Summer Zoo Camp – Middle School

Middle School Zoo Camp

Middle School Zoo Camp

Middle School Zoo Camp is designed specifically for students entering sixth through eighth grade who have an interest in animal- or zoo-related fields. Each two-day camp will focus on a certain aspect of Zoo life and will include behind-the-scenes encounters with our highly knowledgeable Zoo staff and amazing animals. Sign up for one, two or all seven camps and experience life on the wild side!

Zoo members receive a 10 percent discount.

Questions? Click here to view Frequently Asked Questions / Parent Handbook.

Check back soon for Summer 2019 dates.


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.


Camp Fees

The fees listed below are charged per camper, per session. Registration fees include guided Zoo tours, keeper chats, craft activities and a Summer Zoo Camp T-shirt (required to be worn daily). Full-day campers will need to bring their own lunch daily. Zoo members receive a 10 percent discount.

  • Middle School Zoo Camp: $285 per camp
  • Before care - $40
  • After care - $40
  • Before and after care - $70
  • Additional T-shirt (optional) - $10

Times: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Ages: Entering 6th, 7th and 8th grades

Questions? Click here to view Frequently Asked Questions / Parent Handbook.



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