Fun at the zoo!

A classroom program and guided tour for caregivers and children ages 3-5 years old.

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Zooper Day Camp - Thanksgiving Break


Born to be Wild (3 day camp)


Half-Day Session:
Ages: 4-6
6465: Nov 23-25, 9 a.m.-noon
Fee: $135

Full Day Session   
Ages: 5-9 yrs
6475: Nov 23-25, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
Fee: $215

Mom and baby Gorilla

Learning to walk, fly, or hunt are all challenging things baby animals must learn on their own or from their parents. Come explore the exciting world of growing up in the wild.

Extended Day:

School year camps offer extended care in the afternoon.
6000: Afternoons, 4-5:30 p.m. - Fee per child: $12/day

*This camp program is 3 days long.  Prorated options for one or two day attendance is not available at this time.


 Zooper Day Camp - Winter Break


Animals in the Air
(3 day camp)

Half-Day Session
Ages: 4-6 years
Dec 21-23, 9 a.m.- noon
Fee: $135

Full-Day Session
Ages5-9 years 
Dec 21-23, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
Fee: $145

Look up!  Is that a bird, a bat or a bug?  We'll devote a day to each of these flying creatures and discover what makes each one unique.

Extended Day:

School year camps offer extended care in the afternoon.
6000: Afternoons, 4-5:30 p.m. - Fee per child: $12/day



Animals and Mythology
(4-Day Camp)

Half-Day Session:
Ages: 4-6 years
6464: Dec 28-31, 9 a.m.-noon 
Fee: $165

Full-Day Session:
Ages: 5-9 years
6474: Dec 28-31, 9 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Fee: $265

Unicorns, werewolves, dragons, oh my! We will have fun exploring myths and legends from around the world and discovering how they are connected to animals at the zoo.

Extended Day:

School year camps offer extended care in the afternoon.
6000: Afternoons, 4-5:30 p.m. - Fee per child: $12/day


Zooper Day Camp - January Session

 Due to Seattle Public Schools now having school on this date, this program has been canceled.  Our apologies for any inconvenience.

Nature Experiments (1 day camp) 


6116: Jan 29, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Canceled
Ages: 5-9 years
Fee: $85

Animal scientists do experiments all the time. Become a scientist as you conduct your own experiments to Learn about nocturnal animals, tracking, vegetation and more.


Afternoon Extended Care is available for this program.


Stay tuned for information about our February and Spring Camps! 



To access online registration, find the program you are interested in and click on the associated online registration link. To register by mail, fax or in person, please click here to download the school year camps (classes) registration form.  Please note, we do not accept registrations via the phone.

Camp Information for Parents and Campers

Registered for camp already and want to know learn more about what to bring, details of camp life, our staff and much much more? Click here for all that information and more.


If your child wants to be in a group with a friend or sibling, please click here for more information.


All registration confirmations are sent via e-mail and will come to you from an address ending in @zoo.org.  Please make sure to read your confirmation and all attachments.  Please contact us if you do not receive a registration confirmation.


Need to make changes to or cancel an existing registration?  Call 206.548.2424 or email the Registrar.  Changes and cancellations can not be done through our online registration process.  

Changes and cancellations are allowed up to two weeks in advance of the program start date. 

For more information on payments, cancellations and scholarships click here.


If you cannot find the answers to your questions or need additional help, please contact the Individual Registration Specialist at 206.548.2424 or email a specialist.


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