Hippo baby and mother floating in pool.

Kids Programs

Hippo mother and baby

Kids Programs

KinderZoo

Trek through the Zoo with your favorite adult to visit some of our favorite animals before the Zoo opens for the day.

Summer Camp

Explore the wonderful world of animals through Summer Camp adventures at the Zoo.

Zoo Corps

Zoo Corps teens talk to Zoo guests about animal care, local San Diego habitats, wildlife conservation, saving species, and more!

Aussie Outback Birthday Bash

Celebrate your child’s birthday at the Zoo! From entertainment to cake, we'll take care of the logistics—all you need to do is get ready to have a wild celebration!

Zoo InternQuest

Zoo InternQuest teens explore the world of specialized careers in wildlife conservation and report their discoveries online. 

Giant panda Bai Yun and cub.
Wildlife Conservancy

ADOPT A GIANT PANDA

A pair of giraffes against a Kenyan landscape.
CITIZEN SCIENCE

GIRAFFE SPOTTERS WANTED

HELP RESEARCHERS SAVE WILDLIFE
Baby elephant being fed by a caretaker at Reteti Elephant Sanctuary
ZOONOOZ

TRAILBLAZING CONSERVATION

TINY TUSKERS GET A SECOND CHANCE
Red panda hanging onto tree branch.
BEAUTIFUL AND ENDANGERED

THE PANDA IN RED

Hamadryas family in front of an African sunset.
JUNE 16-SEPT 2

NIGHTTIME ZOO

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Hotel with pool
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