Austin Zoo Summer Camp 2022

Do you know a kid who is wild about animals? Sign them up for Austin Zoo Summer Camp! We’ll be exploring the wonders of the animal kingdom through animal ambassador encounters, interactive play, scientific experiments, games, and crafts! 
The official camp day will begin at 9:30 AM and run until 4 PM Monday through Friday.
Each camp registration will include a free Zoo Camp t-shirt. Additional shirts are available for purchase for $10.00 each.

Read our Austin Zoo Summer Camp Pamphlet for more info.

Download Flyer PDF



Zoo Members: $300 per week
Non Members: $325 per week
Additional t-shirt (optional): $10


Our Summer Camps

Creature Care

Calling future zookeepers! Do you have what it takes to care for some really wild animals? Campers will learn all about how to take care of a variety of animals through animal encounters, creating enrichment, crafts, and keeper chats!
June 6 – June 10: Ages 6-8 Sold out
June 13 – June 17: Ages 6-8 Sold Out
June 20 – June 24: Ages 6-8 Sold Out


Where the Wild Things Are

Calling all explorers! Do you know where the wild things are!? Come learn all about our wild world and wilderness safety through science experiments, animal encounters, crafts, creating enrichment, keeper chats, and some classic camp activities!
June 27 – July 1: Ages 7-9 Sold Out
July 4 – July 8: Ages 7-9 Sold Out
July 11 – July 15: Ages 7-9 Sold Out



What makes an environment unique and what dangers do they face? Is there anything that can be done to help? OF COURSE! In this camp, campers will learn the different ecosystems of the world, conservation issues concerning those areas, as well as what they can do to help. Everyone plays a part, and campers will inevitably play a vital role in helping the Earth. Small changes make big impacts!
July 18 – July 22: Ages 9-12 Sold Out
July 25 – July 23: Ages 9-12

 If I Built a Zoo 

Learn what it takes to run a zoo! From guest services to animal care to education, each department plays an important role in the day-to-day functions of modern zoos.
Aug 1 – Aug 5: Ages 7-11 Sold Out
Aug 8 – Aug 12: Ages 7-11 Sold Out