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Spring Break Camps

Join the ABQ BioPark for Spring Break camps!

2024 Camps

What better place to spend spring break than at the ABQ BioPark? Spring break camps are a fun way to keep your child engaged and in a creative environment. Camp activities include games, crafts, behind the scenes tours, and more.   

This year we are excited to offer a camp option to kindergarten and first grade students in addition to our usual camps for 2nd-6th graders. 

March 27-29, 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. for K-1st grade 

April 1-5, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. for 2nd-6th grade 

Prices and Registration

Kinder-1st grade camp: $90/$81 for NMBPS members

2nd-6th grade: $265/$250 for NMBPS members

What you need to know

  • An informational e-mail will be sent one week prior to your camp.
  • Please arrive by 9 a.m. Pick up is at 12:30 p.m. (half-day camp) or 4 p.m. (full-day camp).
  • Camps take place rain or shine, and some activities are outdoors. Wear layers of clothing.
  • Bring a lunch, snack and water bottle.

Refund Policy

Refunds are given if requested at least four weeks prior to the start of the first day of class, minus a $25 processing fee per class/per child. No refunds will be given if requested within the four weeks prior to the first day of class or once classes begin.



Questions? Please e-mail: [email protected], or call 505-768-3387.


Discover the Zoo

ABQ BioPark Zoo
Grades K-1

Wednesday March 27 to Friday March 29, 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Grab your safari gear and head down to the Zoo for new adventures! You’ll meet animals up close and tour the Zoo to learn about incredible critters from around the world. You’ll discover amazing animals from tiny frogs to enormous elephants and everything in between! Games, arts and crafts, and lots of fun and learning are all included in this half-day camp. 

Discover the Aquarium and Gardens

ABQ BioPark Aquarium and Garden
Grades K-1

Wednesday March 27 to Friday March 29, 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Join the quest to see, smell, hear, touch, and discover the wonders of nature in this half-day class. Participants will explore the botanic gardens and the aquarium through activities where they will do games, crafts, activities, and meet critters. 

Spring Wildlife Safari

ABQ BioPark Zoo
Grades 2-3, 4-6

Monday April 1 to Friday April 5, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Go on a safari at the Zoo! Join us for a fun-filled week where you will learn about wildlife in New Mexico and around the world. Discover hippo habits, listen to elephants rumble and search for camouflaged critters. Campers will learn all about what it takes to keep animals healthy and happy at the Zoo, discover amazing animal adaptations, and explore ecosystems. Zoo camps include up-close encounters with education animal ambassadors, keeper chats, and special guided tours.

Spring Bosque Ocean Adventure

ABQ BioPark Aquarium and Botanic Garden

Grades 2-3, 4-6

Monday April 1 to Friday April 5, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Explore with us as we connect New Mexico to the oceans and what role plants play in the ecosystems along the way. Fill your senses with amazing plants, discover the realm of bugs, uncover the secrets of invertebrates in a pond, and beyond! Learn and practice how scientists help endangered species with staff in the aquarium and botanic garden.