Summer Docent Camp at the Belmont Mansion!

Date: 
June 19, 2013

The historic Belmont Mansion and Underground Railroad Museum is having a summer camp for children ages 10-18 years old with an interest in African American history.

Campers will:

  •    Learn to Conduct Museum Tours as a trained Docent
  •    Learn the History of the Peters Family Colonial Home (Belmont Mansion)
  •    Learn about the Underground Railroad
  •    Learn the Timeless Art of Quilting
  •    Learn to do Urban Archaeology
  •    Learn Gardening via participation in the Let's Move Obama Garden
  •   Visit to the National Archives each session

The Summer Docent Camp offers three two-week sessions from Monday-Thursday, 9am-3pm. Each session is $50 per week! Session I will begin on July 15th!

Click here for an application! Applications must be completed and emailed to bthorn1653@aol.com or sent to 2000 Belmont Mansion Drive, Philadelphia, PA 19131 no later than June 30th, 2013! For more information call 215-878-8844 or visit www.belmontmansion.org