Winter Zoo Camp

Winter Zoo Camp

Winter Zoo Day Camps

The Fort Worth Zoo’s Winter Zoo Camp is a lot like Summer Zoo Camp, but colder! This camp offers unique activities for children in first through sixth grade, allowing them to explore wildlife inside the Zoo and in the classroom during their winter break from school.

Camp Fees

Individual day: $85 - Zoo members receive a 10 percent discount
Before care (8 to 9 a.m.): $15
After care (4 to 5 p.m.): $15
Both: $25

All 5 days: $285 - Zoo members receive a 10 percent discount.
Before care (8 to 9 a.m.): $40
After care (4 to 5 p.m.): $40
Both: $70

Click below to register for all 5 days and receive a discount!

Dates and Themes
 Date    Theme
 Dec. 27 

 Home for the Holidays!

Come visit some Texan natives and see what they’re up to this winter. Learn all about the wildlife you can spot during the winter season and what they are doing to survive the colder weather.

 Dec. 28 

 Gingerbread House Making: Zoo Edition

Campers will study Zoo design and get a chance to build their own zoo exhibit, with a holiday twist!

 Jan. 2 

 Pajama Party

Stay in your pajama’s for this camp! Campers are encouraged to wear their PJ’s to come and learn why some animals choose to sleep all winter.

 Jan. 3 

 Let's Go on a Snowfari!

Come learn about adaptations animals have to survive in the winter, and make some winter themed enrichment for our animals here at the Zoo!

 Jan. 4 

 South for the Winter

Heat wave! Campers will take a trip down south, to learn about animals that migrate.


Drop and Shop Day Camp

Let us take care of the kids while you take care of your last minute holiday errands! Kids will go on Zoo hikes, play games, do crafts, and see an animal visitor. Send your Kindergarten through fifth grade camper with a water bottle, two snacks and a non-refrigerated lunch and leave the rest to us!

Drop off: 9 a.m.
Pick up: 4 p.m.
Extended care is offered from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Date: Dec. 22
Price: $85 - Zoo members receive a 10 percent discount


For more information, contact the education department:
Fort Worth Zoo
1989 Colonial Parkway
Fort Worth, TX 76110
phone: 817-759-7200
fax: 817-759-7201