2020 History Camp

As of April 3, History Camp is still planning on continuing as planned. As we take the advice of city officials and the CDC we will update our camp offerings and let our participants know immediately. Thank you for your understanding!

General Camp Information:

  • Old Sacramento History Camp is held in Old Sacramento. It is located in the Sacramento History Museum’s Living History Center, located across from the museum on Firehouse Alley.
  • Children will visit Old Sacramento museums, state historic parks, and local historic sites during their camp stay. Each week contains different field trips, activities and crafts.

Themes are as follows:

  • June 22-26, HISTORY ALIVE! Campers will learn about the years leading up to the discovery of gold and how it led to California becoming a state through melodrama and field trips. For campers ages 6-13.
  • July 6-10, HISTORY MYSTERY! Campers will uncover clues and solve Sacramento mysteries using 19th century detective skills. For campers ages 10-13.
  • July 13-17, LIFE LONG AGO A fun interactive camp designed for kids to experience what life was like for people who lived in the 1800’s. For campers ages 10-13.
  • July 27-31, HISTORY MYSTERY! Campers will uncover important clues from Sacramento’s past and solve mysteries using 19th century skills. For campers ages 6-9.
  • August 3-7, LIFE LONG AGO A fun interactive camp designed for kids to experience what life was like for people who lived in the 1800’s. For campers ages 6-9.

 

BUNDLE WEEKS AND SAVE!  Interested in signing your child up for more than one week of camp? Give us a call at (916)808-7059 to sign up and save for more than one week of camp! Any combination of weeks is possible.

Parents/Guardians must sign their children in and out of camp daily. If you arrange for another person to drop off or pick up your child, you must fill out the Release Authorization Form for drop-off and pick-up for each person being authorized to perform this duty.

Registration packets must be completed and submitted for each child/camper prior to the first day of camp, including any food and animal allergies and all medical needs.

Welcome packets will be sent out one month prior to camp and will include a daily itinerary, map, and information on field trips, lunches, clothing requirements, etc.

Become a Sacramento History Museum Member for only $60 and save on camps!

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Early Bird Registration Deadline: April 30, 2020

(must be registered by 4:30pm April 30)
$180 for members, $225 for non-members
Bundle 2 weeks: $350 for members, $425 for non-members

Please note, your registration will not be complete
until payment is processed. Click button below to proceed to the
payment page to complete your registration.

Regular Registration: After May 1st, 2020

$225 for members, $265 for non-members
Bundle 2 weeks: $425 for members, $500 for non-members

Extended Care Options

We offer extended care from 8:00am-9:00am and 4:00pm-5:30pm. The cost is $30 per day or $125 per week. Extended care may be added now or at a later date after the camper is registered.

Registering for Camp

  1. Complete and print the attached packet for EACH child that will be attending. Completed packets must be received prior to the first day of camp for a child/camper to be registered.
  2. Be sure to select a camp session. If you would like to enroll your child in multiple sessions, please mark each one.
  3. Registration will not be complete until payment has been received. Payments may be made online, in person, or over the phone.
  4. To register online visit sachistorymuseum.org
  5. To register by phone please call the Museum front desk at (916)808-7059 and have a credit card ready. The entire payment must be made at time of registration.
  6. Return this completed packet for each child to svoskuil-starcevich@sachistorymuseum.org or mail to:

Sacramento History Museum
Attn: History Camp
101 I Street
Sacramento, CA 95814

Questions? Please contact Susan Voskuil-Starcevich at svoskuil-starcevich@sachistorymuseum.org

 

Limited scholarships available for campers each week! Scholarships still available for weeks 2, 3, 4, and 5 of camp! Please fill out the attached scholarship form or call Susan at svoskuil-starcevich@sachistorymuseum.org or (916)808-4980 to learn more!

 

Please note, your registration will not be complete
until payment is processed. Click button below to proceed to the
payment page to complete your registration.

 

 

 

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