Day Camps

We have a variety of fun day camps for children ages five to 11.

March break drop-in

Drop by for some fun activities during March break. No registration required. The cost is only $5 per child and includes a tour of the Bell Homestead. Children must be with an adult and adults are free. Activities are available from 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

  • March 12 - Sounds Like Fun theme
  • March 13 – Inventive Minds theme
  • March 14 – Scots Like Us theme
  • March 15 – Boat and Planes theme

PA Day camps (five to 11 years)

We offer a variety of fun PA Day camp themes.

Up With Us

Learn about Alexander Graham Bell's work in flight

  • Date: Friday, April 12
  • Time: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Price: $30 ( if you have a museum membership you get a 25% discount)


Water, Water Everywhere

Learn about Alexander Graham Bell's love of water, find out about river water, rainwater, and seawater.

  • Date: Friday, June 7
  • Time: 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
  • Price: $30 ( if you have a museum membership you get a 25% discount)


Summer camps (five to seven years)

Alexander Graham Bell started the National Geographic Magazine to report on “the world and all that is in it.” Our August day camps will look at countries featured in the magazine with cooking, games, and art. You must pre-register. Register online.

Take a trip around the world with Alexander Graham Bell and his National Geographic magazine! Learn about a different destination each day through food, crafts and activities. Museum members receive 25% off. Children may be dropped off after 8:40 a.m. and must be picked up no later than 4:15 p.m. Kids can attend a full day or half day and should bring a peanut-free lunch and water bottle and proper outdoor clothing. Online registration is not available.

  • Dates: August 19 to 23 ( Ireland, Chile, Mongolia, Tahiti and Vietnam) and August 26 to 30 (Iceland, Bolivia, Egypt, Papua New Guinea, Kenya)
  • Time: 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. 
  • Price: Full day $30, half day $12.50 ( if you have a museum membership you get a 25% discount)