The Children's Museum of Wilmington believes that children learn best through hands-on and creative educational experiences. We provide children with programs and interactive exhibits that emphasize critical thinking skills, STEAM instruction, and hands-on projects in small group sizes. We offer a wide variety of themed camps led by engaged, qualified educators, to fit and support every child's interests. Our unique layout comprises three beautiful historic buildings, a sensory garden, an interactive water exhibit, and an outdoor area, giving children plenty of kid-friendly spaces to move, learn and play.
In accordance with COVID-19 regulations, we will implement safe, social distancing practices throughout camp. Face coverings will be required for each attendee age 5 and over.
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Sprouts is jam packed day camp option with all things green, gardening, and growing. Prepare to get your hands dirty! Little learners will enjoy the many benefits of the great outdoors, while also experiencing all that the Museum has to offer.
Mermaids & Pirates Camp
This CMoW day camp is designed for the ocean loving kids in your life. This week we will be learning about the ocean, the sand, the sea shells, navigation, the coral reef, and the treasures of the sea!
Join us at camp this week as we learn about extinction, fossils, volcanoes, and of course all things dinosaurs. We will also discuss the importance of taking care of our current environment to prevent any further extinctions while enjoying all that the Museum has to offer.
This day camp is designed for the little readers in your life. Join us at Storybook camp as we read a different book each day that inspires our imagination.
Adventures in Art Camp
Adventures in Art Campers will explore a variety of mediums. We will look at styles of famous artists as our inspirations. Projects will include painting, collage, drawing, sculpture, and more!
Taste of the World Camp
Join us at Taste of the World Camp as we embark on an adventure around the world through different cultures and foods from various countries.
STEM education aids in helping children to become critical thinkers while encouraging them to become future innovators.
Music Mania Camp
Music ignites all areas of child development and skills, including intellectual, social-emotional, motor, language, and overall literacy. Get ready to Shake, Rattle, and Roll your way to a great time!
Things to know
All day camp options are available.
Morning session AND all day campers will need to bring a packed lunch.
All campers ages five years and older need a face mask.
All campers will need to bring a reusable, filled water bottle.
Please inform us of any allergies during registration.
8 campers capacity per camp.
5 or fewer kids, one educator.
6 or more kids, lead educator + part-time staff.
8:45AM - 9:00AM arrival time.
Campers may sign up for a morning camp and afternoon camp.
Snacks are provided.
In accordance with COVID-19 regulations, we will implement safe, social distancing practices throughout camp. Face coverings will be required for each attendee five years and older.