Give your child a summer of adventure and discovery at Atlanta’s science and nature experience!
Fernbank’s Summer Camps consist of week-long sessions for ages 5 – 13. Fernbank educators guide campers on explorations of the scientific world through a variety of hands-on experiences.
Registration: Opens February 3 at 10am for members and February 10 at 10am for non-members. Registration is available on a first-come, first-served basis and space sells out quickly.
Cost: Week-long camps are $300 for members; $350 for non-members.
Hours: Camp runs daily 9am to 4pm. Drop off runs 7:45am – 9am and pick up runs 4pm – 4:15pm.
AfterCare: AfterCare runs from 4pm – 5:30pm and costs $15 per day or $60 for the week. Only full-week AfterCare registration is available online. Partial-week AfterCare registration will be available on-site during the week of camp.
Cancellation policy: After May 22, 2020, no refunds will be issued. Exceptions may be made for documented medical reasons. A $50 non-refundable administrative fee will be charged for all cancellations.
Day Camps (ages 5 – 7 and ages 8 – 10):
Day Camps include games, activities, and crafts centered around the theme of each day, and the themes repeat each week. Examples for 2020 include:
Activities may be subject to change without notice.
You must select a week that corresponds with your camper’s age (must be within this age range by the first day of camp):
Ages 5 – 7
June 1 – 5 SOLD OUT
June 8 – 12 SOLD OUT
June 15 – 19 SOLD OUT
June 29 – July 3 SOLD OUT
July 6 – 10 SOLD OUT
July 13 – 17 SOLD OUT
July 20 – 24 SOLD OUT
Ranger Camps (Ages 11 – 13):
Ranger Camps explores forest ecosystems, biodiversity, and native plants and animals in Fernbank Forest. This outdoor camp features hands-on activities including mapping and orienteering, water quality testing, and forest species surveys.
Contact the Education Department at SummerCamps@FernbankMuseum.org or 404.929.6327/6341 for more information.