Zoo Camp

2022 Animal Adventures Zoo Camp

A one-of-a-kind summer adventure awaits! A full week of Zoo Camp is packed with animal encounters, guided tours, themed classroom lessons, and more. Get ready to embark on an incredible journey for one wild week this summer!

Program themes are designed to be fun and engaging for each age group. Age requirements for camp are strictly enforced. Campers should attend only one week of Zoo Camp.  The Zoo cannot be responsible for, or dispense, any medications to campers. Full-day campers are responsible for bringing their own lunches Monday-Thursday. A pizza lunch is provided by the Zoo on Friday.

Thanks to Giant Eagle, the official Snack Sponsor of Zoo Camp.



HALF DAY SESSIONS: Members $190, Non-members $220

FULL DAY SESSIONS: Members $270, Non-members $320

VETERINARY CAMP: Members $170, Non-members $200

ZOO CREW: Members $120, Non-members $150

Want to receive Member pricing? Click here to purchase a Zoo Membership!

amazing animals – SOLD OUT

Ages 4-5 – Campers will be welcomed to the wonderful world of amazing animals through lessons, animal encounters, tours, songs, and crafts. Join us as we explore daily themes that focus on animal movements, patterns, textures, and diets.

wild destinations – SOLD OUT

Ages 6-7 – Whether it’s a sloth in the South American rainforest, a cheetah in the African savanna, or a polar bear in the Arctic tundra, animals make their homes in some wild places. Explore the most unique habitats on Earth and the animals that call them home.

Families Untamed – SOLD OUT

Ages 8-9 – Wild families unite! Campers will be on location piecing together clues to figure out who belongs with whom in the animal kingdom.

Wild by Design – SOLD OUT

Ages 10-11 – Let’s build a zoo! During the week campers will take a closer look at animal designs and adaptations while paying careful attention to what goes into creating wild spaces for animals at the Zoo.

Zoo Camp plus

Ages 12-14 – Are you ready to take Zoo Camp to the next level? Join us for this NEW Camp experience curated for campers 12 – 14 years of age! 

MORE camps and classes!

Campers may attend one session of either specialty camps listed below in addition to one week of the regular Zoo Camps listed above. 

Zoo Crew – SOLD OUT

Ages 4-9 – Come and learn about the animals at the Zoo and the care that goes into keeping them happy and healthy. Up-close animal encounters, behind-the-scenes tours, and hands-on activities will be sure to give explorers a chance to experience what it’s like to be a part of the Zoo’s crew!

veterinary camp – SOLD OUT

Ages 12-14 – If you are interested in becoming a veterinarian, this camp is for you!  Work alongside Zoo vets who care for more than 9,000 resident animals.  Through tours, demonstrations, and hands-on opportunities, you will discover what veterinary medicine is all about.  


Select Dates January – August
Infants – Age 3: Snuggle up and listen to a story at the Zoo or from the comfort of your home.


Only one day available to take a class? Have a little one? Can’t wait for summer? We have even more education options!