Detroit Zoo Offers Summer Camps for Kids


ROYAL OAK – The Detroit Zoo’s summer camps for children will start June 24 and last until Aug. 16. Children ages 4 to 12 can participate in the Summer Safari camps that include tours, activities, games and crafts.

Parents can choose from a variety of weeklong half-day and weeklong full-day sessions geared toward specific age groups. Weeklong morning and afternoon sessions can be paired for full-day experiences.

Prices for the Summer Safari camp sessions range from $130 to $250 for Detroit Zoological Society members and $140 to $270 for non-members.

Parents can drop daytime campers off early or pick them up late to enjoy before and after camp activities. Early Bird drop-off starts at 7:30 a.m. and Late Owl pick-up runs until 5:30 p.m. Costs range from $6 for a single session to $60 for Monday through Friday mornings and afternoons.

Visit for class availability and to register. For questions, email or call 248-541-5717 ext. 3800.