Birmingham Zoo
  • Today's Regular Hours: 9am to 5pm


Zoo Camps

Zoo Camps at the Birmingham Zoo are educational and encourage active learning through games, age-appropriate, hands-on science, animal encounters, and nature play! Rich in STEM-based explorations, these camps engage the natural curiosity of a child and allow ample opportunity to practice critical emerging science skills. Learning has never been so WILD!  

Upcoming Camps

Zoo Camps are designed for students ages Kindergarten up to 12th grade


Fall and Winter Zoo Camp 2022

Looking for a way to keep your child engaged over the fall and winter breaks? Please join us for Zoo Camp! Zoo Camp is a great way to experience all the Zoo has to offer while engaging campers in age-appropriate content geared toward our mission of inspiring passion to conserve the natural world.

  • Dates: November 21-23 2022 and December 19-23, 26-30 2022
  • Times: 8:30am – 3:30pm
  • Price:
    • Members: $60/day
    • Non-Members: $70/day

Members: please be sure to reach out to or to receive your discount code. Please refer to the 2022 Camp Planning Guide above for dates and offerings.

Register here!

In response to the COVID-19 outbreak, the Birmingham Zoo will continue to monitor CDC and Health Department guidelines and may make changes to our Zoo Camp offerings as the year progresses. The Birmingham Zoo Education Department closely follows state, local, and federal guidelines to ensure the safety of campers, staff, and animals. Precautions include face coverings for all staff, enhanced cleaning procedures, and socially distanced programs.

Questions? Contact the Education Department at