Find a camp in Manhattan with travel and day trip options.
For young adventurers, many camps in Manhattan offer travel and day trip opportunities to locations such as sporting events, amusement parks, beaches, indoor play spaces, parks, bowling alleys, arcades, museums, planetariums, aquariums, and zoos in the area. Some summer camps even offer travel-specific programs in which kids go on a multi-day adventure with counselors! We compiled a list of summer camps in Manhattan that offer travel and day trip opportunities for campers, including camps located in Upper East Side, Battery Park City, Downtown Manhattan, Greenwich Village, Lower East Side, Nomad, and Upper West Side.
Abrons Arts Center
466 Grand St., Lower East Side
This playful environment blends artistic skill building alongside professional artist educators, outdoor garden and park recreational time, weekly water activities, and field trip excursions to internationally acclaimed cultural hubs. Watch confidence and critical thinking develop during Friday open studios.
Asphalt Green Day Camp
555 E. 90th St., Upper East Side and 212 North End Ave., Battery Park City
More field trips, more adventure, more fun! Weekly field trips are in store for campers in every division, and they are transported to their destinations in air-conditioned school buses. Senior Camp gets a special treat with four overnight adventures throughout the summer!
Baruch College Summer Camp (BCSC)
55 Lexington Ave., Kips Bay
Please see our website for information: http://athletics.baruch.cuny.edu/sports/2006/1/9/SummerCamp.aspx or visit an upcoming Open House Event: Friday, April 20, 5:30pm to 7pm Monday, May 21, 5:30pm to 7pm
Camp Henry at Henry Street Settlement
301 Henry St., Lower East Side
Day trips will be taken weekly to an historic or iconic site in each of NYC's five boroughs, as part of the Urban Explorers theme. Visits will also be made to Ellis Island and the Statue of Liberty.
Summer address: 48 Pocono Springs Way, East Stroudsburg, PA; Winter address: 247 W. 37th St., 5th Floor, Midtown West
Day trips are planned for various exciting activities, such as horseback riding, and other local attractions. Learn more at CampSAY.org
Center for Architecture
536 LaGuardia Place, Greenwich Village
Field trips to various locations around NYC are an integral part of our learning and design process. Students use real world examples of architecture to inspire their own designs.
100 Washington St., Downtown Manhattan
China Institute is NYC’s leading school of Chinese Studies and offers a fun and immersive Day Camp tailored to student’s age and abilities. In addition to Language instruction, a variety of activities are offered including Day Trips.
Dwight Summer Camp
2116 First Ave., Upper East Side
Adventure, Explorer, and Sports campers go on trips at least once per week. Discovery campers have mini local trips. All enjoy the fun!
Ecole Internationale de New York
206 Fifth Ave., Nomad
Children will benefit from our location, which is in the middle of the Flatiron District and near Madison Square Park where campers will go frequently to play.
Future Stars Summer Camps
735 Anderson Hill Road, Purchase
Future Stars Adventure Camp is an exciting program, incorporating both on campus, and off campus activities. The program is modeled on the popular Adventure Education programs that are being featured more frequently in school curriculums across the country. Activities include: hiking, mountain biking, kayaking, surfing, ropes courses and more!
Joan's Summer Art Camp
55 Bethune St., C322
Museums; cultural institutions such as the aquarium, zoo, gallery shows; nature walks outside the city. Students will draw and/or photograph inspiring subjects for later art work.
524 W. 59th St., Upper West Side
The camp will go on weekly trips to sport specific venues and creative events. Participants will have the opportunity to explore new activities and sight see in the city.
1535 Broadway, Midtown
Modeling Camp invites all girls to come 'discover the model in you' this summer! Experience the world of fashion with photo shoots, runway shows, fashion and style! Meet with stars from America's Next Top Model! Featured on GMA and NBC NY, this is the ideal camp for all fashionistas!
MWS Student Camps
131 Bloor Street W., Suites 200 and 226, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Residential and Day Camp option for Jr (7 to 10), Inters (11 to 13) and Seniors (14 to 17). Program includes language study, age specific excursions (daily) and camp activities. Full day trips to Québec City, Ottawa and more.
Pusteblume International Preschool
244 W. 14th St., Greenwich Village
It's a big world out there and we are exploring it one day trip at a time. These outings are a wonderful way to learn and meet community helpers, the city and nature around us.
122 W. 27th St,. 12th Floor
During the summer we will be doing fun workshops around the city for children 5+. Short Trips: Museum, Zoo, Aquarium and Theater.
Summer STEM Programs at the New York Academy of Sciences
7 World Trade Center, 250 Greenwich St., Tribeca
During our programs "Explore New York" and "STEM in New York," kids will take field trips to some of NYC’s most iconic buildings, parks, and landmarks, learn the engineering practices that led to these architectural marvels, and see how various wildlife thrives in NYC parks.
The Montessori School of New York International
347 E. 55th St., Sutton Place
Weekly field trips to the many world famous cultural destinations New York City has to offer! Besides these, there are also sports related trips like ice skating, bowling, etc....