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Camp Zoofari

Summer Camps 2018

Camp Zoofari is held rain or shine. Should the Houston Zoo close due to inclement weather, camp will not be held. To check on zoo closures, please visit the Houston Zoo main webpage, or check the Houston Zoo facebook page.


Camp Zoofari is SOLD OUT for Summer 2018.

Each camp includes guided zoo experiences, animal ambassador meet and greets, giraffe feeding, carousel rides, and more! Click the links below for more information on the topics available for each age group, and get a sneak peak by watching this video!

Have questions about camp? Please visit our FAQ page, found here!

Select Your Age Group

Ages 4-5 – Sold Out
Ages 6-7 – Sold Out
Ages 8-9 – Sold Out


Drop Off: 8:45 – 9:15 am
Pick Up: 3:45 – 4:15 pm
Half Day: 8:45 – 11:45 am


Gate 8 will open for Before Camp Program from 7:30-7:45 am and again for After Camp Program from 5:00-5:15 pm.
Costs per week:
Half-day camp (Ages 4-5 only): $200
Camps Ages 4-9: $300
Camps Ages 10-16: $470
Family Camp (2-days/per person): $150
All Access Camp (Ages 10+): $1000


Camp experiences are front-of-scenes for the safety reasons for ages 4-9 Where specifically indicated, camps in ages 10-16 have behind-the-scenes experiences. If you are interested in a behind-the-scenes experience for your child, please check out our Animal Encounters page!

Scholarship camp applications and information are available here. Scholarships will be available for select camp topics and dates.

Camp is not just for kids anymore! Check out our 2018 Camp Zoofari for Adults sessions when you register your kids for camp! Take a look at topics for 2018:

  • Primates
  • Sea Lions
  • Reptiles & Amphibians

Family Travel Program

Yellowstone: A Family Adventure

June 25 – 30, 2018

$2,275 for first family member. 
$1,375 for each subsequent family member sharing the same room.
Airfare to Jackson, Wyoming and return not included.
Group is restricted to 6 families.

 Yellowstone Family Adventure Itinerary 2018

Have questions? Ready to sign up for this trip? Contact us!

Additional Resources

Questions? Contact Us:
Education Number: 713-533-6739