Summer Camps at Brandywine Zoo

About Brandywine Zoo
Summer Camps


 

To register, download a registration packet, complete it, and mail it to:
The Brandywine Zoo
Attention: Zoo Camp
1001 North Park Drive, Wilmington, DE 19802

If you are unable to access the registration packet online, please call
(302) 571-7788, ext. 200

For additional Zoo Camp information,
e-mail the Zoo at DNREC_Parks_ZooPrograms@state.de.us or call (302) 571-7850, ext. 209

For more information and answers to frequently asked questions, please download our Zoo Camp Handbook from the Zoo's website.

Payment & Cancellation Policy

Payment is due in full at time of registration for Zoo Camp.

A $25 fee will be charged for all cancellations up to April 30th.
Half refund for cancellations after May 1st; No refunds after June 1st.

Full Day Camps:
8:30 a.m. 4 p.m.
(drop off from 8 to 8:30 a.m.)
After care is available Monday through Thursday only, from 4 to 5:30 p.m. for $40/week or $20/day.

Mini Day Camps:
Campers must be potty-trained in order to attend. This means that campers must be able to use the restroom on their own.

Morning Session: 8:30 11:30 a.m.
(drop off 8 to 8:30 a.m.)
Afternoon Session: 1 4 p.m.
(drop off 12:30 to 1 p.m.)
Aftercare is available from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday through Friday AND 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday; no aftercare available from 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. on Fridays for $40/week or $20/day.

Between-session care is offered FREE from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. only to those that register for both morning and afternoon sessions of mini day camps!

Find A Camp at
a Different Park:

Our Camps


Mini Day Camp: Animal Babies

Session:
Saturday, July 14, 2018 to Friday, July 18, 2014
Camp Day: 1 4 p.m., drop-off 12:30 1 p.m.
Ages: 4 5 to 5
Cost: $One-week session: $120/$100 DZS
Both sessions/week:$200/$175 DZS per camper

About the Program: Learn about different animal babies, their parents and what it takes for them to grow up in a zoo or in the wild.


Mini Day Camp: Sensory Safari

Session:
Saturday, July 14, 2018 to Friday, July 18, 2014
Camp Day: 8:30 11:30 a.m., drop-off 8 8:30 a.m
Ages: 4 5 to 5
Cost: $One-week session: $120/$100 DZS
Both sessions/week:$200/$175 DZS per camper

About the Program: Spend the week on a sensory safari learning how both animals and people use the five senses to explore their worlds.


Mini Day Camp: Sensory Safari

Session:
Tuesday, June 16, 2020 to Friday, June 20, 2014
Camp Day: 8:30 11:30 a.m., drop-off 8 8:30 a.m
Ages: 4 5 to 5
Cost: $One-week session: $120/$100 DZS
Both sessions/week:$200/$175 DZS per camper

About the Program: Spend the week on a sensory safari learning how both animals and people use the five senses to explore their worlds.


Mini Day Camp: Animal Babies

Session:
Tuesday, June 16, 2020 to Friday, June 20, 2014
Camp Day: 1 4 p.m., drop-off 12:30 1 p.m.
Ages: 4 5 to 5
Cost: $One-week session: $120/$100 DZS
Both sessions/week:$200/$175 DZS per camper

About the Program: Learn about different animal babies, their parents and what it takes for them to grow up in a zoo or in the wild.


Spring Zoo Camp 2014

Session:
Monday, April 21, 2025 to Friday, April 25, 2014
Camp Day: 8:30 a.m. 4 p.m.
Ages: 4 13 years to 13
Cost: $55/day or $200/week
$45/day or $175/week DZS
After care: $40/week or $20/day; no after care on Friday per camper

About the Program: Each day will have its own zoo-related theme. Visit brandywinezoo.org for information and registration.


Animal Safari

Session:
Monday, July 21, 2025 to Friday, July 25, 2014
Camp Day: 1 4 p.m., drop-off 12:30 1 p.m.
Ages: 4 5 to 5
Cost: $One-week session: $120/$100 DZS
Both sessions/week:$200/$175 DZS per camper

About the Program: Travel the world on safari during our week-long imaginary trip. Explore amazing places like South America, Africa, Asia, Australia and the Arctic and Antarctic Poles.


Color Me Wild

Session:
Monday, July 21, 2025 to Friday, July 25, 2014
Camp Day: 8:30 11:30 a.m., drop-off 8 8:30 a.m
Ages: 4 5 to 5
Cost: $One-week session: $120/$100 DZS
Both sessions/week:$200/$175 DZS per camper

About the Program: Animals come in all shapes, sizes and colors. Learn about our colorful creatures, focusing on a different color each day.


Color Me Wild

Session:
Wednesday, June 23, 2027 to Friday, June 27, 2014
Camp Day: 8:30 11:30 a.m., drop-off 8 8:30 a.m
Ages: 4 5 to 5
Cost: $One-week session: $120/$100 DZS
Both sessions/week:$200/$175 DZS per camper

About the Program: Animals come in all shapes, sizes and colors. Learn about our colorful creatures, focusing on a different color each day.


Animal Safari

Session:
Wednesday, June 23, 2027 to Friday, June 27, 2014
Camp Day: 1 4 p.m., drop-off 12:30 1 p.m.
Ages: 4 5 to 5
Cost: $One-week session: $120/$100 DZS
Both sessions/week:$200/$175 DZS per camper

About the Program: Travel the world on safari during our week-long imaginary trip. Explore amazing places like South America, Africa, Asia, Australia and the Arctic and Antarctic Poles.