Legos become engineering tools at camp. Photo courtesy of Play-Well-TEKnologies
Legos become engineering tools at camp. Photo courtesy of Play-Well-TEKnologies

STEM Summer Camps in Connecticut: Science, Coding, and Engineering Fun for Kids

Got a STEM-loving Connecticut kid? At these science, engineering, and coding summer camps across Connecticut, kids ranging in age from preschoolers to teens will have a chance to learn STEM principles, including environmental research, 3-D printing, Minecraft modding, and more. These camps keep problem-solving skills sharp over the summer, but for kids, these hands-on science camps are just plain fun.

Check out these STEM summer camps across the state, or take a look at our extensive Connecticut Summer Camp Guide and Summer Camp Directory for tons of options to fit any interest.

2021 note: All photos were taken at camps pre-COVID.

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Camp Invention At-Home Programs

Camp Invention In-Person Programs

iD Tech Camps at Fairfield University

iD Tech Camps at Southern Connecticut State University

iD Tech Camps at Wesleyan University

iD Tech Camps at Trinity College

The Connecticut Audubon Society Center at Fairfield

The Connecticut Audubon Society Coastal Center at Milford Point

Talcott Mountain Sciecne Center
Free Play At Stepping Stones
Stepping Stones - 10:00 AM Pick
Sunflower Maze at Lyman Orchard
Lyman Orchards Farm - 10:00 AM
Scratch Junior Coding Camp for 4 to 7 Years
Young Gates-KIds Online Personalized Classes - 10:15 AM
Intro to Excel Sheets Programming Course
Young Gates-KIds Online Personalized Classes - 11:30 AM
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