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Family Programs (Ages 2 and up with an adult)

Family Programs are developed to provide a learning environment for both adults and children about a variety of animal related topics. Each program includes guided tours of portions of the Zoo, theme-related activities, as well as an opportunity to meet animal experts and the animals that they work with.

Special Presentations
Special presentations by Zoo Staff or experts from other conservation organizations are given throughout the year on topics relating to wildlife from all over the world.

Day Programs
Programs developed for the whole family that occur during the Zoo’s open hours.

Extended Hours Programs
Programs developed for the whole family that occur either before the Zoo opens or after the Zoo closes.

Parent and Tot
Programs developed for children ages 2-4 with an adult and are offered as one and a half hour indoor programs.

If you would like to receive direct notification when new programs become available please send a request to be added to the advance mail list by emailing All members of the advance list will receive advance notice of upcoming programs as well as advance opportunity for registration.