Summer Extension

Canceled for 2020

Summer Extension Camps

The Chicago Botanic Garden offers day camps at the beginning and end of summer break. During the week of June 8 – 12, register by day for two different camps. During the week of August 10 – 14, we offer one camp. Your child can explore the Garden with nature and plant investigations, science and art activities, and outdoor discoveries all summer long! Each camp is led by highly qualified staff, and our day camps are accredited by the American Camping Association.

Emergency/Health History
Camp CBG is partnering with Once your registration is complete, you will receive an email from

Refund and Cancellation Policy

Camp Guidelines

Attire: Dress for the weather; we will be outdoors daily, but most of the time will be spent indoors.
What to Bring: Pack a water bottle and a nut-free snack daily. Full day campers need to pack a nut-free lunch that does not require refrigeration.
We also offer supervised before and after camp care, as well as lunch.