Queens Zoo Education
Welcome
Welcome to the Queens Zoo Education store. You are just a few clicks away from purchasing and printing tickets for our youth and family education programs. We look forward to seeing you soon!

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Programs require Pre-Registration. Registration (excluding summer camps) closes 24 hours before the program start time.

Contact QUEENS ZOO EDUCATION at qzeducation@wcs.org or 800.433.4149 with any registration difficulties.
Family Programs
Fun experiences await the whole family at the Queens Zoo. Join us for exciting learning experiences throughout the year!
Please note: unless otherwise stated, tickets are per person. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Nature Club (all ages)
 
Join us for FREE sessions with the Queens Zoo Nature Club! We will host monthly sessions at the Zoo and in nearby parks, connecting families back to nature through unstructured, free-play exploration.

By completing this registration form, you will be entered into the nature club database and receive access to sign up for monthly sessions. All participants MUST complete this registration form to attend any sessions.
This program is for children of all ages.
Session 2019: Sun, Mar 24, 2019 - Sun, Jun 16, 2019 2:00PM - 3:30PM   UNAVAILABLE

 
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!

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.

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 multiple weeks without repeating.

Toddler Time Camp (2-3 year old with adult)
Regular Price: $175.00
Member Price: $150.00
Welcome to Toddler Camp, where we sing, dance, learn, touch, play, craft, and so much more! Everything we do in camp is inspired by animals- slither like a snake, bock like a chicken, run your fingers through soft fur, and play in the water like a turtle! Get a chance to explore exhbits and meet animals up-close during enounters in the classroom too!

This program is for one child aged 2-3 and one caregiver.
Session A: Mon, Jun 17, 2019 - Fri, Jun 21, 2019 9:30AM - 10:30AM   UNAVAILABLE

Toddler Time Camp 3 Day (2-3 years old with adult)
Regular Price: $90.00
Member Price: $75.00
Welcome to Toddler Camp, where we sing, dance, learn, touch, play, craft, and so much more! Everything we do in camp is inspired by animals- slither like a snake, bock like a chicken, run your fingers through soft fur, and play in the water like a turtle! Get a chance to explore exhbits and meet animals up-close during enounters in the classroom too!

This program is for one child and one caregiver.
Session A: Mon, Jul 1, 2019 - Wed, Jul 3, 2019 9:30AM - 10:30AM   WAIT LIST

Kinderzoo (Entering Pre-K4 or K)
Regular Price: $375.00
Member Price: $350.00
As we get older we discover all the ways humans are special, and at Kinderzoo, we will discover what makes all different kinds of animals special! With exhibit visits, animal encounters, games, crafts, and more, we will learn by having fun during this week long camp! Camp weeks A and B have different topics, so that your chld can enjoy two weeks of our exciting programs.

Session A - Animal Senses
A1 - June 24-28, 2019
A2 - July 22-26, 2019
A3 - August 26-30, 2019

Session B - Animal Movers & Shakers
B1 - July 8-12, 2019
B2 - August 12-16, 2019



Child must be 4 years old and entering PreK through K in the fall of 2019.

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.

Kinderzoo 3 Day (entering Pre-K4 or K)
Regular Price: $250.00
Member Price: $225.00
Session C - Animal Babies
Reptiles, birds and mammals, oh my! Let's learn how babies are raised depending on whether they're scaly, feathery, or furry! Reptiles and birds lay eggs while mammals give live birth, but who takes care of these babies after they hatch or are born? Let's find out together through exhibit visits, up-close animal enounters and hands-on activities!

Child must be 4 years old and entering PreK through K in the fall of 2019.

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 C: Mon, Jul 1, 2019 - Wed, Jul 3, 2019 9:00AM - 3:00PM   (12 AVAIL)

Week of Wildlife (Entering 1st or 2nd grade)
Regular Price: $375.00
Member Price: $350.00
Let's explore what it takes to survive out in the wild! Just like us, animals need shelter, food, and water to survive. Every animal plays an important role in the web of life! We will hide like prey, hunt like predators, search for special adaptations of animals in the zoo and so much more this week! Camp weeks A and B have different topics, so that your chld can enjoy two weeks of our exciting programs. All camp weeks include up-close animal enounters, visits to exhibits and hands-on actvities!

Session A - Who Eats Who?
A1 - June 24 - 28, 2019
A2 - July 15 - 19, 2019
A3 - August 19 - 23, 2019

Session B - Animals Like Us

B1 - July 8 - 12, 2019
B2 - July 29 - August 2, 2019


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 2019.

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: $375.00
Member Price: $350.00
Our world is constantly changing and just like animals, we play an important role in ecosystem health. How can we as humans help our animal friends? This week we will learn how we can be stewards to our local and global environments and gain a better understanding of our ambassador animals! Camp weeks A and B have different topics, so that your chld can enjoy two weeks of our exciting programs. Both sessions include up-close animal encounters, visits to exhibits and hands-on activities!

Session A: Healthy Habitats
A1 - July 22 - 26, 2019
A2 - August 26 - 30, 2019

Session B: Animals Through Time

B1 - August 12 - 16, 2019


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 3rd, 4th, or 5th grade in the fall of 2019.

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.

Junior Scientist (entering 6th-8th grade)
Regular Price: $375.00
Member Price: $350.00
Junior Scientists have an amazing opportunity during this week-long camp to think critically about climate change and how this may affect animals. Using the zoo, exhibits and up-close animal enounters as their inspiration, campers will simulate, build, incorporate technology, and have fun while conquering pressing issues of our time!

Campers must be entering 6th, 7th, or 8th grade in the fall of 2019.
Extended Care is available to add on during registration.
Session One: Mon, Aug 19, 2019 - Fri, Aug 23, 2019 9:00AM - 3:00PM   (18 AVAIL)