Summer Art Camp

A summer art camp that nurtures seeing, exploration, and creativity for young people ages 4-15 in PAFA's historic Cast Hall

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“Kids who value differences in their neighbors will build a future for everybody”

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Weekly sessions running June 25 through August 10

New For 2018: Multi-Week Discounts and a Bilingual English-Spanish Camp


Summer Art Camp sessions take place in PAFA’s Historic Cast Hall from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. for one week sessions.

The daily schedule includes:

  • 1 morning art session
  • 1 Snack break
  • Lunch in Lenfest Plaza (brought by each camper)
  • 1 afternoon art session

Drop off is from 8:30 to 9:00 a.m. each day. After-camp sessions are available for an additional fee from 3:00 - 5:30 p.m.

2018 Camp Pricing & Registration

ProgramTuitionPAFA Members
Camp$330 / week$280 / week
After Camp$130 / week
$30 / day

Must have a Family level membership to qualify for discounted rate.

We accept all major credit cards. Additionally, we can accept payment and payment plans by telephone.

New for 2018: Multi-Week Discounts Available

Get a discount when you sign up for multiple weeks!

  • Register for 3 weeks, take $20 off per week
  • Register for 4 weeks, take $25 off per week
  • Register for 5 weeks, take $30 off per week

Important Forms and Documents

The scholarship application deadline for PAFA's 2018 Summer Camps has passed. If you need to set up a payment plan for this years camp, contact us.

Camp Registration FormParent-Guardian Orientation Guide
Health & Transportation Forms 

All forms are in PDF format.

Camp Refund Policy

Refunds for cancellations prior to May 15th will be assessed a 20% processing fee of the total tuition payment. There will be no cancellation refunds given after the first week of the class, unless:

  • There is a waiting list for the camp and someone is willing to take your campers spot in the class, you may be eligible for a full refund.
  • A student who becomes ill or injured during the week of their camp may receive a prorated refund as determined by the Assistant Director of Museum Education with proper documentation by a physician.
  • Refunds will be granted for reasons of illness, injury (a doctor’s certification may be requested) or death in the immediate family.

Additional Refund Information

  • Refunds will not be granted for scheduling conflicts or no-shows.
  • Refunds will not be granted to students who leave the class by their own choice.
  • Campers may transfer to an alternate class session, if space permits, without penalty.
  • Refunds will be made to the individual who made the original payment.