The Best Washington D.C. Summer Camps for Kids

Our nation's capital is home to numerous world-class museums, diverse cultural resources and iconic outdoor spaces, and for families lucky enough to live nearby, there's a host of summer camps that take advantage of these attractions. Kids can spend their summer weeks immersing themselves in daily cultural activities, fine tuning their sports skills, learning more about the arts or even experiencing a nature-based camp in the nearby Shenandoah mountains.

No matter your child's interest, you can find the perfect camp for them in the Washington D.C. area.

Need more info before sending your kid off? Check out our Parent's Guide to Summer Camp.

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Beth Swanson

Beth Swanson is a freelance writer and physical therapist in Washington State. She writes about parenting, active family life, health, and technology, and how those topics often relate to one other. Follow her on Twitter @write4chocolate.
Beth Swanson is a freelance writer and physical therapist in Washington State. She writes about parenting, active family life, health, and technology, and how those topics often relate to one other. Follow her on Twitter @write4chocolate.

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