All programs are now Sold Out. To be placed on a waitlist, please call 617-973-0250.

 

 

Harbor Discoveries is an interactive marine and environmental science program that incorporates traditional camp activities. Programs include behind–the-scenes activities in Aquarium galleries, excursions to Boston Harbor Islands, daily field trips to North Shore and South Shore habitats and an overnight experience. Nature serves as our outdoor classroom as we travel to explore aquatic environments. For more information about Harbor Discoveries Camp, please see Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs).

General Information

Camps by Age Level

Junior Programs (entering Grades 4 – 5)

Camp is held Monday - Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m and from Thursday at 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday. No extended hours available.


Senior Programs (entering Grades 6 – 7)

Camp is held Monday - Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m and from Thursday at 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday. No extended hours available.

 

Advanced Programs (one week, entering Grades 8 – 9; two weeks, entering Grades 8 – 10)

One-week programs are comprised of a day camp with a Thursday night overnight camping trip. Camp is held Monday - Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m and from Thursday at 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday. Two-week programs feature a four-night overnight trip for the second week. See individual program details for more information. No extended hours available.

 


"The type of activities were very different from what other camps offered including the opportunity to learn about the commercial fishing industry, as well as some hands-on science." – Jonette, Junior Camper Parent


 

More Information

Deadlines

Scholarship applications are due March 5, 2014.

Contact Information

For general information please call the camp office at 617-973-0250 or 617-226-2243, or email at harbordiscoveries@neaq.org.

Harbor Discoveries camp complies with regulations of Massachusetts Department of Public Health and is licensed by the board of health.