Camps, classes and sleepovers, oh my!
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Friends of the National Zoo offers educational programming for people of all ages through camps, classes, overnights, school programs and lectures. Undergraduate, graduate and professional training are offered through the Smithsonian-Mason School of Conservation.

School's Out Camp

When school is out, Zoo Camp is in session!

FONZ Birthday Parties

Celebrate your child's birthday with an unforgettable day at the Smithsonian's National Zoo! FONZ birthday parties are available to members with children turning 2 to 8 years old. Book a party today!

Classes at the Zoo

Go wild with children's classes at the Smithsonian's National Zoo. Fall programs for ages 2-14 are open for registration!