Education :: Camps & Classes

Camps & Classes


The Dallas Zoo and The Children’s Aquarium at Fair Park offer exciting interactive programs for children. Programs are designed to engage both mind and body in hands-on, original activities that can be experienced nowhere else. Sign up to start on an unforgettable adventure!





Get your child off to a wild start in one of our Early Childhood Education programs!

  • Stroller Buddies presented by Kimberly-Clark (10 months to 2 years with parent)

  • Preschool Safari (3 to 5 year olds)

  • Zoo Yoga (3 to 7 year olds with parent)


Looking for a roarin’ wild way to earn a merit badge?

Register your scouting group in a Dallas Zoo Badge Workshop! Each program is 3 hours. Your scouts will work with our Zoo educators and gain special insight to the animals that call the Dallas Zoo home!  We offer programs for Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts.

June 15 – August 14, 2015

Join the Dallas Zoo and Children’s Aquarium at Fair Park for WILD ADVENTURES this summer!  Become a paleontologist, mad scientist, or even a zookeeper. Each camp is jam-packed with exciting and educational tours, games, arts and crafts, and up-close animal encounters. Choose from a variety of week-long or single day camps. Campers will get to experience our new and exciting exhibit Giants of the Jurassic this summer! Remember that we offer a 5% discount* on the total camp cost if you enroll siblings or if your child signs up for more than one Zoo camp. (Discounts do not apply to camps at the Children’s Aquarium at Fair Park.)




The Education Office is open Monday-Friday during regular Zoo hours.  Contact us at or 469.554.7300.