Summer Camps

An Educational Experience Your Child Will Never Forget

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Summer Camp 2021 | July 19 – July 23
$300.00 Add to cart
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Summer Camp 2021 | July 12 – July 16
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Summer camp Philadelphia Butterfly Pavilion
Summer Camp 2021 | August 9 – August 13
$300.00 Add to cart
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Summer Camp 2021 | August 2 – August 6
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Your kids will remember the Philadelphia Insectarium and Butterfly Pavilion’s Summer Camp 2021 for the rest of their lives!

Campers will experience some of the world’s most exotic creatures. From educational animal encounters, to scientific demonstrations, to backyard ecological explorations and much more, kids will leave with an appreciation for the natural world that they will build on for years to come.

See more about camp in this great video:

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The Details

The programs are designed for ages 6-13. If your child is not within this range but you are interested in signing them up, please contact us for special circumstances.

Each session includes a week full of activities. Every morning, campers will interact with the camp director, with a focus on creatures from the our collection, demonstrations, and conversation time. 

Every day offer a unique experience for kids to get hands on with exotic animals and get a deeper understanding of the life found in their own backyards! 

Your Child Will Learn:

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– Insect Life Cycles
– Insect Anatomy
– Arachnid Anatomy

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– Taxonomy
– Adaptations
– Animal Safety (poisonous & venomous animals)

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– Plants & Pollination
– Monarchs & Milkweed
– Beneficial vs. Pest Insects

Your Child Will Gain:

Over the course of the week, each camper will also complete the Junior Entomologist Program and earn a free annual membership pass for the following year.

This is all in addition to the memories they will make and their developed environmental knowledge, strategic thinking, and ability to handle animals/insects safely. 

Scenes From Last Year’s Camp

Camp Registration

insectarium summer camp
Summer Camp 2021 | July 19 – July 23
$300.00 Add to cart
summer camp at the insectarium
Summer Camp 2021 | July 12 – July 16
$300.00 Add to cart
Summer camp Philadelphia Butterfly Pavilion
Summer Camp 2021 | August 9 – August 13
$300.00 Add to cart
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Summer Camp 2021 | August 2 – August 6
$300.00 Add to cart

Summer Camp Refund Policy: Cancellations more than 14 days before session start date will receive refund.