Please note: all star shows will be canceled on Friday, October 18 due to a private event. Thank you.


July 8


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610.371.5850 x258


Keep your child learning while having fun this summer!

Each week of camp features different activities including art, science, history, and more! Camp is for students entering grades 1 – 6 and is from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Monday – Friday. Campers must bring their own lunch and snack. Advanced registration required. For questions please contact Rebeka Birch at 610.371.5850 x258 or email Registration information is at the bottom of this page.

See below for all our camps!

Museum Discovery Camp

July 8 – 12 |  EEK Real Monsters!

Discover all about the real life “monsters” that exist in our world today, in our history, and even some that are more legend than reality!

July 15 – 19 | Grooving through the Galaxy

Go on a galactic adventure as we groove our way through outer space!

SOLD OUT! — July 22 – 26 | Bang, Pop, Fizz

Grab your cauldron and join us for a week full of concocting popping potions, fizzing fun and banging bubbling beakers!

July 29 – August 2 | Art Extravengza

Put on your creativity beret and join us for a week of imaginative discovery as we delve into everything art!

August 5 – August 9 | Raiders of the Lost Artifact

Go on an expedition around the Museum to discover some of the lost artifacts of our collection in this whirlwind week around a world of adventure.

August 12 – August 16 | Light IT, Move IT, Make IT

Spend the week discovering how to engineer ITems including everything from Rube Goldberg machines to robots; learn how to make them move and even design them to light up!

August 19 – August 23 | Outdoor Explorers

Get into the great outdoors and explore all the amazing things that nature has to offer. Be prepared for some fantastic adventures!

August 26 – August 30 | Tinker Tots *** This weeks camp is only for preschoolers 

This week your tots will be able to tinker with everything from robots to Permian reptiles!


Pre-school Camp - August 26 – 30

Big kids don’t get to have all the fun at RPM.  This special Museum camp is designed for little learners!  Museum Discovery Camp for Preschoolers is for children ages 3-6 who are potty trained, and is from 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. Monday – Friday.  Campers must bring their own snack. 


Before and After Mini Camps

Before and after mini camps available with drop off beginning at 8 a.m. and pick up ending at 5 p.m. No mini camps on Friday Afternoons. Advance registration required.

Pricing: Morning $10 (per camper, per day); Afternoon $10 (Per camper, per day). Advance registration required.



To register please download and fill out this form with payment and return it to Rebeka through email or mail. For questions contact Rebeka Birch at 

Payment with completed forms can be mailed to:

Reading Public Museum
ATTN: Summer Camp
500 Museum Road
Reading, PA 19611

OR Emailed to 

Rebeka Birch at 


PRICING FOR CAMPS (per camper, per week)

Museum Discovery Camp

Membership Early Bird - $150 Registration opens March 1 - April 30
General Public Early Bird Registration - $180 opens April 1 - April 30
Member full price - $175 registration begins May 1
Non- Member Full Price- $200 registration begins May 1

Mini Camps
Morning $10; Afternoon $10 

Preschool Camps
Membership Early Bird - $80 Registration opens March 1 - April 30  
General Public Early Bird Registration - $95 opens April 1 - April 30
Member full price - $90 registration begins May 1
Non-Member Full Price- $100 registration begins May 1 


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