10 Can't-Miss In-Person and Virtual STEM Summer Camps for Chicago Kids
If architectural model making, video game development, battle bot competitions, 3D printing, and Harry Potter science sound like the makings of your kiddo's perfect summer, you're in luck. Chicago is jam-packed with STEM camps available at local universities, museums, and other nearby centers, offering a wide range of enriching, hands-on programming. And as science, technology, engineering, and math become increasingly important in our tech-centric world, you can give yourself a pat on the back for helping to hook your kid up with skills that will serve them long after their school days.
If you're thinking, "Where do we sign up?," take a look at these much-loved Chicago-based STEM camps—both in-person and online! Still not sure what camp is the best fit for your kids? Learn more about local and virtual summer camps with our upcoming Online Camp Fair. Visit virtual booths and watch live camp demos.
Editor's Note: Summer camp information for the 2021 season is changing daily. Please click the links to the individual camps for the most up-to-date information.
Places featured in this article:
Kids Science Labs - Lincoln Park
Kids Science Labs - Northbrook
Kids Science Labs - Wheaton
Kids Science Labs - Roscoe Village
Camp Invention At-Home Programs
Camp Invention In-Person Programs
Newberry Math & Science Academy
Ogden Avenue School
Sacred Heart School
Launch Math + Science Centers (UWS-81)
Launch Math + Science Centers
iD Tech Virtual Tech Camps