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Escape to the Pyramids!

The Muttart Conservatory is an amazing place for young people to explore! Our day camps offer exciting opportunities for kids to connect with plants, nature, and more. Located in Edmonton’s beautiful River Valley, campers not only explore the pyramids indoors, but also play games and go on adventures outdoors. Home to plants from across the Earth, visiting the conservatory is like a little trip around the world.

We offer themed camps for several age ranges that will keep your child active and engaged with nature during the year!

Pre-Camp Registration Requirements

Prior to your child’s first day of camp, please print and fill out the camper information Daycamp Forms. Ensure that your camper is aware of the do's and dont's of camp.

If your child has medical concerns (for example, severe allergies), please also fill out the Medical & Epi-Pen Forms.

Remember to bring the completed forms with you when you drop off your child for his or her first day of camp.

Summer Day Camps

Bloomin' Art Camp

In this week-long camp, we'll explore the world of manga, comic book creation, sculpture and many other art mediums.The first half of every day will be led by a professional art instructor, followed by afternoons of games, nature walks and even a trip to the Art Gallery of Alberta. Let's conquer the world of creativity!

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

Click register to check availability and to register, or call 311.

Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
10-13 Jul 23 - Jul 27 9:00am - 4:00pm Muttart Conservatory General
$275.00
628387
Available Mar-14-2018
Instructor: introduced in class
Budding Artist Camp

In this inspiring camp, budding artists will discover the ''art'' in ''Muttart''! Campers will learn to sketch, draw and sculpt using plants from around the world as their inspiration! The first half of every day will be led by a professional art instructor, followed by afternoons of games, nature walks and even a trip to the Art Gallery of Alberta.

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

Click register to check availability and to register, or call 311.

Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
6-9 Jul 9 - Jul 13 9:00am - 4:00pm Muttart Conservatory General
$275.00
628385
Available Mar-14-2018
Instructor: introduced in class
6-9 Jul 16 - Jul 20 9:00am - 4:00pm Muttart Conservatory General
$275.00
628386
Available Mar-14-2018
Instructor: introduced in class
Culture Quest Camp

Food, shelter, clothing, and more -- campers will explore the many ways that plants and people are connected. We'll learn about cool plants from around the world in the pyramids, travel to the University of Alberta Botanic Garden to see their cultural gardens, and we'll have a special guest visit the camp to teach us dance moves from India!

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

Click register to check availability and to register, or call 311.

Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
7-10 Jul 3 - Jul 6 9:00am - 4:00pm Muttart Conservatory General
$180.00
628381
Available Mar-14-2018
Instructor: introduced in class
7-10 Aug 7 - Aug 10 9:00am - 4:00pm Muttart Conservatory General
$180.00
628382
Available Mar-14-2018
Instructor: introduced in class
Dino Safari Camp

Do you know a child who loves dinosaurs? Let them stomp like a Stegosaurus as they safari through the pyramids during this week-long camp full of dino-sized fun! Campers will take a Tyrannosaurus trip back in time when we go to Jurassic Forest Dinosaur Park along with tons of ''dino-rific'' activities in the pyramids and beyond!

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

Click register to check availability and to register, or call 311.

Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
5-8 Jul 23 - Jul 27 9:00am - 4:00pm Muttart Conservatory General
$210.00
628374
Available Mar-14-2018
Instructor: introduced in class
5-8 Aug 13 - Aug 17 9:00am - 4:00pm Muttart Conservatory General
$210.00
628375
Available Mar-14-2018
Instructor: introduced in class
Kinder-Gardeners Camp

There's a new adventure every morning in this charming camp for youngsters! We'll play games, taste fruit and explore the conservatory -- inside and out. Campers will use their ''green thumbs'' as they help take care of the outdoor garden, pot their very own plant and feed the compost worms. Campers will grow with us during this fun-filled, half-day camp!

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

Click register to check availability and to register, or call 311.

Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
4-5 Jul 3 - Jul 6 9:00am - Noon Muttart Conservatory General
$125.00
628370
Available Mar-14-2018
Instructor: introduced in class
4-5 Jul 16 - Jul 20 9:00am - Noon Muttart Conservatory General
$145.00
628371
Available Mar-14-2018
Instructor: introduced in class
4-5 Aug 7 - Aug 10 9:00am - Noon Muttart Conservatory General
$125.00
628372
Available Mar-14-2018
Instructor: introduced in class
4-5 Aug 20 - Aug 24 9:00am - Noon Muttart Conservatory General
$145.00
628373
Available Mar-14-2018
Instructor: introduced in class
Naturally Edmonton Camp

Campers will be introduced to some of the coolest places to experience nature in Edmonton! We'll travel to the old growth forest in Whitemud Ravine for a day of exploration, to the John Janzen Nature to study local flora & fauna, and to Northlands Urban Farm to see how people can grow food in the middle of the city!

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

Click register to check availability and to register, or call 311.

Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
10-13 Jul 30 - Aug 3 9:00am - 4:00pm Muttart Conservatory General
$210.00
628383
Available Mar-14-2018
Instructor: introduced in class
10-13 Aug 27 - Aug 31 9:00am - 4:00pm Muttart Conservatory General
$210.00
628384
Available Mar-14-2018
Instructor: introduced in class
Undercover Gardener Camp

A mystery is afoot at the conservatory and we're looking for detectives! Campers will hone their investigative skills as they follow clues and ultimately crack the case by the end of the week. Searching for evidence, we'll journey through the pyramids, surrounding River Valley trails and to the John Janzen Nature Centre to learn about animal tracking.

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

Click register to check availability and to register, or call 311.

Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
5-8 Jul 9 - Jul 13 9:00am - 4:00pm Muttart Conservatory General
$180.00
628376
Available Mar-14-2018
Instructor: introduced in class
5-8 Aug 20 - Aug 24 9:00am - 4:00pm Muttart Conservatory General
$180.00
628377
Available Mar-14-2018
Instructor: introduced in class
Urban Farmer Camp

Campers will discover gardening and farming through hands-on activities and exploration -- all without ''leaf-ing'' the city! We'll have a great ''thyme'' creating windowsill herb gardens and caring for the education garden. We'll journey to Northlands Urban Farm and John Walter Museum to get our hands dirty and do some cooking, making this a fun-filled camp that's hard to ''beet''!

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

Click register to check availability and to register, or call 311.

Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
6-9 Jul 30 - Aug 3 9:00am - 4:00pm Muttart Conservatory General
$210.00
628378
Available Mar-14-2018
Instructor: introduced in class
6-9 Aug 13 - Aug 17 9:00am - 4:00pm Muttart Conservatory General
$210.00
628379
Available Mar-14-2018
Instructor: introduced in class
6-9 Aug 27 - Aug 31 9:00am - 4:00pm Muttart Conservatory General
$210.00
628380
Available Mar-14-2018
Instructor: introduced in class

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Muttart Conservatory

9626 - 96A Street
Edmonton, AB
T6C 4L8
Telephone

311

If you are outside Edmonton call: 780-442-5311

Email muttartquestions@edmonton.ca
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