WHEN WILD MEETS LIFE
Get ready for a wild time! At Zoo Camp, campers will not only have the opportunity to learn about everything scaly, furry, and feathery, but they’ll find out how they can help the San Antonio Zoo secure a future for wildlife! Spending most of the day outdoors, campers will stay active and engaged with zoo tours, fun activities and games, exclusive experiences, and visiting animals.
School Break Camps: Drop-Off Program
Ages: Kinder – 5th grade
Drop-off: 8:00 a.m.
Pick-up: 4:00 p.m.
Columbus Day Camp
- Monday, Oct. 12 (1 day)
Thanksgiving Break Camp
- Monday, Nov. 23-25 (3 days)
Winter Break Camp 1st Session
- Monday, Dec. 21-23 (3 days)
Winter Break Camp 2nd Session
- Monday, Dec. 28-Jan. 1 (5 days)
Summer Camps: Drop Off Program
More information about Summer Zoo Camp 2021 coming soon!
Registration for 2021 Summer Zoo Camps opens on February 10, 2021.
Zoo Camp Safety Measures & Policies
The following enhanced safety measures will be in place to ensure that Zoo Camps remain safe for all of our campers and Zoo Crew. When getting ready for Zoo Camp, please have your camper ready for the following procedures before and during Zoo Camp.
- Reduced camper capacity
- Groups based on age/siblings
- Each group will have a designated space and materials
- Each group will social distance from other camp groups and zoo guests
- Face masks will be required when not social distancing outside of each camp group, during animal encounters, and in public buildings
- Snacks will be provided; please pack a lunch and reusable water bottle
- Daily temperature and screening at drop-off for campers
- Daily temperature and screening for staff
- Frequent handwashing
- Face masks will be worn for the majority of the day
- Spending the majority of the day outdoors
- Social distancing between groups and zoo guests
Zoo Camp’s safety protocols will continue to be updated as new information, government standards and best practices become available.
Before registering for Zoo Camp, please review Zoo Camp Enhanced Health and Safety Plan for core actions related to COVID-19 that San Antonio Zoo Camp will be implementing to promote healthy habits and a safe camp environment.
Read the checklist for Day Camp Families from the State of Texas.