Experience Zoo Atlanta
Don’t just see the Zoo. Do the Zoo! We offer a day full of ways to take your Zoo experience to the next level. There’s something for everyone to experience – see below for details.
All daily activities are subject to change due to weather, staffing or animal needs.
Free with general admission or Membership
Keeper talks and training demos
Check your Zoo map to find out where to meet a zookeeper or see an animal training demonstration. Visit the page to find out what’s happening the day of your visit.
Meet free-flying birds and animal ambassadors from around the world! Visit the page for show times.
Make new buddies in Outback Station, featuring friendly goats and sheep.
Little ones love our activity-packed KIDZone playground* and naked mole rat-inspired tunnel zone.
*The KIDZone Playground will be temporarily closed as of January 3, 2017. We apologize for any inconvenience.
Zoo’s CluesHelp Detective Clue Spotter the Otter crack the case with monthly mysteries geared toward 8 to 12-year-olds.
See our page to find out what’s happening the day of your visit.
Go behind-the-scenes to meet and feed an African elephant, giant panda or Aldabra tortoise in an adventure for your bucket list!
Wild Encounters start at $35 and run at specific times.
Keeper for a Day
Explore the Zoo with your toddler (ages 3-4) in this fun, hands-on experience!
Stroll through the Zoo with your little one (ages 0-2) on an early learning adventure!
Safari Day Camps
Learn about wildlife during your school breaks!
Visit some of Earth’s most iconic wild places on a climate-controlled journey to meet more than 70 species in state-of-the-art habitats featuring 60,000 gallons of water and 9,700 square feet of hand-crafted rockwork.
Ford Willie B. Conservation Center
Take a break inside and enjoy a great up close view of the gorillas.
Check out our Upcoming Events for more programs and events!