Big ideas happen at Galileo headquarters. So does camp.

Experience a whole new kind of camp, located in the nerve (and idea) center of our innovative organization: Galileo HQ.

Galileo Idea Lab is a limited-availability, half day camp hosted at our Oakland, CA headquarters. Each week, campers from a different age-group will get a sneak peek at our 2019 curriculum, trying their hands at Galileo's latest project innovations led by our exceptional and endlessly creative curriculum development team.

The Nuts & Bolts


What: Camp @ HQ is full of the fun and learning that happens at all of our camps—songs, games, a range of engaging projects to build and take home—Galileo Idea Lab is also a rare opportunity for campers to go behind the scenes at our bustling home base, be the first to tackle exciting new projects and help shape the future of our camps.

Where: Galileo HQ, 1021 3rd Street, Oakland, CA

When: 9 am – 12 noon, Monday – Friday, July 23 – August 10 (one week per age group; see schedule below)


  • 1st – 2nd graders (Star campers): July 23 – 27
  • 3rd – 5th graders (Supernova campers): July 30 – August 3
  • Pre-K – Kindergarteners (Nebula campers): August 6 – 10

How Much: $150/week

The Camp Experience

The Galileo Idea Lab camp day runs from 9 am – 12 noon, and includes a carefully crafted mix of engaging curriculum and fun games and songs, plus a snack break. Campers will work on a range of art and science projects, seeing their creations through from start to finish and taking them home on Friday. The week wraps up with a celebratory closing ceremony led by our Galileo leaders in Oakland.

The Curriculum

Be the first to experience the newest project innovations for our top secret 2019 themes. Led by Galileo's exceptional curriculum development team (the creative force behind Gaileo's imagination-sparking projects), engage in a specially curated mix of art and engineering projects that will inspire creativity and put your innovation muscles to the test. Meet our headquarter's very own rubber chicken in a fun filled week of songs, games and everything Galileo.

More Questions

More Questions? We have answers on our FAQ page.

Sign Up Now

To sign up for Camp @ HQ simply login with your Galileo account and when it's time to choose your location select NorCal - Oakland Headquarters CG and then proceed to sign up for available sessions as you normally would.

We'll send you a confirmation email once you've signed up. It will contain details specific to the Camp @ HQ experience.

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