Child-Only Classes | Wildlife Academy


Learn about the animals at the Zoo and the care that goes in to keeping them happy and healthy. This program includes up close animal encounters, behind-the-scenes tours, and hands-on activities.

Please note: We understand that campers outside of this age group may want to attend but we ask that those of the appropriate age group join us. Our classes and programs are designed specifically for the age group listed.

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Education Complex

Members $21
Non-members $27

Winter Mini Camp Ages 5-9

Members $32, Non-Members $38
OR all four days: Members $112, Non-Members $136
December 28, 29, 30 & 31
10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Winter Mini-Camp is a five-hour program that focuses on the beauty and magic of nature. Children can choose to participate for one, two, three or all four days! Participants will learn about a new topic each day through live animal visits, craft projects, and exciting zoo tours. Please note: if you register for all 4 days, only the first day will appear on the registration page and ticket.


AGE 5 (4 days)

AGE 6&7

AGE 6&7 (4 days)

AGE 8&9

AGE 8&9 (4 days)

Members should sign in with their email address and password in the upper right corner of the quantity page (after you click the registration button) to receive the Member discount in their cart. Your Membership must be current at the time of registration. To check your Membership status prior to registering, please call our Membership department at 412-365-2534.

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If multiple dates are available for registration, once you select the registration link you will be able to select other dates available, as well as times, when applicable.

If you continue to experience issues registering for the class or program of your choice, please call our Education Reservations Department at 412-365-2528 or email

Prefer to mail-in your registration? Print out this form and mail to:

Education Reservations
Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium
One Wild Place
Pittsburgh, PA 15206