Summer Camp

REGISTRATION for 2022 coming soon!

WCS Education has your summer covered with fun, educational camp experiences! We provide unforgettable experiences for your camper including age-appropriate, hands-on activities, up-close animal experiences, time to explore the park and tons of educational fun that builds on campers' innate love for our wild planet.


Camp at the Prospect Park Zoo

In-person summer camp is back at the Prospect Park Zoo and it's going to be WILD! Campers will explore the zoo and learn about our animals like never before! This small-group experience brings all the fun of Zoo Camp with health and safety as a top priority. Scroll down for our camp schedule and descriptions! All camps run from 9:00a - 3:00p Monday - Friday each week unless otherwise noted.

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1st & 2nd Grades

The Fast & the Furriest

Campers will race around the world in this exciting week-long camp! Along the way, they will encounter challenges (like trivia, puzzles, and scavenger hunts!), designed to test their creativity, sportsmanship, and teamwork as we explore our zoo animals and learn about athletes of the animal kingdom. On your mark, get set, GO!

3rd — 5th Grades

Back to the Zoo-ture

Have you ever seen a wolf roaming Park Slope? How about a Wooly Mammoth in Windsor Terrace? Join us as we travel through time to discover Brooklyn backyard's natural history like never before! Campers will get up-close with amazing animals while exploring how their wild neighborhood has changed through the centuries - no DeLorean needed!

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Prospect Park Zoo will offer THE FAST & THE FURRIEST & BACK TO THE ZOO-TURE most weeks from June 21 - September 3. The week of July 6 - July 9 is a 4-day camp week and it will be prorated accordingly. We will not run summer camp the week of July 12 - July 16.


$540 members / $600 regular

$432 members / $480 regular*

*Prorated price the week of July 6 - July 9 only


Participants in this program will spend most of the day outdoors during a range of weather conditions, including heat, humidity, and precipitation, as well as travel over uneven, natural surfaces. Accommodations may be available.Please contact us for more information.

Please visit the Prospect Park Zoo Know Before You Go page to review park policies related to COVID-19.

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