Get an introduction to architecture basics by exploring buildings, bridges and iconic structures along the Chicago River. Campers ages 8-10 will enjoy walking tours, sketching exercises and model building.
CAC summer camps give students unique opportunities to explore the built environment and learn firsthand why design matters. All camps require teamwork, creative problem-solving and visual thinking. Under the guidance of professional designers and experienced educators, campers will share and present their ideas, build self-confidence and develop their communication skills. All camps include walking tours to view architecture, team design challenges and model making with technology and art materials.
- This Architecture Camp is designed for ages 8-10 and runs Monday through Friday, June 29 to July 3 or Monday through Friday, July 6-10 from 9am-3:30pm each day.
- All campers will go outside daily and should wear comfortable clothes appropriate for doing arts and crafts.
- Campers must bring their own snack, lunch and water bottle.
- The CAC member price applies to those at the Friends & Family membership and above.
For more information about our camp schedule, pick-up and drop-off, policies and required forms, see our Summer Camps Information page