5 themed camps for Spring Break 2023

Spring into science, history, the great outdoors, and more.

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The Kentucky Science Center offers pay-by-day camps all week long.

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Jefferson County Schools will be on Spring Break Monday, April 3-Friday, April 7 and while the kiddos might be getting some off time, maybe you’re still on the clock or just want some time to yourself. Check out these five, themed Spring Break camps to keep the kids entertained while you do you.

🥾 Bernheim Forest | Pre-K-Grade 8

When: Monday, April 3-Friday, April 7, 9 a.m-3:30 p.m.
Cost: $50-$60 per day

Explore a different theme each day at this arboretum including plants, birds, giants and faeries, art, and hiking.

🧪 Kentucky Science Center | Pre-K-Grade 5

When: Friday, March 31-Friday, April 7, 8 a.m-5 p.m.
Cost: $70-$80 per day

Each day includes science experiments, as well as time to explore the museum’s exhibits and camp games.

📖 Frazier History Museum | Kindergarten-Grade 6

When: Tuesday, April 4 + Wednesday, April 5, 9 a.m-4 p.m.
Cost: $55-$60 per day

Campers will learn about some of the museum’s favorite historical stories, like tales of Marie Antoinette’s fake farming village and the Australian Emu War.

🎨 Louisville Visual Art | Ages 7-17

When: Monday, April 3-Friday, April 7, 9 a.m-4 p.m.
Cost: $245 for the week

Choose between seven different art-themed camps based on age like digital photography, comic art, painting, and stop motion animation.

🐅 Louisville Zoo | Ages 6-9

When: Monday, April 3-Friday, April 7, 8:30 a.m-5 p.m.
Cost: $350-$375

Discover the colors of nature and learn how animals use camouflage tactics to hide from predators.

Pro tip: Check out the Louisville Free Public Library’s 100+ free programs over Spring Break — like scavenger hunts, an April Fool’s dance party, and puppet theater.