Region of Waterloo Museum Camps

Region of Waterloo Museums offer week-long summer day camps, march break camps and Professional Development Day camps throughout the year. Each site offers engaging hands on activities for campers of varying ages. Check back often for registration updates. Click the links to jump to camps at each site or scroll down to view all. 

Ken Seiling Waterloo Region Museum Camps

Schneider Haus National Historic Site Camps

Members

Are you a Region of Waterloo Museums member? Region of Waterloo Museums Member pricing save 10% off with code. Enter the code “memcode” into the discount field on Eventbrite and select "Apply" to get member pricing. Please note that your membership must be valid upon booking and on the event date, or access may be denied. Learn more about the benefits of membership.

Ken Seiling Waterloo Region Museum Camps

Register for one of our exciting camps. Made for ages 5 to 10, our engaging staff will keep campers busy with activities, games, crafts and more. Activities for our camps will take place indoors and outdoors, so please dress for the weather. Campers will need to bring their own lunch and two snacks. No refunds, exchanges considered on a case-by-case basis.

Region of Waterloo Museums Members save 10% off with code. Enter your membership code plus CAMP (ex. 12345678CAMP) into the discount field on Eventbrite and select "Apply" to get member pricing. Please note that your membership must be valid upon booking and on the event date, or access may be denied.

Location: Ken Seiling Waterloo Region Museum, 10 Huron Road Kitchener, ON N2P 2R7

kids laying on the grass with heads propped in hands
Summer Kick Off Camp - Ages 5 to 10

Dates: June 28
Times: Drop-off is between 8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. and pick-up is between 4:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Cost: $50 per child (no HST, plus Eventbrite fees)

Join us for an action-packed start to summer at the Ken Seiling Waterloo Region Museum! Each day will be a mix of outdoor play, games, experiments, crafts. Make friends, create memories, and have fun!
Activities will take place indoors and outdoors, so please dress for the weather. Campers will need to bring their own lunch and two snacks.

Kids looking at the exhibit
Curiosity Camp - Ages 5 to 10

Dates: July 8 - 12, July 22 - 26, August 5 - 9, August 19 - 23. Check out STEAM Camp for the odd-numbered weeks!
Times: Camps are five days in length and operate Monday to Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Drop-off is between 8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. and pick-up is between 4:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Cost: $290 per child per week (no HST, plus Eventbrite fees)

Welcome to Curiosity Camp at Ken Seiling Waterloo Region Museum! Explore the museum, play classic camp games, do experiments, engage with local history, make friends, and have FUN!
Activities will take place indoors and outdoors, so please dress for the weather. Campers will need to bring their own lunch and two snacks.

Kids jumping off statue in front of museum
STEAM camp - Ages 5 - 10

Dates: July 2 - 5 *four-day week - reduced price of $232 per child (no HST, plus Eventbrite fees)*, July 15 - 19, July 29 - August 2, August 12 - 16, August 26 - 30.
Check out Curiosity Camp for the even-numbered weeks!
Times: Camps are 5 days in length and operate Monday to Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Drop-off is between 8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. and pick-up is between 4:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Cost: $290 per child per week (no HST, plus Eventbrite fees)

Join us for STEAM – science, technology, engineering, art, and math - Camp! Explore the wonders of science and our new exhibit on artificial intelligence! Play with the past, present, and future of our world!
Activities will take place indoors and outdoors, so please dress for the weather. Campers need to bring a lunch and two snacks for each day.

Schneider Haus National Historic Site Camps

No one does camp like Schneider Haus. Join us for PD Day Camps and Summer Camps that feature a mix of indoor and outdoor play. No refunds, exchanges considered on a case-by-case basis.

Region of Waterloo Museums Members save 10% off with code WRMMEM. Enter the code into the discount field on Eventbrite and select "Apply" to get member pricing.

Location: Schneider Haus National Historic Site, 466 Queen St S, Kitchener, Ontario, N2G 1W7

May PD Day Camp: Ages 5 to 10

Date: May 31, 2024
Times: Drop off - 8:30 to 9:00 a.m. & Pick up – 4:00 to 4:30 p.m.
Cost: $50 per day per child

Join us at Schneider Haus for a day of engaging activities, with plenty of time outdoors, on May 31st! Programming provides a mix of free and structured play, allowing children to explore, create, build, dig, discover, and make new friends. Campers must bring a lunch and snacks. Food will not be provided. Please ensure your child is dressed for the unpredictable Spring weather!

Kids running in a wooded area
Summer Kickoff Camp: Ages 5 to 10

Date: June 28, 2024
Times: Drop off - 8:30 to 9:00 a.m. & Pick up – 4:00 to 4:30 p.m.
Cost: $50 per day per child

Looking for a fun way to start your kids' summer vacation? Look no further than Schneider Haus’s Summer kick off camp! Join us June 28th to ring in the beginning of summer vacation. Our day camp programming provides a mix of free and structured play allowing children to explore, bake, build, dig, discover, play and make new friends. This camp is for ages 5-10 with cohorts of up to 12. Campers much bring a lunch.

teacher holding seedlings up to kids at table
SOLD OUT - Camp Spark: Ages 5 to 7

Date: July 8-12, July 15-19, July 22-26, Aug 5-9, Aug 12-16, Aug 26-30
Times: Drop off - 8:30 to 9:00 a.m. & Pick up – 4:00 to 4:30 p.m.
Cost: $290 per week per child (plus Eventbrite fees)

Spark your child’s creativity and imagination with Schneider Haus’ Camp Spark! Our campers can expect activities like gardening, creating potions, wand making, painting and more! Programming provides a mix of free and structured play; allowing children to discover new interests, make new friends, get creative and play in a safe space! Campers must bring a lunch and snacks.

three children with magnifying glasses looking in the grass
SOLD OUT - History Mysteries: Ages 8 to 11

Date: July 29-Aug 2, Aug 19-23
Times: Drop off - 8:30 to 9:00 a.m. & Pick up – 4:00 to 4:30 p.m.
Cost: $290 per week per child (plus Eventbrite fees)

Calling all secret agents! Artifacts keep disappearing from our collection and it’s up to you to figure out where they are! Each day our campers will experience a top secret briefing on a missing artifact that they will locate by solving puzzles with their team! As our final challenge of the week, campers will have 1 hour to work together to solve our History Mysteries escape room and solve this case once and for all! In addition to puzzles and problem solving, campers will have the week to explore our historic site and participate in fun crafts like slime making, tie dye, clay sculpting and more! Campers must bring a lunch and snacks.

McDougall Cottage Historic Site Camps

Spend a fun day in our cozy cottage by the Grand. 
Location: McDougall Cottage Historic Site, 89 Grand Avenue South, Cambridge, ON N1S 2L7

No camps at this time.