Zoo Careers Camp - High School

High School Zoo Camp

High School Zoo Camp

High School Zoo Camp gives campers the chance to see and learn all about how our Zoo staff looks after animals. Each day is specific to a certain department of the Zoo, giving campers the opportunity to learn about the animals they love most. Campers will participate in a variety of husbandry activities, enrichment projects, diet preparations, tour behind the scenes as well as interact with staff including zookeepers, nutritionists, veterinarians, conservationists, and animal behaviorists.

Dates: Five camp sessions offered twice per year. Check below for specific camp dates.
Ages: 14 to 18 year olds and entering ninth through 12th grades.
: $125 per session; $575 for all five days.

Zoo members receive a 10 percent discount.

Camp Themes
  • Outreach - June 3, 2019
  • Ectotherms - June 4, 2019
  • Birds - June 5, 2019
  • Veterinary - June 6, 2019
  • Mammals - June 7, 2019

Summer Zoo Camp Registration

NEW! Zoo members exclusive presale begins on Feb. 25. Fort Worth Zoo members will have a chance to register early for all Summer Zoo Camps. Spaces are limited.

Regular registration for Summer Zoo Camp will open on March 4.

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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
email: education@fortworthzoo.org