Credit: Hill House

Detailed Information

Children aged 5-12 will be engaged in an action-packed summer full of exciting outdoor activities and weekly field trips at Hill House Summer Camp. Campers create artistic masterpieces at the Firehouse, swim in the outdoor pool at the Clubs at Charles River Park, play field games on the Teddy Ebersol’s Red Sox Fields, and find something new to enjoy every day!  Weekly sessions are offered from June through August. Hill House also offers a half-day Kiddie Kamp for children aged 3-5 years.

Campers will have choice time each day and given the opportunity to read, play board games, participate in art, cooking, sports or nature projects, among other activities. Swimmers who pass a swim test at the start of camp each week will be allowed to swim on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday mornings. Sailing is offered at an additional cost.


The mission of Hill House is to provide programs, services and activities to meet the diverse social, educational, cultural and recreational needs of individuals and families residing in Boston’s downtown neighborhoods. Through quality programs, collaborative partnerships and volunteer support, Hill House seeks to build and foster a strong sense of urban community and improve the quality of life for residents of all ages.


All counselors and staff participate in a rigorous screening process, including a week of training and team building activities as well as First Aid, CPR, and AED certification.

Financial Assistance

Financial aid may be available. Complete and submit an application and check the website for submission deadline dates.

Middle School
Day Camps
Extended Hours
Nut Safe/Free
Arts & Crafts
Baking / Cooking
Field Trips
Nature / Wildlife
Outdoor Activity
Performing Arts
Sailing / Boating
Specialty Programs
Other Activities
Sailing / Boating
Rates (Average / Day)
< $100
Rates reflect the average cost per full day for comparison purposes only.

Camp Hours
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Contact Information
127 Mount Vernon Street, Boston, Massachusetts 02108

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