Speed Camps


Week-long summer day camps offer a variety of fun, hands-on activities that encourage children to be creative thinkers, bold art makers, and playful collaborators. Please note the age range is different for each camp. Camps run from 9 am – 4 pm daily, with the option to add extended care from 8 am – 5 pm for an $50 additional fee per week.

$210 members/ $250 non-members/ $200 Patron Circle members.

Los campamentos de verano de una semana ofrecen una variedad de actividades divertidas y prácticas que animan a los niños a ser pensadores creativos, creadores de arte valientes y colaboradores juguetones. Por favor tenga en cuenta que el rango de edad es diferente para cada campamento. Los campamentos tienen un horario para empezar a las 9 en la mañana y terminar a las 4 en la tarde todos los días. Existe la opción de añadir la atención ampliado desde las 8 de la mañana hasta las 5 de la tarde por un precio adicional de 50 dólares a la semana.

250 dólares a la semana / 210 dólares para los socios al Museo del Speed / 200 dólares para los socios del Patron Circle.



Summer Camps at the Speed will follow strict safety protocols.

• Campers will be required to wear masks at all times.

• The classroom will be set up so that campers will be safely distanced from each other.

• All surfaces will be regularly sanitized each day.

• Campers will be asked to wash and/or sanitize their hands frequently throughout the day.

• We strongly suggest all campers to have received at least their first dose of vaccination prior to the camp start date.

If your child exhibits any COVID-19 related symptoms during their week of camp, they will be asked to stay home.


June 13 – 17

Ages 10 – 13
Art is for the people! Join Louisville artist Jaylin Stewart to learn the ins-and-outs of creating public art. Campers will have hands-on experience designing, preparing, and painting a mural on The Speed’s property. Work together as a team over the course of this week-long camp to create something the whole community can enjoy!


June 20 – 24

Ages 10 – 13
Movie magic! This week of camp provides campers with the basic knowledge and skills to animate their own short film. While learning about different animation techniques and exploring animation history, they will develop their own story and bring it to life!


July 11 – 15

Ages 7 – 9
Have you ever walked through the museum and wondered when an art piece was made, by whom, and how? With a focus on insightful thinking, campers will take on the role of art detectives by looking for clues and exploring the artistic process all while observing, investigating, and discussing with fellow detectives.


July 18 – 22 / Julio 18 – 22

Ages 7 – 9 / niños de 7 a 9 años

Crear arte con nosotros! This week of camp is centered on artmaking that celebrates Spanish and Latin American culture. Children can enjoy a fun, creative camp experience that is specifically designed for children who are bilingual or primarily Spanish-speaking.

¡Crea arte con nosotros! Esta semana de campamento se centra en la creación de arte que celebra la cultura española y latinoamericana. Acogemos a los niños para que disfruten de una experiencia de campamento divertida y creativa que está diseñada específicamente para niños que hablan español.


July 25 – 29

Ages 14 – 16
Are you ready to take your art to the next level? Teens looking to pursue art more deeply are provided the opportunity to speak to artists and museum professionals throughout the week, as well as spend hours in the studio learning advanced techniques—all while immersed in the art of The Speed’s collection!



Questions? Email Chelsea Harris at charris@speedmuseum.org