Lincoln Children's Zoo

Zoo Camps
Ages: 3 to 12
The wildest camps in town are at Lincoln Children’s Zoo! Each day campers will explore animal habitats, talk with real zookeepers, study animal behaviors and take part in fun, educational activities. Zoo Camps are led by skilled instructors who will guide your child through interactive learning opportunities and behind-the-scenes tours.
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Adventure Camps
Ages: 14-18 years
There is no better way to learn than through immersion. Adventures by Lincoln Children's Zoo transports you to global destinations where professional guides share their knowledge, animals are seen in their natural habitat, and adventure surrounds you.

From the moment your adventure begins you will experience nature firsthand. From snorkeling the coral reefs of Florida to setting sea turtles free in the ocean at Costa Rica, you will experience nature's wonder.

Prepare yourself for the future and take an expedition that transforms you. This summer embark on an Adventure by Lincoln Children's Zoo.
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Zoo Crew
Zoo Crew is one of the most successful and unique youth volunteer programs in Nebraska. Each year, 400 students entering grades 7 through 12 grades, gain important life and job skills through this volunteer program.
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Tots & Turtles
Ages: 2 to 3 years with a parent
Tots & Turtles is a six-week toddler/parent education program which will introduce your child to interactive environments filled with learning opportunities. Each week children and parents will meet a new animal friend and take part in activities designed to assist with toddler development. Each one-hour session is limited to 15 families to ensure individual attention. Curriculum for Tots and Turtles is created by a member of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums educational leadership team. Zoo staff members will lead each session along with a team of trained educational volunteers.
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