Camps, classes and programs

Camps and programs at the Oregon Zoo enrich children and families with behind-the-scenes stories and up-close animal encounters.

Summer day camps – register now for 2014

Discover the wonders of the zoo and the natural world at a week-long summer day camp for children 4 years through entering 8th grade.  

Zoo Experiences

Zoo Experiences are short classes for children and adults. Held for two hours in the morning, they’re just the right time and length for children 3 to 8 years old.

Outdoor Family Camperoo

Check out what's new at the zoo. Bring your tent and sleeping bag and spend the night at the zoo with your family!


The zoo after dark is a lively place. Spend the night at the zoo with your group and join the tigers and bats in their nocturnal scene.