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Our award-winning camps are a stampede of fun!

2017-2018 Mini Camps
Regular Price: $45.00
Member Price: $36.00

Ages 4 - 12
Drop-off: 8:30 - 9:00 AM
Pick-up: 5:00 - 5:30 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 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 Mini Camp will feature a different animal based on the day'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.


2018 Spring Camp
Regular Price: $225.00
Member Price: $180.00
Ages 4 - 12
Drop-off: 8:30 - 9:00 AM
Pick-up: 4:00 - 4:30 PM
(extended care until 5:30 available upon request)


March 26 - 30: Wildlife Warriors
Campers will dive into the world of wildlife conservation exploring the many issues our animal friends face. Bloom this spring as we discover what we can do at home to help save the planet! Come face to face with our animals, plant native butterfly plants, do fun hands-on science experiments and much more!


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 week.

Camp Meal Plan
We are now offering a packed lunch provided by Zoo Miami's Taste of the Wild catering service! Meal Plan includes main dish, two sides, and a drink.
Session Wildlife Warriors!: Mon, Mar 26, 2018 - Fri, Mar 30, 2018 9:00AM - 4:00PM   (49 AVAIL)

Summer Camp 2018
Regular Price: $225.00
Member Price: $180.00

Ages 4 - 12
Drop-off: 8:30 - 9:00 AM
Pick-up: 4:00 - 4:30 PM
(extended care until 5:30 available upon request)

Week 1 (Jun 11- 15) & 6 (Jul 16-20): Conservation Nation
Week 2 (Jun 18-22) & 7 (Jul 23-27): Wilderness Wonders
Week 3 (Jun 25-29) & 8 (Jul 30- Aug 3): Home Sweet Habitat
Week 4 (Jul 2- 6)* & 9 (Aug 6-10): Zoo Crew *No Camp July 4th

Week 5 (Jul 9-13) & 10 (Aug 13-17): Animal Artists

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 week.

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


Specialty Camp 2018
Regular Price: $350.00
Member Price: $280.00

Ages 13 - 15
Drop-off: 8:30 - 9:00 AM
Pick-up: 4:00 - 4:30 PM
(extended care until 5:30 available upon request)


Specialty Camps: Ages 13-15 ONLY
Week 3 (Jun 25-29): Jr. Zookeepers
Campers will be fully emerged into the world of animal science. Working alongside our very own zookeepers here at the Zoo, 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 and have plenty of time for fun around the Zoo!

Week 8 (Jul 30- Aug 3): Operation Enrichment
Campers will have the opportunity to get creative as they build an enrichment device for one of our animals! Study animal behavior and practice fieldwork skills as we observe the animals react to the enrichments we make! Campers will also get to meet with our Animal Behaviorist and Conservation and Research team. Campers get to meet our animal ambassadors and have fun around the Zoo, too!


 
Nature Play
Get out and play! Zoo Miami's Nature Play program is partially supported through a grant from the Association of Zoos & Aquariums and the Disney Conservation Fund.

Nature Play Adventures
Regular Price: $5.00
Member Price: $4.00

Overnight camping adventures in nearby State and National parks! Activities include hiking, slough slogging, camping, and stargazing. All tents and adventure equipment are provided!


Nature Play Clinics
Regular Price: $5.00
Member Price: $4.00

Instructional How-To clinics for beginners! Come learn how to safely kayak, snorkel, and camp in a nearby Miami-Dade park.


 
Night Programs
Zoo Miami at night is a whole different animal! Come get an exclusive look at our night-loving species after the sun goes down. The night tours will also provide a glimpse into the zoo's animal enrichment programs.

2017-2018 Wild Nights
Regular Price: $30.00
Member Price: $24.00

A night-time walking tour providing behind-the-scenes experiences with our nocturnal animal ambassadors! Join us on the second Saturday of each month for a different group animals and a fun, kid-friendly theme.

Everglades Escapade: Explore the excitement found right here in your own backyard, with exciting encounters with black bears and alligators!

Amazon Trek: Do you dare venture into the Amazon at night? Be on the lookout for jaguars, crocodiles, bats, and anteaters!

Eat or Be Eaten: The plains of the savanna are alive at night with lions, Asian elephants, and the curious tapir!

Gentle Giants: Africa is a big place - and it's home to some really big animals. Keep your eyes open for African elephants, black rhinoceros, pygmy hippopatamus, and the rare okapi!

Asian Odyssey: What will we find in the wilds of Asia? Clouded leopards, water monitor lizards, and even camels.


 
Annual Campout


2018 Roars, S'mores, and Snores Campout
Regular Price: $75.00
Member Price: $60.00

2018 Roars, S'mores, and Snores Campout

Feb 24-25, 2018

Join us for Zoo Miami's annual campout in the heart of the zoo amidst the roars of lions! This annual tradition -- now 14 years strong! -- features "Wild Night" tours with a special behind-the-scenes experience, a campfire with s'mores, enrichment making, and lots of fun time with your family.
Bring your own tent and don't miss out! Camp setup begins at 6:00 p.m. on Saturday evening and the adventure continues until 9:30 a.m. on Sunday. A light breakfast and a full day of zoo admission on Sunday is included.
Night programs proceed rain or shine! Please come prepared for all weather conditions. There are no refunds for inclement weather.

Contact the Education Department at 305-255-5551 or education@zoomiami.org with any question.

Session 2018 Roars, S'mores, a: Sat, Feb 24, 2018 - Sun, Feb 25, 2018 6:00PM - 9:30AM   WAIT LIST
For large groups there must be 1 adult per 6 children.

 
Classes & Citizen Science
Everyone can be a scientist! Check out our opportunities below to help us collect valuable data on wildlife and their ecosystems.

2018 Fishing Derby Days
Regular Price: $50.00
Member Price: $40.00

Removing invasive fish species helps improve habitat quality and creates room for native fish and wildlife. Come out to Zoo Miami, enjoy some breakfast, and help us clean our lakes. We provide the rods and bait, you reel 'em in!

Full-day Zoo admission and breakfast are included with registration.


2018 Frogwatch Training Session
Price: $5.00

FrogWatch Training Sessions: 8-9 PM @ Zoo Miami


Become a part of the scientific community and help conservationists all over the world by collecting data on the frog species that call South Florida home. Our one-hour training session will teach you the simple monitoring protocols to take part in our South Florida FrogWatch Chapter! Hop on in!


**$5 registration fee per family!**