Coral Gables Museum exhibits and programs are made possible with the support of the Miami-Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs and the Cultural Affairs Council, the Miami-Dade County Mayor and Board of County Commissioners.
With the support of the City of Coral Gables.
Sponsored in part by the State of Florida, Department of State, Division of Cultural Affairs and the Florida Council on Arts and Culture.
City Trekker Camps
at the Coral Gables Museum
City Trekker Camps at CGM explore the City of Coral Gables through a variety of disciplines and take advantage of all the cultural destinations and activities that The City Beautiful and the Museum have to offer. Explore exhibits. Create arts & crafts. Venture on field trips. Discover art, architecture, design, history and more!
Camp activities run from 9am – 5pm for Kids ages 5 -10. Early drop-off and late pick-up is available for an additional fee. Registration Required.
City Trekker Summer Camp at the Coral Gables Museum offers 10 weeks of fun, educational activities for children ages 5-12. City Trekker Summer Camp explores the City of Coral Gables through a variety of disciplines and takes advantage of all the cultural destinations and activities that The City Beautiful and the Museum have to offer.
Through exhibits, special presentations, art activities and field trips campers will learn about art, architecture, design, history and more! Campers will also enjoy some splashin’ fun with trips to Venetian Pool every session!
The Coral Gables Museum provides a safe place to create, play and learn. Family and friends are invited to join us every Friday at 4pm for Friday Finales, special presentations featuring creative projects and accomplishments from the campers’ week-long adventures.
Campers will be grouped according to age. Caps, field trip fees and Friday pizza lunch are included in the registration fee.
Camp will take place Monday through Friday, from 9am to 5pm. Early drop-off and late pick-up is available for an additional fee. Early Bird, Member and Sibling discounts available.
Session Themes and Dates:
June 8 - 19, 2015
Get your passports ready! City Trekkers are traveling to our Sister Cities! The itinerary includes dancing, singing, drum playing, capoeira, yoga and much more! In the midst of exploring these vibrant cultures, Campers will learn new languages, compare styles of architecture, and design their own Cultural Center. Don’t miss out on this exciting start to the Summer!
June 22 - July 3, 2015
Dig into the past with Coral Gables Museum’s City Trekkers. Explore our historic city, learn excavation techniques, meet an archaeologist, visit a real archaeological site and join in on a mock dig.
July 6-10, 2015
Summer Express –
Planes, Trains, and Automobiles
July 13 - 24, 2015
Trains, Planes and Automobiles, oh my! Discover the evolution of transportation in Coral Gables and throughout the world! Visit the Gold Coast Railroad museum, meet a pilot, and design your own transportation of the future!
July 27 - Aug. 7, 2015
It’s easy being Green! Design your own sustainable city, build a native garden, and learn about sustainable urban planning in the heart of Coral Gables. Explore how your community can be green.
Into the Wild –
Land and Sea
August 10 - 21, 2015
Take a walk on the wild side with Coral Gables Museum! In our final session of the season, City Trekkers will design their own Zoo and Seaquarium, learn about our diverse wildlife, visit our local Zoos, and splash around in our beaches!
Members (Family): $450/session
Become a Family Member
Save on tuition by becoming a Museum Family Member. Just add your $80 membership fee to your total on this camp registration form.
Sibling Discount Policy
First child pays full tuition. Each additional sibling receives $20 off each session.
Extended Day A.M. (8:00 a.m. - 8:45 a.m.) is available for an additional $10 per day per child. Extended Day P.M. (5:15 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.) is available for an additional $10 per day per child
*Regular drop-off time is 8:45 a.m. - 9:15 a.m.
Regular pick-up time is 4:45 p.m. - 5:15 p.m.
If you would like to sponsor a child for camp, contact Museum Director, Christine
Rupp at firstname.lastname@example.org or
Volunteers interested in participating in educational programs that serve children, such as One-Day Camps, Spring Camp and City Trekker Summer Camp, must complete a Volunteer Application and make an appointment to meet with School and Family Programs Manager, Dianely Cabrera, prior to volunteering for those activities for the first time. Call (305) 603-8067 or email email@example.com.
Please visit our Volunteer Page to complete an application and learn more about volunteering with us.
Here's a look at our Campers from our City Trekker Summer Camp of 2014!
Here's a look at our Campers from our City Trekker Summer Camp of 2013!
Here's a look at our Campers from our City Trekker Summer Camp of 2012!
Here's a look at our Campers from our City Trekker Summer Camp of 2011!