Zoo Camp Programs

Zoo camp will immerse your keiki in the vast and unique world of animals. Campers will gain a wealth of knowledge about different animals and the environments in which they live. A different theme is highlighted each week and campers learn through hands-on lessons complete with biofacts, interactive activities, crafts and games. Our camps are broken up into three age groups and curriculum is designed to meet Hawaii’s K-12 education standards.

***Please note in our Summer Zoo Camp Program, we will accept ages 5 – 11 to participate in our keiki camps!

Keiki ages 5 & 6 will register for the Menehune camp.
Keiki ages 7 & 8 will register for the ‘Imi loa camp.
Keiki ages 9 – 11 will register for the Koa camp



Registration opens to members on Friday, February 15th (12am). Registration closes on Thursday, March 14th (3pm).

Registration opens to non-members on Monday, February 18th (12am). Registration closes on Thursday, March 14th (3pm).


Registration opens to members on Friday, March 29th (12am). Registration closes the Thursday before each session begins (3pm).

Registration opens to non-members on Monday, April 1st (12am). Registration closes the Thursday before each session begins (3pm).


Choose from 2 sessions:

March 18th – 22nd

March 25th – 29th

Choose from 12 sessions:

June 3rd – 7th

June 10th – 14th

June 17th – 21st

June 24th – June 28th

July 1st – July 5th (no camp on July 4th)

July 8th – July 12th

July 15th – July 19th

July 22nd – July 26th

July 29th – August 2nd

August 5th – August 9th

August 12th – August 16th

August 19th – August 23rd


Our Summer Session Themes (for more details on the themes please click here!):

June 3-7: What’s for Lunch
June 10-14: Animal `Ohana
June 17-21: Animal Olympics
June 24-28: Make Someone Happy
July 1-5 (No camp July 4): Animal Artists
July 8-12: Wild Hawai`i
July 15-19: Under the Sea
July 22-26: Summer Science
July 29-August 2nd: Animal Adaptations
August 5-9: The Most Extreme
August 12-16: Summer Science
August 19-23: Trip Through Time

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8AM – 2:30PM
$310/week $360/week
2:30PM – 5:30PM
$60/week $70/week
HOT LUNCH $50/week $50/week

Have any questions?

Frequently Asked Questions

Our camps fill up quickly, If the date and age group you are interested in is not available please email education@honzoosoc.org to be automatically added to our waitlist. Please include your Name, Childs Age, Program Start Date, and a contact number for us to reach you at. Mahalo!


A junior leader supports the Zoo Society’s Camp programs by helping the instructors with classroom activities and excursions on Zoo grounds. They provide extra attention to campers and assistance with projects such as wildlife journals, arts & crafts, and science-based lesson plans. Junior Leaders are normally graduates of Camp Koa who have demonstrated leadership among their peers and an affinity for conservation education. For more information please email scarlos@honzoosoc.org

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