Summer Vacation Exploration Camp- Connecticut Science Center | Kids Out and About Hartford

Summer Vacation Exploration Camp- Connecticut Science Center

These popular day camps for ages 6-12 feature a different science theme each day. Hands-on activities will keep campers smiling and engaged with projects, experiments, games, and supervised time in our amazing galleries.
  • July 8–12 & July 22–26: Robot Restaurant

    Pull up a chair and sit right down at the Robot Restaurant! Build and program resident Connecticut Science Center robots to create an exciting and satisfying restaurant of the future. Preparing the ingredients, greeting the diners, serving the entrees -- robots do it all! What will be your programming recipe that gives your customers an experience they will never forget?

  • July 15–19: Pirates

    Ahoy, maties! Hop aboard a pirate ship for a swashbuckling adventure exploring Science Isle! Solve the riddles of an ancient map to recover the pirate treasure, harness powerful winds to carry your ship, and navigate through the treacherous waters of the high seas. Arrrr you ready to be part of the crew?

  • July 29–August 2: Animal Inspired Science

    There is a world of wonderful, crazy, and odd animal life that lives here on planet Earth. Join us as we explore the world of the living and investigate weird animal adaptations, how animals do what they do, and how that can teach us to solve human problems.

  • August 5–9: Episode IX: The Science Awakens

    Calling all Jedi, scoundrels, and ace pilots: the stars are calling! Do you have the skills to face the challenges and help defeat the evil Empire? Use your science knowledge to help free the galaxy and restore the Republic. May the F=ma be with you!

  • August 12–16: Agents of STEM

    Welcome to the Training Academy, rookie! In order to become an Agent of STEM you need to make it through a week of science and engineering challenges. Explore the puzzling mysteries scientists are trying to solve around the world and recreate the experiments of famous Agents of STEM who came before you using tools of the trade. Put your Academy knowledge to the test at the end of the week to separate the real science from the fakes.


250 Columbus Blvd
Hartford, CT, 06103
United States


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$62/day for Science Center members and Corporate members $65/day for employees of businesses in downtown Hartford $68/day for non-members


6-8 years 9-12 years