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A child using binoculars in the Everett Children's Adventure Garden

Camps

The New York Botanical Garden is the place to be for summer break! Science- and nature-themed Camps for kids in Grades K–5 feature outdoor explorations, science investigations, and behind-the-scenes tours in the Garden’s 250-acre landscape. Each week takes full advantage of the Garden’s vast plant collection and unique habitats like the 50-acre native forest, wetlands, and Native Plant Garden.

Each season offers unique themes for a variety of age ranges.

To reserve or inquire about Camps, follow the links below, email childed@nybg.org, or call 718.817.8181.

2021 Summer Camp Schedule

  1. Session 1: July 5–23, 2021; 9 a.m.–3 p.m. (Monday–Friday)
    Session 2: August 2–20, 2021; 9 a.m.–3 p.m. (Monday–Friday)
    in the Everett Children’s Adventure Garden

    Dive into the wonders of the natural world this summer at NYBG’s Science Camp! Campers spend the day outdoors on the 250-acre NYBG campus: hiking, experimenting, creating art and playing with their small pod of campers and staff.

    $1050 Non-Member | $945 Member

    Register

  2. Session 1: July 5–23, 2021; 9 a.m.–3 p.m. (Monday–Friday)
    Session 2: August 2–20, 2021; 9 a.m.–3 p.m. (Monday–Friday)
    in the Edible Academy

    Dig in to the summer season! Using the Edible Academy’s campus, including gardens open air pavilions, amphitheater, and classrooms, as well as the NYBG grounds, campers will investigate plant growth and learn all about vegetables. Children will engage in gardening, art and craft projects, exploration of the garden, and investigate sustainability.

    $1050 Non-Member | $945 Member

    Register