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Zoo Camps

Zoo Miami Camps are a stampede of fun!    2017 Kids Crown Award   

Our award-winning camps combine education with entertainment where your kids will enjoy learning about wildlife, getting an introduction to environmental conservation, and making new friends.

Currently our zoo camp is available for registration and will operate if and how Miami-Dade County guidelines allow.  If Miami-Dade County guidelines state camps are not to operate during a specific timeframe, we will have to cancel camp weeks appropriately but will give full refunds to those who purchase canceled weeks of camp.  We are restructuring our camp program to ensure a safe environment for your child as that is our number one priority.  You can expect to see reduced class sizes, adapted activities to maintain social distancing, health screenings and other measures to ensure camp safety.  Details on these measures will be released closer to the start of camp as we wait on Miami-Dade County to release the county guidelines for reopening.

 Pre-registration is required and space is limited. Campers must bring their own lunches with beverages from home. Programs are subject to change.

Contact education@zoomiami.org or 305-255-5551 for more information.

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Thank you to The Batchleor Foundation and Walmart for provided camp scholarships year round.

Winter Camp

December 21 - December 31

Ages 4 - 12
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
(Free aftercare until 5:30 pm)

 

 

 

Week 1 (Dec 21-24) - Conservation Roundup

What are we doing to protect nature and wildlife in our communities? Zoo Miami has many projects we are proud to be a part of including butterflies, gopher tortoises, and Zoo Doo! Join us to learn how you can make a difference.

Week 2 (Dec 28-31) - Field Investigation

Discover different habitats, such as rainforest and deserts, and analyze how animals are evolved to live in these unique habitats. Let’s test our problem-solving skills as we look at how animals survive different conditions thrown at them.

 

Camp Meal Plan

We are now offering a packed lunch provided by Zoo Miami's Taste of the Wild catering service! Meal Plan includes a main dish, two sides, and a drink.

Camp Adopt-an-Animal

Bring home all the fun of Camp and support the Zoo's wildlife enrichment by adopting an animal! Each week will feature a different animal based on the week's activities. Discounted package includes plush animal, certificate of adoption, fact sheet, and animal photo by Ron Magill that will be sent home with your child at the end of the day.

Spring Camp

Spring 2021 

Ages 4 - 12
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
(Free aftercare until 5:30 pm)

 

Mini Camp - Currently Unavailable

Mini-Camps are not scheduled at this time due to COVID-19.  Please check out our Zoo Adventure Club program where kids can bring the zoo to their home!

During Teacher Planning Days, our one-day camps are both fun and educational!
Ages 4 to 12
8:30 am – 4:30 pm

Camp Meal Plan

We are now offering a packed lunch provided by Zoo Miami's Taste of the Wild catering service! Meal Plan includes a main dish, two sides, and a drink.

Camp Adopt-an-Animal

Bring home all the fun of Camp and support the Zoo's wildlife enrichment by adopting an animal! Each day will feature a different animal based on the week's activities. Discounted package includes plush animal, certificate of adoption, fact sheet, and animal photo by Ron Magill that will be sent home with your child at the end of the day.

Summer Camp

 

 

Information Coming Spring 2021!
Ages 4 - 12
8:30am - 4:30pm
(Free aftercare until 5:30 pm)

 

 

 

Jr. Zookeeper Camp

See you Summer 2021!

 
Ages 13-15
8:30am - 4:30pm
(Free aftercare until 5:30 pm)

 

Themes:

Animal Care  

Campers will be fully emerged into the world of animal science as they work alongside our very own zookeepers.  See if you have what it takes to pursue this very challenging yet rewarding career path. Don’t worry, it won’t be all work and no play! Campers will also get a chance to meet our animal ambassadors behind the scenes and have plenty of time for fun around the zoo!

Protecting Wildlife

Research and action are critical to the success of saving species in the wild!  In this adventure, explore various conservation projects that Zoo Miami takes part in to protect wildlife.  Activities include invasive species control, field research, community projects, behind the scenes experiences, and more!

 

 

Camp Meal Plan

We are now offering a packed lunch provided by Zoo Miami's Taste of the Wild catering service! Meal Plan includes a main dish, two sides, and a drink.

Camp Adopt-an-Animal

Bring home all the fun of Camp and support the Zoo's wildlife enrichment by adopting an animal! Each day will feature a different animal based on the week's activities. Discounted package includes plush animal, certificate of adoption, fact sheet, and animal photo by Ron Magill that will be sent home with your child at the end of the day.

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