STEM Summer Camps in and Near Washington DC

Camp Invention Connect sends campers boxes packed with materials to spark their STEM skills. Photo courtesy of the camp
Camp Invention Connect sends campers boxes packed with materials to spark their STEM skills. Photo courtesy of the camp

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 every 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.

Storytime at the National Gallery of Art
National Gallery of Art - 10:00 AM Pick
Montgomery County Agricultural Fair
Montgomery County Agricultural Center - various times Pick
Prince William County Fair
The Fairgrounds - various times Pick
Design Zone at the National Children's Museum
National Children’s Museum - various times Pick
Baseball: America's Home Run
National Postal Museum - 10:00 AM
Neighborhood Guides
Activity Guides