Queens Zoo Education
Welcome
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Contact QUEENS ZOO EDUCATION at qzeducation@wcs.org or
(800)433-4149 with any registration difficulties.

Family Programs

Toddler Time (ages 2-3 with adult)
Regular Price: $175.00
Member Price: $150.00
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In this nature inspired series, toddlers & their caregivers will connect together with the natural world through live animal interactions, dramatic play, sensory stations, songs, & arts & crafts. Each week will provide wonderful opportunities for exploration around the zoo and help foster your child's inquisitive nature and independence.

One caregiver is required to attend with each registered child. Additional siblings are not permitted in order to maintain an appropriate and comfortable setting for the participants and flow of the program.

To register multiple children of the correct age, simply "Add to Cart" for each one separately.

Little Hatchlings (12-23 months with adult)
Regular Price: $175.00
Member Price: $150.00
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Start your child on a learning adventure outdoors. Classes with a zoo educator offer an introduction to animals and nature. Care givers and their child will explore the natural world through play and movement, sensory stations, songs, stories, and visits to animals in the zoo.

One caregiver is required to attend with each registered child. Additional siblings are not permitted in order to maintain an appropriate and comfortable setting for the participants and flow of the program.

To register multiple children of the correct age, simply "Add to Cart" for each one separately.

Pajama Story Time: Animal Super Powers (ages 4+)
Regular Price: $35.00
Member Price: $25.00
Come to the zoo dressed in your favorite superhero pjs and explore animal powers. Encounters with zoo animals like will show you how super they can be. Hike in the zoo using your night vision power and end your adventure with a snack and story.

This ticket includes one adult and one child. This program is for children ages for and up.
Session April: Fri, Apr 7, 2017 5:29PM - 8:00PM   (20 AVAIL)

Pajama Story Time: A Wild Time (ages 4+)
Regular Price: $35.00
Member Price: $25.00
Have your family meet our animal families! Hike the zoo, see animals up close, and discover why spring is great time to learn about young animals. Take a family picture and create a picture frame to commemorate your night! Snuggle up during snack and story time.

This ticket includes one adult and one child. This program is for children ages for and up.
Session May: Fri, May 12, 2017 5:30PM - 8:00PM   (19 AVAIL)

Family Breakfast Club (ages 4 and up)
Regular Price: $35.00
Member Price: $25.00
Join for an early morning treat. Each session will highlight an exciting topic that you and your children can learn about at the zoo.Come for one or all three. Explore the zoo, meet some animals up close and learn some ways that you and your family help wildlife in the city. Light breakfast will be served.
Session 1, March 19 - Outdoor Explorations
Session 2, April 23 - Earth Day Everyday
Session 3, May 21 - Bird Migration Day

Tickets include 1 adult and 1 child.

Family Overnight Adventures (4 years and older)
Regular Price: $125.00
Member Price: $100.00
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Have you ever wondered what you can see in the zoo at night? Join us for a unique experience exploring the Queens Zoo after hours. You and your family (children 4 and older) will be treated to fun-filled activities, such as learning about animal diets and preparing animal enrichment treats. You'll go on a late night walk in the Aviary and meet some of our animals up close. This exciting adventure is sure to create memories your family will treasure.

Bring your own tent, sleeping bags, and picnic dinner. Beverages, dessert, late-night snack, and breakfast will be provided. No need for alarm clocks, our vocal parrots will provide the wake-up call.

Overnights begin at 5:00 PM and end at 10:00 AM the next morning.
Pricing is per person and children must be accompanied by an adult.
Session June 2017: Sat, Jun 3, 2017 - Sun, Jun 4, 2017 5:00PM - 10:00AM   Available

 
Youth Programs

April Wildlife Science Camp (ages 4-9)
Regular Price: $350.00
Member Price: $300.00
Send you child to a wonderful spring adventure. Through scientific inquiry your child will explore the natural world at the zoo. Participants will conduct fun experiments, observe animals at exhibits, meet some animals up close and learn about their adaptations. Create and crafts other fun projects during the week.

This program is for children ages 4-9.
Session Session 1: Mon, Apr 10, 2017 - Thu, Apr 13, 2017 9:00AM - 3:00PM   (20 AVAIL)

 
Summer Camp
At the Queens Zoo Summer Camp, children will explore the hidden gems of the Americas! Campers will discover wildlife and wild places through fun and exciting investigations, games, animal encounters and crafts. Join us for a week long animal adventure!
Registration will be open to the general public on January 10, 2017.

All Zoo Camp experiences include:
  • Age appropriate, hands-on science activities
  • Up-close animal encounters
  • Visits from our Wildlife Theatre
  • Exhibit visits
  • Arts & crafts
  • Keeper chats
  • Camp t-shirt
  • Tons of animal fun!
Zoo Camp Options:
  • We are offering Sessions A, B, and C for some of our camps so that your child can attend three weeks without repeating.
  • Extended care is available from 3:00-5:30 PM after all of our camp sessions! If you would like to register, please do so by adding Extended Care to your cart during camp registration.

Toddler Time Camp (Ages 2-3 with adult)
Regular Price: $150.00
Member Price: $125.00
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Join us each day for an hour long opportunity for children and their caregivers to meet the wonderful furry, scaly, and feathery animals in the zoo. You and your child will explore nature through live animals, movement and musical activities, and crafts.

Sessions A, B, & C (Session C is the three day camp sold separately) are different from each other so you can choose to attend for three non-repeating weeks. Price is per week.

Toddler Time Camp 3 Day (Ages 2-3 with adult)
Regular Price: $100.00
Member Price: $75.00
Join us each day for an hour long opportunity for children and their caregivers to meet the wonderful furry, scaly, and feathery animals in the zoo. You and your child will explore nature through live animals, movement and musical activities, and crafts.

Sessions A & B (sold separately as they are full week camps) & C are different from each other so you can choose to attend for three non-repeating weeks. Price is per week.
Session Session C: Wed, Jul 5, 2017 - Fri, Jul 7, 2017 10:00AM - 11:00AM   (10 AVAIL)

Kinderzoo (Entering Pre-K or K, age 4 and up)
Regular Price: $425.00
Member Price: $400.00
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Animal Senses (Session A)
Campers will explore animal senses and adaptations! Crafts, hands-on activities, and animal guests are all part of the fun!


Animal Super Heroes (Session B)
Animals have some amazing super powers. Your own little super camper will explore animal habitats and adaptations! through craft, hands-on activities, and animal guests throughout the week.


Sessions A & B are different from each other so you can choose to send your child to camp for two non-repeating weeks! Price is per week.
Child must be at least 4 years old & entering Pre-K or Kindergarten in the fall of 2017.

Extended care is available from 3:00-5:30 PM after all of our camp sessions! If you would like to register, please do so by adding Extended Care to your cart during camp registration.

Week of Wildlife (Entering 1st or 2nd grade)
Regular Price: $425.00
Member Price: $400.00
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Animal Music (Session A)
Children will listen, learn and create as they explore music made by animal groups like mammals, reptiles, & birds. Each day is filled with exciting games, crafts and fun science explorations.

Zoo Academy (Session B)
Campers will graduate in the academy of fun and learning at the zoo. Each day camper will explore wildlife and wild places through exciting experiments, fun games and crafts.


Sessions A & B are different from each other so you can choose to send your child to camp for two non-repeating weeks. Price is per week.
Child must be entering 1st or 2nd grade in the fall of 2017.

Extended care is available from 3:00-5:30 PM after all of our camp sessions! If you would like to register, please do so by adding Extended Care to your cart during camp registration.

Zoo Explorer (Entering 3rd-5th grade)
Regular Price: $425.00
Member Price: $400.00
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Native Wildlife (Session A)
Campers will explore wildife in the zoo and in our amazing urban environment. Through activities like bird counts,exciting experiments and investigations of habitats in the park, campers will discover how valuable our native wildife is.

Zoo Detective (Session B)
Campers will spend the week searching for clues to discover amazing wildlife in the zoo. Each day is packed with investigations, interactive games, projects, and animal guests.

Mad Science (Session C)
Every day will be a wild adventure. Campers will explore wildlife through the lens of biologists, chemists and physicists through wild experiments and fun investigations around the zoo.


Sessions A, B, & C are different from each other so you can choose to send your child to camp for three non-repeating weeks. Price is per week.
Child must be entering 3rd, 4th, or 5th grade in the fall of 2017.

Extended care is available from 3:00-5:30 PM after all of our camp sessions! If you would like to register, please do so by adding Extended Care to your cart during camp registration.

Wildlife Maker Camp (Entering 6th-8th Grade)
Regular Price: $425.00
Member Price: $400.00
Campers will use our pop-up maker space to tinker, design, create and explore important wildlife issues. They will use everyday materials in exciting ways and through open-ended exploration and experimentation find creative solutions to real world concerns about the animals in our care.

Child must be entering 6th - 8th grade in the fall of 2017.

Extended care is available from 3:00-5:30 PM after all of our camp sessions! If you would like to register, please do so by adding Extended Care to your cart during camp registration.
Session Session A: Mon, Aug 14, 2017 - Fri, Aug 18, 2017 9:00AM - 3:00PM   Available

Junior Scientist (Entering 6th-8th Grade)
Regular Price: $425.00
Member Price: $400.00
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A Search for Life
Campers will spend the week exploring animal exhibits and wild habitats, conducting wild experiment and investigating behaviors of animals like our birds and bears. Through creative hands-on activities, campers will discover the amazing diversity of life in the zoo and our too.

Surf and Turf
Campers will become conservation scientists and explore animals on land and in the water. Each day they will learn about animals in the zoo through science experiments, behavior studies, exhibit design projects and more.


Sessions A & B are different from each other so you can choose to send your child to camp for two non-repeating weeks. Price is per week.
Child must be entering 6th, 7th, or 8th grade in the fall of 2017.

Extended care is available from 3:00-5:30 PM after all of our camp sessions! If you would like to register, please do so by adding Extended Care to your cart during camp registration.

 
Gift Certificates
Gift certificates can be used for any Education program at the Queens Zoo. (Please be advised that gift certificates purchased from the Queens Zoo store can only be redeemed for Queens Zoo Education programs.)
Gift certificates are not valid at any onsite gift shop or food vendor.
Gift certificates are non-refundable, cannot be reissued if lost or stolen, and cannot be redeemed for cash.
Certificates expire 1 year from date of purchase.

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