Early camp registration for our Contributor-level members is done using a lottery
registration system, where a date and time for registration will randomly be assigned
to each member who meets the eligibility requirements.
Review our Camp 101 guide to make registering and attending camp much easier!
Become a Smithsonian Associates member to save big and register early! Donors at the $300 level and above have priority registration.
Discover themes including the natural world, space, art, design, history, world cultures, and more!
One-of-a-kind opportunities to connect with the Smithsonian’s museums and research—and meet the people behind it all!
A diverse, creative, and experienced team of instructors design age-appropriate content that animates the Smithsonian, its history, and its collections.
Games, hands-on projects, and conversations with experts bring the Smithsonian to life for kids!