History Camps

Oglebay Institute's Mansion Museum

2017 Summer Day Camp registration opens Monday, February 13 for OI MEMBERS ONLY.
(If you are not currently an OI member and would like to receive this benefit, call 304-242-4200 to purchase a membership.)

Public registration opens Monday, February 20.


History camps at the Museums of Oglebay Institute feature interactive programming focusing on the Museums’ collections and exhibits. Camps offer flexible enrollment with the option to attend any combination of days.

Lunch is followed by afternoon swimming at the Oglebay Park outdoor pool.

Children must bring a bag lunch and be registered by 5 p.m. the day before. No walk-ins please.

Oglebay Institute’s Summer Day Camps are presented with support from:

Southwestern Energy

July 5-7, 2017: Time Traveler Adventure Camp
Experience hands-on history and become a “Time Traveler” at the Museums of Oglebay Institute! The Museums’ collections, historic buildings and picturesque landscapes provide a beautiful setting to learn and experience Wheeling’s history.

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Ages: grades 1-5
Meets: 9am-3pm July 5-7
Begins: Wednesday, July 5
Duration: 3 days
Instructor(s): Museums of Oglebay Institute Staff

$25/$21.25 OI members (per day)