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A Wild Nature Experience for Children

  • American Flamingo

Snow Safari Day Camp

Who doesn't love a winter expedition, especially when there's a little learning involved? Explore and learn with Friends of the National Zoo this winter through camps and birthday parties. Snow Safari Camp runs from Dec. 27-30 for campers grades K-5. Registration for FONZ Premier Plus members opens Tuesday, Oct. 25, at 10 a.m., and for all FONZ members on Nov. 1.

Remember, FONZ members receive early priority registration and camp discounts, so don't delay, register your flock today!

Celebrate Your Child's Birthday at the Zoo!

Your children and their friends will have an unforgettable birthday as they put on their safari hats and join expert tour guides to explore the Smithsonian's National Zoo. Birthday parties last two hours and are for children turning 4 to 8 years old. Birthday parties at the Zoo are very popular, and dates often book up several months in advance. Priority registration for 2017 birthday parties opens Tuesday, Oct. 25, at 10 a.m. Learn more about hosting a party at the Zoo and plan your child's wildest birthday yet!