Tot Time & Zoo Academy

Tot Time

Please note: if the 9:30 a.m. class is full, we may add an 11:00 a.m. class for the same day. Please check your registration time when booking.

A program designed for children (ages 18 months to 5 years) and their parents to interact and learn about amazing animals together.

Tot time days/topics

Each class will:

  • Create an animal craft or build enrichment for a Zoo animal.
  • Meet a special animal friend.
  • See and touch bio-facts like feathers, shells, skin, and bones.
  • Discover fun facts about animals and nature.
  • Date Mondays & Tuesdays
  • Time 9:30am - 10:30am
  • Where Education Department (not Main Entrance)
  • Cost

    We accept debit/credit, check or exact cash.

    • Members: $4 per person.
    • Non-Members: $5 per person.
    • All children must be accompanied by a paying adult. Children age 0-17 months are free when accompanied by two or more paying participants.
  • Register

Please note: Pre-registration is required. You must purchase tickets or use your Zoo Membership to enter the Zoo after or prior to class. Classes take place rain or shine.

Zoo Academy

Zoo Academy is an education enrichment program, for ages 5-8, children and their accompanied adult are invited to join us for an afternoon of exploring animals and nature in a fun interactive and safe environment. This class will focus on the wild side of Education and the fascinating details of the life of animals.

Zoo Academy days/topics

Each class will:

  • Classroom lesson.
  • Create an animal craft or build enrichment for a Zoo animal.
  • Games and activities.
  • Meet a special animal in the classroom or on zoo grounds.
  • Hands on bio-facts like feathers, scales, fur, teeth and bones.
  • Discover fun facts about animals and nature.
  • Date Wednesdays
  • Time 2:30pm - 3:45pm
  • Where Education Department (not Main Entrance)
  • Cost

    We accept debit/credit, check or exact cash.

    • Members: $5 per person.
    • Non-Members: $6 per person.
    • All children must be accompanied by a paying adult. Children age 0-4 years are free when accompanied by two or more paying participants.
  • Register

Please note: Pre-registration is required. You must purchase tickets or use your Zoo Membership to enter the Zoo after or prior to class. Classes take place rain or shine.