Colonial Boot Camp: A History Lesson Your Kids Will Never Forget!


From the moment they arrive, twelve lucky kids will be up to their elbows experiencing life in historic Wilton in this engaging and fun Colonial Boot Camp! The summer program will be held at the Wilton Historical Society from June 26 – June 30, 9:30 – 12:30 daily. Kids will get a chance to dig into a variety of activities, including making bread and churning butter; soap making; tin punching; dying T-shirts with natural materials such as onion skins; woodworking; paper marbling; Colonial cookery; and more! There will be time every day to play outdoor games, learn something new, and make new friends. Daily Colonial snacks provided!

Suggested for ages 6 – 10/ Grades 1 – 5. Limit 12 campers. Colonial Boot Camp is led by a certified instructors and four assistants.

Cost per child: Members $175; Non-members $225

To register, call museum educator Lola Chen at 203-762-7257 or contact her at