Camps | Tampa's Lowry Park Zoo
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Zoo School Camps

Unforgettable and Wild Adventures!

We are proud to offer the first (and only!) all-inclusive camp program in Tampa Bay. All camps include morning & after care, lunch, a free t-shirt and a ticket to visit the Zoo again.

Fun and adventure are calling!

The Zoo's all-inclusive summer camps provide unique experiences where campers may:

  • Feed a giraffe
  • Touch a giant tortoise
  • Get hand-to-fin with stingrays
  • And more!

Schedules vary depending on the grade level, instructor and weekly theme.

Important Information

  • Camps are for children currently enrolled in grades K-8.
  • Camp days are 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
  • Free extended care from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Daily lunch included. (Camper must bring refillable water bottle and two snacks)
Summer Camp Pricing
  5 Day
(M-F)
 3 Day
Premium Camps*
(Premium camps have a max class size of 12 students)
$320  --
General Camp (Zoo Member) 
(General camps have a max class size of 15-20 students)
$224
 $135
 General Camp (Non-Zoo Member) 
(General camps have a max class size of 15-20 students)
 $280
 $168
*Premium camps are indicated with an asterisk. For questions or to learn additional additional information about our camps call (813) 935-8552 ext. 268. 3 day camps are only available the week of 8/7 – 8/9.

Upcoming Camps:

Summer Camps Coming Soon!
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Tampa’s Lowry Park Zoo is operated by the Lowry Park Zoological Society, an independent 501(c)(3) charitable organization committed to excellence in education, conservation and research. The Zoo is accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA), and is featured among the “Top 25 Zoos in the U.S” by TripAdvisor (2015) and “10 Best Zoos in the U.S.” by Trekaroo (2015). The Zoo is located at 1101 W. Sligh Avenue in Tampa, one mile west of I-275 (exit 48) and is open seven days a week, from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. 

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