Zoo Camps

At Elmwood Park Zoo Camps, children enjoy a fun and educational experience learning about and interacting with many of the zoo’s resident collection. They gain knowledge and understanding in what it takes to be a zookeeper, and they make friends and memories that will last a lifetime.

2022 Summer Camp

Each weeklong Summer Camp includes a lot of learning and fun, with crafts, stories, snacks, animal visitors, and in-depth tours of the zoo. Regular summer zoo events and shows are incorporated into camp each week. Click on the categories below to register!

*Cancellation Policy*— Cancellations prior to May 1st are eligible for a full refund. Cancellations after May 1st are no longer eligible for refund, but may be able to reschedule registration to a different camp week pending availability.

3-5 year old Camp

Half Day Camp- 9am - 12pm


Yearly Member: $225

Non-Member: $250


Early drop off / late pick up is not available for 3-5 year old camp.

6-8 year old camp

Full Day Camp- 9am - 3:30pm


Yearly Member: $325

Non-Member: $350

Early drop off and late pick up is available for 6-8 year old camp at an additional cost.  Early drop off is at 8:00am- 8:30am for $15/child per day, and late pick up is at 4:30pm-5:00pm for $15/child per day.

13-15 year old Workshops

Full Day Camp- 9am - 3:30pm

Yearly Member: $475

Non-Member: $500
June 20-24: Wildlife Conservation
July 11- 15: Zookeeping 101 SOLD OUT
August 8- 12: Zookeeping 101 SOLD OUT

For more information on camps, contact the

Education Department at 610.277.3825 x234

or email camp@elmwoodparkzoo.org