Seasonal Camps

School Break Zoo Camps

Kids off from school and you don’t know what to do? Have them join us for these exciting zoo camp experiences! Campers will tour the zoo, see animals up close, play games and make awesome crafts. Come for one day, or all week! Pizza party lunch included!

Pre-registration is required for all sessions; a minimum number of registrants is required to run all programming. 

Martin Luther King Jr. Day Camp

One-day camp for ages 6-11 Join us for this exciting one-day camp! Campers will tour the zoo, see animals up close, play games and make awesome crafts! A pizza party lunch is also included. TUITION PER SESSION Members: $55 per child  Non-members: $65 per child  Reserve Now Classes fill quickly! Questions: call (315) 435-8511 x8559 ... Read moreMartin Luther King Jr. Day Camp

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$55 – $65

Kids’ Night Out

Ages 6-12 Looking for a babysitter for Valentine's Day? Drop your kids off at the zoo to party like an animal! Kids will enjoy pizza upon arrival; meet animals up close, tour the zoo after hours, make crafts and play games throughout the night. $30 members, $35 non-members Reserve Now! Spaces fill fast -- Questions? ... Read moreKids’ Night Out

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$30 – $35

Winter Break Camp

Join us for winter break zoo camp. Choose one day or all week! Topics vary each day. You can expect zoo tours, animal interactions, crafts, snacks and different activities each day as we explore the zoo. February 17 - 21  |  Monday-Friday TOPICS: Monday: Good Eats! Tuesday: Zoo Safari (ages 6-8) and Photo Safari (ages ... Read moreWinter Break Camp

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Spring Break Camp

Join us for spring break zoo camp. Choose one day or all week! Topics vary each day. You can expect zoo tours, animal interactions, crafts, snacks and different activities each day as we explore the zoo. April 6 - 10  |  Monday-Friday TOPICS: Monday: Zoo Babies  Tuesday: Enriching Lives Wednesday: Animal Music Thursday: Protect our ... Read moreSpring Break Camp

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Camp Registration and FAQs
We strongly encourage you to register online. Registrations mailed in will be filled in the order in which they are received.

If the session you want is filled, please call (315) 435-8511 x8559 to be placed on a wait list. All registrations received after camp sessions are full will be held on a wait list. If payment has been made with a personal check/money order, it will be returned to you after the date of the camp has passed. If space becomes available, you will be contacted immediately. Spaces that open will be filled on a first come, first served basis.

Reservations are required for all programs. There is limited space in each program so please register early.  A minimum number of registrants is required to run each program.  We reserve the right to cancel a program if the minimum number of registrants is not met. If the zoo cancels the camp session due to lack of enrollment or severe weather, a full refund or program credit will be given.

Cancellation Policy
If your child is enrolled and you must cancel for any reason, your registration fee is nonrefundable unless a child on the wait list can fill the space. If there is no wait list for the session indicated, we cannot issue a refund. In the event the cancelled slot is filled, a 25% processing fee will be deducted from your refund.

Consent and Waiver Policy
Every participant under the age of 18 without a parent or legal guardian on the premises during the education program must have a signed consent and waiver form on file with the Education Department. This form will be kept on file for one (1) year, so you only need to fill it out once. If your child’s medical history, including food allergy or activity restrictions changes, please notify the Education Department to update your file at 435-8511 x8559. To download the Education Program Consent and Waiver form, please click here.

Severe Weather Policy
All education programs, including Edventure Academy, camps, and Twilights will run as scheduled unless the zoo has been closed by order of Onondaga County administration. Sorry, but no refunds or rain checks will be given for “no shows” for any reason.

Location

One Conservation Place, 
Syracuse, NY 13204

Our Hours

10 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Monday – Sunday

Contact Us

(315) 435-8511
events@rosamondgiffordzoo.org

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