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Zoo Camps

WHERE EDUCATION & FUN COLLIDE

Camps at Brevard Zoo offers an exciting blend of education and adventure, where children engage in hands-on activities, guided tours, and wildlife encounters, fostering a deep appreciation for conservation. From learning about animal behaviors to crafting unforgettable memories, our camps provides a unique and immersive experience that sparks curiosity about the natural world.

Mini Camps (Grades 1 - 5)

March 15, 2024

8 AM to 4 PM

$65/child for non-members, $60/child for members

Ickyology 

Get ready to have an ewwww-some experience! Campers will discover the yucky side of animal science during the quest into the weird to the queasy!

BOOK 1ST & 2ND GRADE BOOK 3RD - 5TH GRADE

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April 22, 2024

8 AM to 4 PM

$65/child for non-members, $60/child for members

Curious Creatures & Fearsome Features

Are animals curious or fearsome?  Decide for yourself as you explore the Zoo observing animals from head to toe. We will discover why creatures have unique features and the purpose of these features.

BOOK 1ST & 2ND GRADE BOOK 3RD - 5TH GRADE

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Half-Day Summer Camps (Entering Kindergarten)

Sensational Species

8 AM to 12 PM

Campers will sniff their way through the Zoo as they learn how animals hear, see, smell, taste and feel. 

$220/child for non-members, $205/child for members

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Dates

  • June 3 -7
  • June 24 -28
  • July 22 – 26

Tickets will be available on March 4! 

12 children maximum

Colorful Creatures

8 AM to 12 PM

Help us color the Zoo and meet blue birds, red snakes, green frogs and many more! 

$220/child for non-members, $205/child for members

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Dates

  • June 10 -14
  • July 8 -12
  • July 29 – August 2

Tickets will be available on March 4! 

12 children maximum

Habitat Safari

8 AM to 12 PM

It’s a wild and wonderful world we live in! Explore happy habitats from around the world on a safari adventure.   

$220/child for non-members, $205/child for members

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Dates

  • June 17 – 21
  • July 15 – 19

Tickets will be available on March 4! 

12 children maximum

Full-Day Summer Camps (Grades 1 - 9)

Grades 1 & 2

What Do Zoos Do? Animals Uncovered! 

How does a veterinarian examine a jaguar’s teeth? What does it take to train a giraffe? Take a walk on the wild side to find out! 

OR

Undercover Animal Spy 

Can you fill the shoes of an undercover animal spy? Discover the way animals look, move and behave while solving daily mysteries around the Zoo. 

8:30 AM to 3:30 PM

Dates

  • May 28 – 31
  • June 3 – 7
  • June 10 -14
  • June 17 – 21
  • June 24 – 28
  • July 8 – 12
  • July 15 – 19
  • July 22 – 26
  • July 29 – August 2
  • August 5 – 9

$350/child for non-members, $330/child for members

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Tickets will be available on March 4! 

44 children maximum

Grades 3 & 4

Animal Oddity or Advantage

Ever wondered how long an otter can hold its breath? Did you know parrots powder themselves? Embark on an adventurous voyage to determine whether these animal capabilities are oddities or advantages. 

8:30 AM to 3:30 PM

Dates

  • May 28 – 31
  • June 10 – 14
  • June 24 – 28
  • July 15 – 19
  • July 29 – August 2

Amazing Animals Race Around the World

Are you up for a challenge? Join our race around the world to meet the animals that inhabit some amazing places! Discover where and how they live through scavenger hunts, puzzles, riddles, games and more.  

Dates

  • June 3 – 7
  • June 17 – 21
  • July 8 – 12
  • July 22 – 26
  • August 5 – 9

$350/child for non-members, $330/child for members

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Tickets will be available on March 4! 

22 children maximum

Grades 5 & 6

Animal Behaviors 

Watch and learn! Observe animals’ actions to learn how they survive, then step into the shoes of a researcher and get hands-on with scientific tools. 

8:30 AM to 3:30 PM

Dates

  • May 28 – 31
  • June 10 – 14
  • June 24 – 28
  • July 15 – 19
  • July 29 – August 2

Animal Engineering

How do scientists in physics and engineering relate their work to the natural world? Explore biomimicry, exhibit design, animal wellness and more through the eyes of a modern zoo. 

Dates

  • June 3 – 7
  • June 17 – 21
  • July 8 – 12
  • July 22 – 26
  • August 5 – 9

$350/child for non-members, $330/child for members

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Tickets will be available on March 4! 

22 children maximum

Grades 7 - 9

Junior Zookeeper 

During this unique camp experience, come learn what it takes each day to care for our 900+ animal residents. Meet the Zoo professionals and their animal friends while getting a special behind the scenes look into life at the Brevard Zoo. 

8:30 AM to 3:30 PM

Dates

  • June 17 – 19
  • July 15 – 17

Vet Sciences 

Our Vet Sciences camp focuses on various aspects of veterinary science and care of zoo animals including animal anatomy, nutrition, and the profession of veterinary medicine. During this multi-day experience, campers will learn first-hand what it takes to keep the Zoo’s animals healthy every day. 

Dates

  • June 24 – 26

$240/child for non-members, $220/child for members

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Tickets will be available on March 4!

20 children maximum

Cancellation/Transfer Fees: A $50 fee will be applied for all cancellation requests for Summer or Winter Camps. All transfer requests are contingent on space available in the requested camp week, and transfers will not be accommodated if the wrong age group was purchased. Payment will not be refunded if a camper does not attend. We reserve the right to cancel due to inclement weather or insufficient enrollment. You will be notified, and a full refund will be issued under these circumstances. 


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