Camp Invention Connect sends campers boxes packed with materials to spark their STEM skills.
Camp Invention Connect sends campers boxes packed with materials to spark their STEM skills.

STEM Summer Camps in and Near Washington DC

After all these months of staying home, parents and kids alike have been looking forward to the start of summer camp. With that in mind, we went on the hunt for innovative STEM summer camps in and around DC. While we did find three STEM camp programs—with multiple locations—near DC nimble enough to jump back into in-person programming, many more are taking a cautious approach and offering virtual STEM summer camps.

The good news is, there are camps to fit every comfort level and each child's budding STEM skills. If you need more inspiration, check out our massive list of virtual summer camps, which covers all interests.

Read on for our list of local and virtual STEAM and STEM summer camps near Washington DC.


Alexandria Country Day School
2400 Russell Road
Alexandria, 22301

Seneca Academy
15601 Germantown Rd
Darnestown, MD 20874

Holy Cross School
4900 Strathmore Ave.
Garrett Park, MD 20896

Saint Peter's
2900 Olney Sandy Spring Rd
Olney, MD 20832

St. Albans Early Childhood Center
4404 Wisconsin Ave NW
Washington, DC 20016

Hill Center at The Old Naval Hospital
921 Pennsylvania Avenue SE
Washington, DC 20003

Ross Elementary School
1730 R Street NW
Washington, DC 20009

St. Thomas' Parish
1517 18th St NW
Washington, DC 20036

St. George's Episcopal Church
915 N Oakland St
Arlington, VA 22203

Antieram Elementary School
12000 Antietam Road
Woodbridge, VA 22192

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- various times Pick
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The National Zoo - 8:00 AM
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