Campers get outdoors and activity at Camp Quillian. Photo courtesy of Camp Quillian.
Campers get outdoors and activity at Camp Quillian. Photo courtesy of Camp Quillian.

Free and Cheap Summer Camps Around Houston

It's hard to believe it, but it is already time to start making summer plans for your little ones, and one thing every kid looks forward to in the summer is going to camp! Summer camp is a chance for kids to have fun while learning new skills and making memories with new friends. From overnight campsoutdoor campsscience campsdance campsarts camps, and music and theater camps, Houston has so many different types of summer camps, including the following inexpensive camps that won't break the budget.

To find a summer camp that your little one and your wallet will love, check out this list of inexpensive or cheaper Houston summer camps that we've rounded up, all of which cost around $100 - $150. Also, keep in mind that many camps offer early bird, multi-week, and sibling discounts, as well as discounts for members, and some even offer scholarships. For more summer and vacation camp ideas, check out our comprehensive camp guide and full directory of camp listings.

Editor's note: Camp sessions are still subject to change for 2020; please contact camp for updates.


Camp Hope at Messiah Lutheran Church
11522 Telge Road
Cypress, TX 77429

Blaffer Art Museum at University of Houston
4188 Elgin Street Room 120
Houston , TX 77204

LSC- Kingwood
20000 Kingwood Drive
Kingwood, TX 77339

BakerRipley Gulfton Sharpstown Campus
6500 Rookin
Houston, TX 77074

Camp Quillian
10570 Westpark Drive
Houston, TX

MECA
1900 Kane Street Houston
Houston, TX 77007

University Baptist Church
16106 Middlebrook Dr.
Houston, TX 77059

Houston Public Library - Central Library
500 McKinney St.
Houston, TX 77002

Houston Parks and Recreation Department
2999 South Wayside
Houston, TX 77023

Clear Lake City Community Association
16511 Diana Lane
Houston, TX 77062

Newspring Art Studio
8945 Long Point Rd Ste 100
Houston, TX 77055

The Little Gym of Houston - Bellaire
8415 Stella Link
Houston, TX 77025

San Jacinto College
8060 Spencer Hwy
Pasadena, TX 77505
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