Explore nature. Discover wildlife. Meet exotic creatures.


Summer Zoo Camp is now enrolling.

Weeks 1 through 7 and Week 9 are currently accepting registrations.
Week 8 is FULL but we are creating a wait list for interested parties.

Please email the education department at education@forestparkzoo.com or call us at 413-733-2251, ext. 305 with any questions.

Looking to go a little wild during YOUR SCHOOl break?


9 a.m. to 3 p.m daily during school breaks for 6 to 13 year olds.

Activities include:

  • Animal Circle - meet a new highlighted animal each day
  • Diet Prep Demonstrations - see what goes into preparing diets for over 150 animals at The Zoo
  • Enrichment Activities - create toys and foraging games for the goats, sheep, birds and other animals!
  • Scavenger Hunts
  • Arts & Crafts
  • And much more


  • Nonmembers 1 week session: $220 
  • Members 1 week session: $200 
  • Daily rates: $55 nonmember/ $50 member
  • Before and after-care available: $10 per day, each


  • Please send campers in weather-appropriate clothes each day. Zoo Camp spends most of the day outdoors!