Virtual Summer Zoo Camps

Looking for a wild experience for a young learner this summer? Connect with the Minnesota Zoo from anywhere! Our Virtual Summer Camp, designed for youth in Kindergarten through 6th grade, provides campers with a window into the natural world—connecting them to animals, nature, and the Zoo in a meaningful way. The Minnesota Zoo engages your camper with a mix of live, interactive, and at-home activities, featuring some of the Zoo's most beloved animals and exhibits. Each week-long Virtual Summer Camp session provides an opportunity for campers to explore their curiosity, creativity, and empathy in a fun and unique way that only the Minnesota Zoo can offer!

Camp Registration Dates

Online registration for virtual camps is now open.

Online Registration Opens:
February 8 at 10 AM for Members of the Minnesota Zoo
February 15 at 10 AM for the General Public

Camp Descriptions

For more camp information and descriptions, click on the camp below or take a look at our Zoo Camp catalog. Click on the registration buttons below to register.

Grades K to 2 VIRTUAL Week-long Camps

Times: Attend both Live ZOOM sessions each day: 10:00 am–10:30 am and 11:00 am–11:30 am
Fees: $120 ($100 for Zoo members)

Under the Sea (Virtual Camp)

Discover the world of sharks, rays, fish, and other ocean creatures living at the Zoo. There’s nothing more important than fins, scales, and scutes.
June 26-30
July 10-14

Animal Secrets (Virtual Camp)

What’s the secret behind animal “tricks” like playing dead, rolling into a ball, and showing off? Discover how animals are designed to be masters of deception.

July 17-21

July 24-28

Grades 3 to 6 VIRTUAL Week-long Camps

Times: Attend both Live ZOOM sessions each day: 9:00 am–9:30 am and 11:00 am–11:30 am
Fees: $120 ($100 for Zoo members)

Ocean Adventures (Virtual Camp)

See the ocean in a whole new way! Featuring the stars of Discovery Bay, which includes different sea turtles, sharks, sea stars, and more!
June 26-30
July 10-14

Zoo Careers (Virtual Camp)

Meet Zoo professionals, participate in activities that naturalists, zookeepers, and zoologists do, and find out how to get on the path toward a rewarding zoo career.
July 17-21
July 24-28

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