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Wild Adventures Camp

Wild Adventures Camp


Students in grades K-6

Spring & Summer


Fall & Winter


Fall and winter camps on sale!

Students in Kindergarten through Grade 6 will discover something new at the Dallas Zoo during each of our camp experiences. All camps include guided tours of the Zoo, animal encounters, and animal-themed activities in a small group led by a Zoo educator. Register for individual camps or for the full series.

Single Day Camps

Fall Weekend Camps

Dates: Oct. 14, 15, 28, 29, Nov. 11, 12

Time: 8:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.

Cost: $55 per child / $50 for Dallas Zoo Members

Weekend day camps encourage exploration, education, and empathy for wildlife and nature. Each camp day is a new adventure! Register for one day or multiple days.

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Child in lion mask petting a goat

Thanksgiving Break Camp

Dates: Nov. 20-22

Time: 9 a.m.-3 p.m., with an AfterCamp option until 5 p.m.

Cost: $190 per child / $170 for Dallas Zoo Members

Holiday campers can spend part of their Thanksgiving break learning about wildlife and nature while exploring the Zoo. Every day offers a new wild adventure!

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Winter Break Camps

Dates: Dec. 27-29, Jan. 2-5, Jan. 8

Time: 9 a.m.-3 p.m., with an AfterCamp option until 5 p.m.

Cost: Varies by date

Camps feature educational tours, games, creative projects, close-up animal encounters, and more. Campers will be grouped by grade level and led through the Zoo in small groups by Zoo Guides.  Campers should provide their own sack lunch and a refillable water bottle.

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Before you register…

Download the FAQ

Still have questions? Contact our education department at or 469.554.7300.

All camp participants must be completely toilet trained (meaning not wearing pull-ups, able to manage his/her own clothing, and not requiring assistance in the bathroom).      

Cancellation & Refund Policy
All camp sales are final. No refunds will be given for cancelled camp reservations or camp withdrawals. An education program credit may be issued based on circumstance. Credit will not be issued for cancellations made within 48 hours of start date or for no-shows. All programs will take place rain or shine. The Dallas Zoo reserves the right to cancel or change any program for reasons we deem appropriate. In the event that we cancel your program, a credit will be issued and individuals will be contacted directly.