Minnesota Zoo 2022

Ages 8-19 

The Minnesota Zoo is excited to partner with the Autism Society of Minnesota (AuSM) to offer summer camp opportunities for youth with autism.


Ocean Odyssey
Ages 8-11

Dive into an underwater world teeming with sea turtles, sharks, sea dragons, and monk seals! Each day, explore a different ocean habitat including coral reefs, tide pools, and estuaries.

SUMMER – Consecutive Days

June 20-24, 2022 from 1-4 p.m.


Wildlife Agents
Ages 12-15

A crime has been committed! The victim…wildlife! Can you identify the perpetrator? Learn about the problems facing wildlife while learning the skills and tools scientists use to track down criminals. Put on your detective hat and join us.

SUMMER – Consecutive Days

July 11-15, 2022 from 1-4 p.m.


Wildlife Heroes
Ages 16-19

This camp is all about problem-solving! Engineers, designers, and scientists work every day to design solutions for wildlife. Test your skills with design challenges while learning about real-world conservation issues—around the world and right in your own backyard.

SUMMER – Consecutive Days

July 18-22, 2022 from 1-4 p.m.


Location of Each Session
Minnesota Zoo
13000 Zoo Blvd.,
Apple Valley, MN 55124

Cost Per Session
$225

Registration for these sessions opens on the Minnesota Zoo website for Minnesota Zoo members on Feb. 8 and to the general public on Feb. 15. Classes are expected to fill quickly. Click on the below button for more information. Scholarships also are available through the Minnesota Zoo. Visit mnzoo.org/scholarships for information.

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