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Dive Into Fun at Camp Aqua at Shreveport Aquarium

What do you get when you merge science exploration and hands-on fun? Find out this summer at Camp Aqua at Shreveport Aquarium. Campers will discover the wonders of the ocean, experience up close animal encounters and go behind the scenes to get up close and personal with sharks, eels, and a host of other sea creatures. Handfeed the rays, touch the jellyfish and learn all about how these animals adapt and survive in their environment.

NEW Fins & Fidgets Camp!

Ages 6 - 11

Do you love slime and spinners? Orbeez and oblek? Stress balls and slinkies? Klickers and clappers? Are you a Poppit PRO?! Come fidget with the FINest fish in town at Camp Aqua’s Fins and Fidgets!

  • Explore all of the motions in the ocean in this weeklong Fidget Fest!

  • Create fidget-themed art, use recycled materials to design cool, one-of-a-kind fidgets

  • Learn all about the enrichment toys and treats that the animals of the aquarium enjoy

  • Explore the aquarium and play fidgety fun games

  • $15 discount for members, siblings or multiple camps (full/half day only)

Full Day $250, June 13 - 17, 9 a.m to 4 p.m.

Half Day $140, July 25 - 29, 9 a.m. to noon

Single Day $60, July 8, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Junior Aquarists Camp!

Ages 6 - 11

Greetings Scientists! If you’re itching to get your hands dirty and learn what it takes to be a marine biologist, join the ranks of the JUNIOR AQUARISTS!

  • Conduct experiments to learn about the animals that call the ocean home

  • Work in our labs and perform dissections

  • Interview real aquarists, divers and marine biologists

  • Prepare food and help feed hundreds of hungry fish

  • Create animal art and play ocean games

  • $15 discount for members, siblings or multiple camps (full/half day only)

Full Day $250, June 20 - 24 and July 11 - 15, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Half Day $140, June 6 - 10, 9 a.m. to noon

Single Day $60, June 3, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Half-day and full-day camps include camp t-shirt. Please bring reusable water bottle and a lunch (full day camps). Snacks will be provided.

“Shreveport Aquarium is a great resource for ocean education and conservation,” say Destiny Garica, General Manager. “It is our goal to introduce people of all ages to the wonders of aquatic life to spark compassion and curiosity for conservation and sustainability. Campers are not only going to have a blast in our program, but they are going to learn about things they can do that will have a positive impact on our planet and will be empowered to work toward building a more sustainable future.”

Shreveport Aquarium is located at 601 Clyde Fant Parkway in Downtown Shreveport. For more information or registration visit

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