilbert House into their learning space? Gilbert House Children's Museum is the perfect place for a field trip to encourage discoveries in science, technology, engineering, art and math.

Homeschool Adventures

Let Gilbert House Children's Museum provide an extra dose of adventure to your alternative school by joining our Homeschool Adventures.

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