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Old Westbury Gardens Summer Camp Sessions

Coolest Camps Around

Registration is now open for the sixth year of our exciting Summer Camps! Space is limited, but spots are available for a week of outdoor fun for campers ages 6-9 & 10-13 years old. Each five day session is limited to just 20 campers and runs Mon- Fri from 9AM- 12PM ($165 members/ $185 non-members) Sign up your child today to sow some summer fun!

Summer Day CampLand Lovers Science Summer Session
Monday - Friday, July 9 - 13
9:00 am - 12:00 pm

This program, tailored for ages 6-9, allow
 young ecologists to unearth the secret science of the outdoors. Daily themes from insects to flowers to wildlife will inspire fun crafts, games, and hands-on activities to enhance each day's discoveries. $165 for members/$185 non-members.



Fresh Takes Natural Art Summer Session
Monday - Friday, July 16 - 20
9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Summer Day Camp This program, tailored for ages 6-9, focuses on the art making process as inspired by the natural world. Artists explore a variety of traditional and lesser known methods like drawing and painting, printmaking, mixed media, light power tools and more in an outdoor setting. Open to all levels of experience with an enthusiasm for art. $165 for members/$185 non-members.

Decade Detectives History Camp Summer Session
Monday - Friday, July 23 - 27
9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Summer Day CampThis program, tailored for ages 6-9, encourages campers to get clued in to history's mysteries! A week-long hunt leads gumshoes through evidence exploration to solve a Phipps family whodunit. Games, artifact discoveries and behind the scenes explorations bring the past to life over five investigative "yester"days.

Changemakers Future Museum Pros Session
Monday - Friday, July 30 - August 3*
9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Summer Day CampThis program, tailored for ages 10-13, invites junior visionaries to discover the inner workings of a museum and public garden. Go getters gain behind the scenes experience in hands-on activities with museum professionals in the fields of horticulture, preservation, operations and more. Dreams of future museum advocates are fostered in this exclusive week long opportunity. $165 for members/$185 non-members.

*Changemakers camp will be featured at the 2018 National Children & Youth Garden Symposium.


Summer Day Camp

Pre-Registration is required for all Summer Sessions.

To register, or for more information, contact Lisa Reichenberger, Director of Environmental Educator, by EMAIL or at (516) 333-0048 Ext. 338.