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Summer Camp 2022 (SOLD OUT) 

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The Cincinnati Art Museum is the place for summer fun and creativity. Jump into art with eight weeks of exciting projects, gallery games, and more! Explore a different theme each week with activities taught by skilled museum educators. Designed for children ages 6–12. Convenient before- and after-care is available.


Registration begins February 1 at 11 a.m.

Register online or call (513) 721-ARTS. If you are registering for multiple weeks, we recommend registering over the phone.

Summer Camp will follow any CDC and Ohio guidelines for COVID-19 prevention. This may include mask-wearing, vaccination, or other precautions. We will notify parents of specific precautions once those guidelines are released.


Registration Information

Weekly camp cost:

Members: $220 per child
General public: $265 per child

Before- and after-care:

$50 per child (includes both before- and after-care for 1 week).

Before- and after-care does not need to be purchased at the same time you register for camp and can be added later.


Refunds are guaranteed until May 2. After this date, refunds will be determined on a case-by-case basis. Please email [email protected] to process your refund.


Camp hours:

9 a.m.–4 p.m.
Before-care: 8–9 a.m.
After-care: 4–5:30 p.m.


Register for Summer Camp 2022

Earth Encounters (SOLD OUT)

June 13–17 
Explore the natural world and make art in the beautiful grounds of the museum. Go on hikes, visit Art Climb, sketch from nature, and even use flowers and plants to create brushes and materials. This week might be difficult for children with mobility issues.

Register for Earth Encounters Register for Earth Encounters before- and after-care


Make It Mini (SOLD OUT)

June 20–24
Less is more in this week dedicated to all types of miniature art. Make mini food, tiny paintings, model rooms, and more.

Register for Make It Mini Register for Make It Mini before- and after-care


Paint Party (SOLD OUT)

June 27–July 1
Pop open a tube of paint and join the party! From the Renaissance to Rothko, we’re going to celebrate all types of paintings and get messy as we make masterpieces of our own.

Register for Paint Party Register for Paint Party before- and after-care


Inspiration and Imagination (SOLD OUT)

July 11–15
Spread good vibes through creativity and generosity and learn how art can be a form of self-care and self-expression.

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Geek Out (SOLD OUT)

July 18–22
Explore fantasy worlds, visit other planets, or become a superhero in this week designed for the "super-fan" inside us all. You will discover the artistic inspirations for video games, comics, movies, and more.

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Decorate It (SOLD OUT)

July 25–29
Make your space beautiful as you discover the world of decorative arts. Create fun patterns, decorations, and objects that will make your bedroom uniquely yours!

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Art Lab (SOLD OUT)

August 1–5
Art and science meet in this week that will have you using both your left and right brain. Experiment with color, create kinetic art, and learn how museum conservators use science every day.

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Creepy Creations (SOLD OUT)

August 8–12
Get ready for a wonderfully weird week as we look at all things creepy and creative. Take a ghost tour and meet the mummies and monsters of the museum before making your own wacky work.

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To request accessibility accommodations, please email [email protected] at least two weeks before the event.

For additional questions contact [email protected]