Day Camps

Day Camps

Have a WILD time with Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium's day camps! Certified teachers will guide students through camps from one-half to five days in length with educational activities, tours, games and much more. Please contact our Education Department at (402) 738-2092 for more information.

Attention Parents: Please download this informational packet to answer important questions about our day camps.

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Winter Break Day Camps

Explore WILD animals and their natural habitats, interact with zookeepers, study animal behaviors, conduct fun experiments and become the envy of your friends at Winter Break day camp!

Please bring a sack lunch. Cost is $60.00 per child for Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium members and $65 for non-members unless noted otherwise. Specialty camps are $70 per child for Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium members and $80 for non-members.

Junior Vet - Identify symptoms, conduct exams, look at x-rays and more, just like a veterinarian. Campers will not have direct contact with animals, but will have an opportunity to meet one of our animal ambassadors.

  • Ages 5 - 7, December 29
  • Ages 8 - 11, December 28

Junior Keeper Aquarium (Speciality Camp) - Meet an aquarist and get an inside look at their role at the Zoo.

  • Ages 8 - 11, December 29

Oh Baby! - Take a closer look at some of the Zoo's newest and cutest additions and discover how they are cared for.

  • Ages 5 - 7, December 28


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