Summer Camp

What do you get when you merge science exploration and hands-on fun?

CAMP AQUA! 

Dive deep into the wonders of the ocean. Experience up close animal encounters and behind the scenes fun! Camps are Mon - Fri from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. 

 

We want to keep your kids safe this summer and will be following all state health precautions to stop the spread of the COVID-19 virus. Class sizes will be limited. 

Planet Protectors

June 7 - 11, July 12 - 16

9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Ages 6 - 1 1

This camp is dedicated to our amazing planet! Campers will:

  • Meet the animals that share our planet and learn about what they need to be successful

  • Discover the rocks and minerals that make up our planet by hunting for gems and gold in at our treasure mine.

  • Explore the habitats all around us, learn how to create and take care of them at home with a Master Gardener!

  • Learn about amazing things people make out of recycled materials and make some amazing recycled crafts of their own

  • $240 includes camp t-shirt. $15 discount for annual pass members, siblings and multiple camps.

 

Fantastic Beasts of Shreveport Aquarium

June 21 - 25, July 19 - 23

9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Ages 6 - 11

This camp is perfect for those interested in learning the art of Magi-Zoology. Campers will:

  • Meet and feed some of the 'beasts' of Shreveport Aquarium

  • Hunt for fossils and learn about what fantastic beasts might have been based on fact.

  • Study the tales of legendary sea monsters from around the world, as well as write and illustrate their own.

  • Replicate ancient art forms like mosaics and stained glass to create their own beastly masterpieces.

  • $240 includes camp t-shirt. $15 discount for annual pass members, siblings and multiple camps.

 

Aquarist for a Week

June 28 – July 2

9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Ages 10 - 16

A week-long internship introducing students to a career in aquarium sciences. Campers will:

  • Be part of different aspects of aquarium operations

  • Learn from our aquarists how to clean tanks, prep food, conduct lab work, feed and care for the animals

  • Work alongside our educators to improve public speaking skills and share the knowledge with aquarium guests

  • $250 includes camp t-shirt. $15 discount for annual pass members, siblings and multiple camps.

 

Jr. Aquarist for a Day

June 18, July 9, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Ages 6 - 11

Hello fellow scientists, join us this summer as we dive into the brain of a marine biologist!

This one day camp packs all the best parts about being an aquarist, meeting and feeding some of our aquatic friends, games, crafts and more. $55 per day (no discount) 

Campers should bring a bagged lunch, filled reusable water bottle and sunscreen. Our staff are not allowed to apply sunscreen on campers.

Coming in from out of town for camp? Take advantage of our special $99 rate with Marriott Residence Inn just 1.3 miles away. No black out dates!

Book your corporate rate for Shreveport Aquarium

Participating properties:

  • Residence Inn Shreveport-Bossier City/Downtown

  • Use Rate Code: T1477

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SHREVEPORT AQUARIUM

601 Clyde Fant Parkway

Shreveport, Louisiana 71101

318-383-0601

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