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Summer Camp Challenge

About the Program

Summer Camp Challenge is a field trip opportunity for K-8th graders participating in local summer camp programs. The program brings economics to life through engaging age-based games and activities. Camps are scheduled according to students’ rising grade levels as follows:

K-2 Goods & Services Adventurers
3-5 Econ Explorers
6-8 Human Capital Connectors

Dates and Times Offered

June through August, Tuesday through Thursday

10 a.m. and 1:30 p.m.

Program Length: 1.5 hours

Audience:  Groups from summer camp programs are eligible to register. We are unable to offer registration to individuals.

Prepare for Your Trip

Visit the Plan for Your Visit section for visitor guidelines, parking information and frequently asked questions.

Please Note: We do not have a café or food service on site; however, we are located adjacent to Brown’s Island where, in good weather, you can enjoy a bag lunch picnic style.

Family Fun Tour 

If your children are not participating in a local summer camp program, they don’t have to miss out on Summer Camp Challenge. Bring your elementary and middle school-aged children to our Family Fun Tour. The Family Fun Tour will be held June 29, July 20 and August 17, 2018 from 10-11:30 a.m. To register for the Family Fun Tour, email Please include date requested and names of everyone in your group. Registration is required 48 hours in advance.

Contact Us

The Fed Experience
(804) 697-8110


Schedule your visit now!

Map showing location of The Fed Experience


701 E. Byrd Street, Richmond, VA 23219