History Camp 2018

Have your child come and join us at History Camp 2018!


Book your child’s place now! Week 2 Gold Fever! (July 16-20) is already sold out!

Old Sacramento History Camp is a day camp that provides a safe, fun, and educational experience.  Campers will take part in field trips to historic sites and museums in the Sacramento area, arts and crafts, games, and outdoor activities.  History Camp Directors create daily schedules that ensure there is never a dull moment at camp.


History Camp is for children in 1st -7th grade. Each session is based in Sacramento or California History, but also emphasizes a particular theme.



July 9  – 13: History Live!- Dramatic Arts Theme

Campers will spend the week rehearsing an original play, with a special performance for parents the last day of camp!  


July 16  – 20: Gold Fever!-  Gold Rush History Theme

Campers will discover California’s Gold Rush history through field trips, arts and crafts, and outdoor activities.


July 23  – 27: Dig It!- Social Sciences Theme

Campers will spend the week exploring different occupations related to history, and how they play out in Sacramento. 
This week is recommended for children 8 and above. 


Camp runs from 9am – 4pm, with an option for extended care. Price is $200 per week.

Registration is now underway. The only spaces still available are for weeks 1 & 3.

Sacramento History Museum members receive a discounted rate.  



Get a head start, and start filling out the 2018 Registration Packet.