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Zoo Camps

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Registration will begin April 1, 2014.

Zoo Camp at the NC Zoo Zoo CampsN.C. Zoo Camp is a great way for kids to learn about animals and our natural environment in an outdoor setting. Zoo camp programs offer a one-day experience for students entering grades 1 - 8.  Zoo Camp activities may include visiting park exhibits, meeting a zookeeper, creating a take-home craft, conducting experiments and playing games.

2014 Zoo Camps 


This year the NC Zoo is proud to launch Camp KidZu! These day camps are specifically designed for kids with high functioning autism who are entering grades 1-6. They will offer social, educational, and recreational activites in a structured but fun environment that will help broaden their knowledge of zoo animals and conservation practices. Camp KidZu activites may include visiting park exhibitis, meeting a zoo keeper,creating a take-home craft and making new friends.

For more information regarding Zoo Camps or Camp kidzu contact the Zoo education office by phone (336) 879-7715, toll free 1-800-488-0444 ext. 7715 or Email

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Summer Pre-School Programs 

preschool camps

 The Zoo's Summer Pre-School Programs target four to five year olds.  Join Zoo Educators on Tuesdays and Thursdays this summer at 10a.m.  Each program lasts approximately 45 minutes and includes a story and a take-home craft.  Games and songs may also be included in the fun.  


For more information on Pre-school Programs contact the Zoo education office by phone (336) 879-7715, toll free 1-800-488-0444 ext. 7715 or Email