Spring Break Camps for Philly Area Kids

Spring Break camps in the Philadelphia area

Spring break is an opportunity for Philly families to recharge their batteries and find time for reprieve. However, some parents may still need to work a day or two while the kids are off from school. Find fun for your school age children with some of the amazing camps available throughout the Delaware Valley. We have rounded up many excellent camp opportunities to keep children engaged in nature, art, science, and drama. With such variety, Philly kids are sure to have a great spring break. For those luck enough to have off a day or two during break, be sure to browse through our events calendar and schedule time for family fun.

Riverbend Environmental Education Center- Gladwyne, PA
March 27-31, April 10-14, 2017
Learn skills such as how to build a shelter, navigate with a compass and map, start a campfire, and collect water from leaves at this Wilderness Survival Camp.

The Handwork Studio- Narberth, PA
March 27-31 and April 10-14, 2017
Project based camps provide children the chance to try sewing, knitting, and embroidery. Before and after care is available.

Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education- Philadelphia, PA
April 10, 2017
Campers play games and make new friends while being outdoors and exploring nature.

Tyler Arborteum- Media, PA
April 10, 11, 12, 2017
Themes vary during the School Day Off Camps at Tyler. Kids can select Art of Nature, Stream Exploration, Stream Safari, Baby Rabbits, and more.

Arden Theatre- Philadelphia, PA
April 10-14, 2017
Spring break camp at Arden allows children to gain confidence while performing. Camps are geared towards children in Kindergarten through Grade 6.

Independence Seaport Museum- Philadelphia, PA
April 10-14, 2017
Try a nautical camp this spring. Campers can expect to learn about their surrounding habitat, take nature walks, test water, and plant seeds.

The Center on Central- Paoli, PA
April 10-14 and 17, 2017
Crafty kids get creative during this camp for children in Kindergarten through Grade 5. Full day, half day, and extended care are available.

Marple Sports Arena- Broomall, PA
April 10-14, 2017
Kids exercise with sports, rock walls, skating, and more at this action-packed camp.

Darlington Arts Center- Garnet Valley, PA
April 10, 11, 12, 13, 17, 2017
Each day offers a different theme for children to explore. Children can expect themes such as A Play in a Day, Cooking & Crafts, and Wearable Art Workshop.

Delaware Museum of Natural History- Wilmington, DE
April 10-14 and April 17-21, 2017
Campers sign up by the week to explore the Museum as they conduct experiments, play games, and make crafts.

Franklin Institute- Philadelphia, PA
April 10-14 and 17-21, 2017
Students in PreK through Grade 6 can participate in this educational and engaging camp. Campers can go specific days or for the full week.

Briar Bush Nature Center- Abington, PA
April 13, 14, 17, 2017
Children in Kindergarten through Grade 6 can participate in the School's Out! program at Briar Bush Nature Center.

Philly Art Center- Queens Village, Fairmount, Cherry Hill
Days vary by location
When school is out, try one of these three locations to keep kids engaged in the arts.

The Brandywine Zoo- Wilmington, DE
April 17-21, 2017
Each day features a new theme during this week long camp. Children can sign up by day or by week and explore topics with live animal demonstrations, games, crafts, and projects.

 

Photo courtesy of Riverbend Environmental Education Center.

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Briar Bush Nature Center
1212 Edgehill Road
19001 Abington , PA 40° 7' 24.996" N, 75° 7' 38.9208" W
Pennsylvania
Delaware Museum of Natural History
4840 Kennett Pike
19807 Wilmington , DE 39° 47' 54.7008" N, 75° 36' 36.3096" W
Delaware
Riverbend Environmental Center
1301 Rose Glen Road
19035 Gladwyne , PA 40° 2' 28.266" N, 75° 15' 59.544" W
Pennsylvania
Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education
8480 Hagys Mill Road
19128 Philadelphia , PA 40° 3' 36.684" N, 75° 14' 41.1936" W
Pennsylvania
Arden Theatre
40 North 2nd Street
19106 Philadelphia , PA 39° 57' 4.014" N, 75° 8' 36.8016" W
Pennsylvania
Independence Seaport Museum
211 S. Columbus Blvd
19106 Philadelphia , PA 39° 56' 45.9924" N, 75° 8' 25.8828" W
Pennsylvania
Marple Sports Arena
611 S. Parkway Drive
19008 Broomall , PA 39° 57' 39.6324" N, 75° 20' 19.2012" W
Pennsylvania
The Center on Central
24 W. Central Avenue
Paoli , PA 40° 2' 39.5268" N, 75° 29' 9.834" W
Pennsylvania
Philly Art Center-Fairmount
2501 Olive Street
Philadelphia , PA 39° 58' 5.1816" N, 75° 10' 43.0644" W
Pennsylvania
Philly Art Center - Cherry Hill
1721 Springdale Road
Cherry Hill , NJ 39° 53' 41.9604" N, 74° 57' 59.1768" W
New Jersey
Philly Art Center- Queen Village
514 Bainbridge Street
Philadelphia , PA 39° 56' 27.0312" N, 75° 9' 5.8248" W
Pennsylvania
The Brandywine Zoo
1001 North Park Drive
19802 Wilmington , DE 39° 45' 21.8952" N, 75° 32' 57.6312" W
Delaware
The Handwork Studio
35 N Narberth Ave
19072 Narberth , PA 40° 0' 19.3032" N, 75° 15' 35.0424" W
Pennsylvania
Tyler Arboretum
515 Painter Road
19063 Media , PA 39° 56' 4.668" N, 75° 26' 29.7672" W
Pennsylvania
The Franklin Institute
271 North 21st Street
19103 Philadelphia , PA 39° 57' 31.5072" N, 75° 10' 25.4784" W
Pennsylvania
Darlington Arts Center
977 Shavertown Road
19060 Garnet Valley , PA 39° 51' 0.3528" N, 75° 31' 30.5004" W
Pennsylvania