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On-Site Programs

Make your school or group visit even more memorable with an education program! On-site programs are offered free of charge and are on a first-come first-served basis. Please note, due to the popularity and numerous requests, there is limited availability.

Request an On-Site Program Program Topics

This form is just a request. Your program is not guaranteed until you receive confirmation from the Education Department.

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Education Center Program

Education Building B (Indoors)

Length: 30 minutes
Group Size: 10 - 30 individuals; Pre-K & K: maximum 15 kids

Meet an Ambassador Animal and explore biofacts. Potential touch opportunity: animal guest.

Education Pavilion (Outdoors)

Length: 30 minutes
Group Size: 10 - 60 individuals (No Pre-K or K)

Meet an Ambassador Animal and explore biofacts. Potential touch opportunity: biofacts; no touch opportunities with animal guest for groups over 30.

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Walking Tour

Length: 30 minutes
Group Size: 10 - 30 individuals

Explore some of the zoo’s animals with a knowledgeable guide from our Education Department. This unique walking tour experience offers insight into the animal world with engaging stories, interesting facts, and animal observations.