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K-6th Grade – Summer Camps

Zoo camp is meant to be a fun experience and should never feel like school. We also feel that providing this fun and exciting atmosphere gives us a unique opportunity to reach kids and inspire them to care about wildlife, wild spaces and to act to protect them.

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1st – 6th Grade

Full day $400 per week*

Monday-Friday, 9 am – 4 pm

Aftercare available
*July 5th-7th, short week due to the holiday – $240 for that week


Half day, $275 per week* 

Monday-Friday, 9 am – 12 pm

No Aftercare Available for Kindergarten classes
*July 5th-7th, short week due to the holiday – $165 for that week


Classes are divided up by  grade levels and are designed for students entering the indicated grades in the fall. Each class level is labeled with a color. All grades with the exception of Kindergarten are combo classes. Please read the Camp Descriptions and Camp Schedule documents carefully.

All grade levels will participate in the following experiences during Zoo Camp

  • Silly songs and fun crafts
  • Interactive lessons and games
  • Partial or full zoo tours
  • Interaction with zookeepers
  • Animal encounters
  • The making and/or watching of a special enrichment for a resident animal
  • Ride on the Zoo Train or Conservation Carousel

Sacramento Zoo Summer Camp adheres to CDPH and Sacramento County Public Health policies in regards to COVID-19 precautions. Any COVID policies for Summer Camp will be communicated to registered campers prior to camp start date.



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