Explore our summer camps for ages 6 – 8 and let us immerse your child in our incredible world. These unique programs touch on topics such as healthy living, science and sustainability in fun, interactive ways. Each session includes a daily healthy snack. To learn even more, please call 412/441-4442, ext. 3925.

AGES 6 – 8
MONDAYS – FRIDAYS  |  1:30 – 4 p.m. except where noted
$155 MEMBERS  |  $175 NONMEMBERS except where noted

Interested in a class that's already sold out? Email us to be placed on our waiting list.

Budding Botanists: Summer Camps

Decode Nature

June 10 – 14

Explore the fish, birds and insects in the Pittsburgh region. Nature provides so many fascinating mysteries. Let's decode a new mystery each day of camp!

Budding Botanists: Summer Camps

Phipps to Table

July 22 – 26

Calling all young chefs and entrepreneurs! Learn about how our food grows in the soil and ends up on our plates as we explore Phipps’ Rooftop Edible Garden.

Budding Botanists: Summer Camps

Becoming Scientists: Full-Day Camp

Aug. 5 – 9; 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.
$345 members | $360 nonmembers
Includes Let’s Move Pittsburgh Lunch Program

Calling all young scientists! Develop a deeper understanding of scientific careers and their connection to nature.

Meals in our full-day camp are provided to campers through the Pennsylvania Department of Education’s Summer Food Service Program. The program is a federally funded program administered by the PA Dept of Education. Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens does not discriminate on basis of age, race, color, national or ethnic origin, sex or handicap in employment practices or in administration of any of its educational programs or activities in accordance with applicable federal statutes and regulations. EOE

Select photos © Cory Doman, Paul g. Wiegman