Summer Camp Fun at NYBG

Looking for fun, hands-on educational activities for your kids during summer break? Choose from among several different day camps offering playful and creative opportunities for children Grades K–8. Weeklong science and nature-themed camps feature indoor and outdoor exploration, art, cooking, and more in NYBG’s 250-acre landscape.

Art, Sustainability, and Culinary Camps for Grades K–5

Weeklong camps at the beautiful Edible Academy campus use the gardens as inspiration for art projects, environmental stewardship, or culinary innovation.

  • Paint, Craft, Create Camp
  • Garden Stewards Camp
  • Grow It, Cook It, Eat It Camp

Science Camps for Grades K–5

Discover the world using a mix of nature exploration, science activities, art, group projects, and more across our vast Garden grounds.

  • Plant Explorers Camp
  • Forest Adventure Camp
  • Wild Wetlands Camp

Summer Field Science Camps for Grades 6–8

Do you have a tween who loves spending time outdoors, collecting data, and working in teams? Students will get their hands dirty as they learn more about the plants and animals on grounds and go behind the scenes to learn about field research happening at the Garden, in the city, and around the world!

  • EcoQuest Camp
  • Kids Count! Citizen Science Camp
  • Earth Avengers Camp


New York Botanical Garden
2900 Southern Blvd
Bronx, Ny 10458
Phone: 718-817-8700
Online: nybg.org/learn/kids-teens/camps


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