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Dive into a summer of timeless fun at the BK House Museum’s “Making History: An Arts and Crafts Summer Camp!” Nestled in the heart of the French Quarter, this unforgettable summer camp is the perfect place for kids to spark their creativity, make new friends, and have a blast while soaking up the lively spirit of New Orleans.

Why Your Kids Will Love “Making History” Summer Camp:

  • Daily Adventures: Every day’s a new discovery with trips to amazing places like the lively Congo Square, the intriguing Pharmacy Museum, and the legendary Jazz Museum, fueling your child’s imagination.
  • Cool Crafts: Post-adventure, it’s all about getting those hands messy! From making soothing herbal salves to crafting their very own jazz instruments, your kids will create awesome artifacts they’ll be thrilled to show off.
  • Cultural Celebrations: Your child will experience our local culture, savor the art of praline making, and emerge as vibrant storytellers of New Orleans’ culture.
  • Fun-Filled Learning: Our dynamic docents make history a blast, leading kids through activities that spark joy and laughter while they learn and create.
  • Lasting Memories: They’ll capture all the fun moments in a special time traveler’s notebook, making every page a treasure trove of their summer adventures.

Set in the historic BK House Museum, this camp is more than just a summer activity; it’s a passport to the past where every day is a joyous celebration of New Orleans’ heritage.

Spaces Fill Up Fast! Get in on the fun and secure your child’s spot for a summer they’ll never forget. For more information on camp dates, daily activities contact Nia DeCoux at

Experience a Summer Camp Like No Other where your kids will laugh, learn, and leap into history! 🎉🎨🎺

Camp Quick Facts:

  • Ages Welcome: 8-12
  • Three Session Offered:
    • Session 1: June 24-28
    • Session 2: July 1-5
    • Session 3: July 15-19
  • Camp Hours: 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM daily
  • Extended Fun:
    • Before Care: Opens at 8:30 AM
    • After Care: Closes at 4:00 PM
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