Rosamond Gifford Zoo

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See the elephant twins daily from 11-11:30 a.m. and 2–2:30 p.m. at the Pachyderm Pavilion viewing windows.

Zoo Camp

Register your child for these exciting and educational zoo camps! Kids will interact with animals and staff here at the zoo and participate in games, activities and crafts. Our Zoo Camp instructors are experienced, enthusiastic professionals who make learning fun!

All members will receive a 7% discount on camps

Pre-registration required. Sessions fill fast, sign up today! Register online at

Questions? Call the education department at (315) 435-8511 x8559 or email [email protected].

One Day Zoo Camps

Ages 6-12 | 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Make the best of a day off from school! Play games, make crafts, and meet animals up close. Pizza party lunch included!

Daily Tuition: $65 per child | Members receive a 7% discount


School Break Zoo Camps

One Day Zoo Camps for Ages 3-12. Explore the zoo, play games, make crafts, and meet animals up close. Join us for one, two, or all 5 days!

Winter Break- Monday, February 20- Friday, February 24
Spring Break- Monday, April 3- Friday, April 7

Ages 3-5 | Morning and Afternoon Session
Morning Session: 9 a.m. - Noon
Afternoon Session: 1 - 4 p.m.
Tuition per Session: $38 per child | Members receive a 7% discount
All campers MUST be potty-trained to attend this camp!

Ages 6-12 | All Day Sessions
9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Monday through Friday
Daily Tuition: $55 per child | Members receive a 7% discount


Now offering meals for school break camps! Please pre-order lunches from Catering at the Zoo through our camp management system.


Summer Zoo Camp

Week-long day camps for children ages 3-16. Campers tour the zoo, meet keepers and animals up close, play games, make crafts and participate in many more fun activities.


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