Zoo Camps

At Elmwood Park Zoo Camps, children old 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.

School's out camp

At Schools Out Camp, children ages 6-13 will explore habits and the daily lives of some of the zoo’s wild residents. Each day camp includes hands on educational workshops, animal observations, animal meet and greets, crafts, and more!

Ages 6-8 & Ages 9-13


Monday, September 30- Rosh Hashanah
Wednesday, October 9- Yom Kippur
Tuesday, November 5- Election Day

December 23, 26, 27, 30- Winter Break

Monday, January 20- MLK Day

Monday, February  17- Presidents Day

April 6, 7, 8, 9, 10- Spring Break

$50/Member Child per day | $55/Non-Member Child per week

If you’re having issues registering, please email camp@elmwoodparkzoo.org

Early drop off and late pick up is available for an added cost.  Early drop off is at 8:00am for $15/child per day, and late pick up is at 5:00pm for $15/child per day.

For more information on camps, contact the

Education Department at 610.277.3825 x234

or email camp@elmwoodparkzoo.org