Kids4Coding camper creating a 3D game using KODU Game Lab at Microsoft New England in Cambridge. Photo courtesy of Kids4Coding
Kids4Coding camper creating a 3D game using KODU Game Lab at Microsoft New England in Cambridge. Photo courtesy of Kids4Coding

Top Boston Area STEM Camps to Make Summer a Blast

If a summer filled with flying drones, engineering robots, launching rockets, and modding Minecraft sounds a dream come true for your kiddo, then the Boston Area camp scene certainly won't disappoint! With loads of STEM and STEAM programs available at nearby universities, parks, libraries, and more, there are plenty of options for you and your curious kid to choose from. Plus, with the growing importance of science, technology, engineering, arts, and math studies, you can feel extra good about signing your child up for these hands-on, highly-interactive, enriching summer programs.

Since the STEM/STEAM scene is booming these days, we've narrowed the list down to some of the top options in and around Boston. From flexible to affordable, read on for a selection of summer camps for kids ages 3 to 18. And for even more ideas, take a look at our Boston Summer Camp Guide.


Kids 4 Coding at Lesley University
31 Everett St.
Cambridge, MA 02138

The Roxbury Latin School
101 St. Theresa Ave.
West Roxbury, MA 02132

iD Tech Camps at MIT
77 Massachusetts Ave.
Cambridge, MA 02139

iD Tech Camps at Simmons College
300 Fenway
Boston, MA 02115

iD Tech Camps at Endicott College
376 Hale St.
Beverly, MA 01915

iD Tech Camps at Dean College
99 Main St.
Franklin, MA 02038

iD Tech Camps at Eastern Nazarene College
23 E Elm Ave.
Quincy, MA 02170

Regis College
235 Wellesley Street
Weston, MA 02493

Lasell University
80 Maple Street
Auburndale, MA 02466

Endicott College
376 Hale Street, VPAC-Building
Beverly, MA 01915

Southern New Hampshire University
2500 N. River Road
Manchester, NH 03106

Empow Studios STEM Enrichment Center - Lexington
1776 Massachusetts Ave.
Lexington, MA 02420

Empow Studios STEM Enrichment Center - Newton
180 Needham St.
Newton, MA 02464

Empow Studios at Heath Elementary
100 Eliot St.
Brookline, MA 02467

Empow Studios at Old South Church
645 Boylston St.
Boston, MA 02116

Empow Studios at Dean College
99 Main Street
Franklin, MA 02038

the hive at deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum
51 Sandy Pond Road
Lincoln, MA 01773

LINX Camps
141 Linden Street
Wellesley, MA 02482