Children's Museum - Zoo - Natural History Museum


Fun, Activities, Learning.

Summer camps are offered every year at Riverside Discovery Center for children of all ages.

Each camp will have a specific focus from animals to nature and will be filled with age appropriate activities, games and crafts that will help connect and teach children about nature and wildlife.

Camps at the Zoo

Lil’ Explorers








Thursday Mornings at 9:30

For children ages 2-5 and parent/guardian


Camp benefits:

 Introduce your child to interactive environments with learning opportunities
 Meet an educational animal
 Creative themed activities focused on toddler development
 Create a themed craft to take home
 Snack provided

Registration Form Here

Choose one or more classes when filling out your registration.   A check for full registration is required to complete your registration form. These camps fill up very quickly, so be sure to register as soon as you can!

Zoofari Banner

Zoofari 2016 is sold out, but look out for next year if you are interested!
Zoofari is a Riverside Discovery Center education program for youth, ages 13-17, who have an interest in the natural world and in gaining leadership skills. This summer Zoofari students will be able to:
 Assist zookeepers in caring for animals
 Help out with fun summer events
 Assist in exciting summer youth camps
 Be trained to handle a diverse collection of education animals
 Engage the public in conservation using education animals and biofacts
 Gain leadership skills, public speaking skills, enhance your resume, and have a fun fulfilling summer
 Every Zoofari student that meets the minimum standards of the program will get to visit the Denver Zoo together on August 13th as an end of the program reward!



Discovery Facts

Peregrine falcons are the fastest flying birds, and fastest animals, in the world.

They can dive at 200 mph.

Birthday Parties
Have a Birthday Coming Up?
Give your little explorer a birthday party they won’t forget!
We have birthday party packages, animal visits and more.
Click Here for More Info or Contact Us at 308-630-6236.