ZOO CAMPS

When school is out, Zoo Camp is in!

Zoo Camps teach children about wildlife, introduce them to zoological conservation, and help them make new friends. Our education team is excited to welcome your future zoologists to our park as we participate in fun-filled single-day or week-long camps at the St. Augustine Alligator Farm Zoological Park. Browse camps below and register today!

For more information, call (904) 824-3337 or email education@alligatorfarm.com.

Zoo Camp at the St. Augustine Alligator Farm

SINGLE-DAY CAMPS

Single-day Zoo Camps are open for students ages 6 to 10. Lunch and snacks are provided, or campers may bring their own. Please have your camper bring a small bag with anything they may need for the day. Suggested pack list: water bottle, closed-toe shoes, weather and outdoor camp appropriate clothing, jacket (if needed), lunch and snacks (if needed), daily medications.

CAMP INFORMATION:

Time: 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Dates: January 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 15th and February 19th.
Price: $50 members, $55 non-members

SUMMER WEEK-LONG CAMPS

Week-long Zoo Camps are open for students ages 6 to 10. For students 10 – 14, check out our Venture Camp! Lunch and snacks are provided, or campers may bring their own. One camp shirt is provided for the week, and additional shirts are available for purchase. Please have your camper bring a small bag with anything may need for the day. Suggested pack list: water bottle, closed-toe shoes, weather and outdoor camp appropriate clothing, jacket (if needed), lunch and snacks (if needed), daily medications.

CAMP INFORMATION:

Time: 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Dates: See session dates below.
Price: $300 members, $330 non-members

  • ZOORASSIC PARK

  • $JUNE 3–7/mo
  • Ever wonder what a zoo full of dinosaurs would look like? Get ready to let that roar out, as campers will join us in checking out some of our “living dinosaurs” and learning about their ancient history!
    SOLD OUT!
  • JR. ZOOKEEPER Session I

  • $JUNE 10-14/mo
  • St. Augustine Alligator Farm’s most popular camp is back for more weeks than ever before! It’s time to jump into the world of zookeeping! In this camp, we will study the habits and behaviors of our zoo’s residents. Campers will observe our ambassador animals, learn about training, and discover what animals need to lead healthy, fulfilling lives here at our park.
    SOLD OUT!
  • ICKOLOGY

  • $JUNE 17-21/mo
  • Does your camper enjoy the “yuk” side of science? In our grossest camp ever, we will dive right into the stinky, slimy, and dirty animal world. This camp is very hands on, so make sure your camper is ready to roll their sleeves up and get down and dirty at the Alligator Farm!
  • JR. ZOOKEEPER Session II

  • $JUNE 24-28/mo
  • St. Augustine Alligator Farm’s most popular camp is back for more weeks than ever before! It’s time to jump into the world of zookeeping! In this camp, we will study the habits and behaviors of our zoo’s residents. Campers will observe our ambassador animals, learn about training, and discover what animals need to lead healthy, fulfilling lives here at our park.
    SOLD OUT!
  • JR SCIENTIST

  • $JULY 1-5/mo
  • Calling all junior scientists! Help us explore the natural world and talk about the natural processes by completing experiments based around botany zoology, paleontology and more!
  • JR. ZOOKEEPER Session III

  • $JULY 8-12/mo
  • St. Augustine Alligator Farm’s most popular camp is back for more weeks than ever before! It’s time to jump into the world of zookeeping! In this camp, we will study the habits and behaviors of our zoo’s residents. Campers will observe our ambassador animals, learn about training, and discover what animals need to lead healthy, fulfilling lives here at our park.
    SOLD OUT!
  • ARTSY ANIMALS

  • $JULY 15-19/mo
  • Can animals make art worthy of framing in your house? What about other types of arts like singing, dancing, and theater? This week campers will learn about the artistic creations made by animals in the wild, and how being an artsy animal can help them survive.
  • JR ZOOKEEPER Session IV

  • $JULY 22-26/mo
  • St. Augustine Alligator Farm’s most popular camp is back for more weeks than ever before! It’s time to jump into the world of zookeeping! In this camp, we will study the habits and behaviors of our zoo’s residents. Campers will observe our ambassador animals, learn about training, and discover what animals need to lead healthy, fulfilling lives here at our park.
  • EXTREME ADAPTATIONS

  • $JULY 29-AUG 2/mo
  • Can you swing like a Lemur? Swim as quickly as an alligator? Animals have special adaptations designed to help them thrive in even the harshest conditions. Campers will discover some extreme adaptations and understand how they help animals of all orders survive in their environment.

Attention Alligator Farm Members: When purchasing Zoo Camps, please log in to see your membership discount reflected in your cart. 

All Zoo Campers must follow zoo rules. Campers must: wear closed-toe shoes with a back (no clogs/Croc-like shoes); follow the instructions given by zoo staff; take part in all scheduled activities; stay with the group at all times; be respectful of others including staff, other campers, and animals; keep their hands, feet, and objects to themselves. No running or horseplay is permitted. Before and aftercare are not provided.