fort summer art camp

Save the dates for our popular camps! Registration begins in March.

  • June 30- July 2, 2020 – Kit Camp (6-8 yrs) 9 am- 12 pm
  • July 13-17, 2020 – Camp Fort Nisqually (12-14 years) 9 am – 4 pm
  • July 28-31, 2020 – History Through the Arts Camp (9-11 yrs) 9 am-2 pm

All camps take place at Fort Nisqually Living History Museum.

Fort Nisqually Foundation Members receive a 10% discount for Fort Nisqually Camps and Classes. Call (253) 404-3970 for discount.

Upcoming Activities

Kit Camp

Jun 30, 2020 - Jul 2, 2020
Tue 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Wed 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Thu 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Fort Nisqually
Named after the young beavers (kits) important to the fur trade, this camp brings the past to life with stories, songs, crafts and games. Campers touch, hear, smell and taste…

Camp Fort Nisqually

Jul 13-17, 2020
Mon 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tue 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wed 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thu 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Fri 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Fort Nisqually
Discover what life was like at Puget Sound’s first trading post. With an in-depth look at the people and events that shaped the Fort’s history, you’ll learn…

History Through the Arts Camps

Jul 28-31, 2020
Tue 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wed 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thu 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Fri 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Fort Nisqually
Travel back to the 1850s, learning crafts, activities, music and games associated with the many different cultures that were part of Fort Nisqually. Snacks and Friday lunch ar…