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Today

9:30 am - 5:30 pm
LAST ADMISSION 4:30 PM
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Tuesday, October 24

9:30 am
Grounds Open
5:30 pm
Grounds Close
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Adult Volunteer Program

Go wild. Become an Adult Volunteer! This program is the perfect fit if you’re looking to give back to your…

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Adventure Cubs (3 & 4 Year-Olds)

Join us for a program exclusively for toddlers and their favorite grownups!

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African Plains Talk

Animal Encounter

Let the Zoo come to YOU! A trained educator presents an exciting program using three live animals, biofacts such as…

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Animal Tales: Storybook Reading

Each storybook reading is followed by a tactile experience such as touching animal artifacts, exploring a themed sensory bin…

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Animals in Motion (1 & 2 grade)

Which animals fly? Who starts out as a tadpole? What are the basic needs of all animals? Set “animals in…

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Backyard Georgia (3 & 4 grade)

Strap on your hiking boots and join Zoo Atlanta on an adventure through the biomes of Georgia! After going behind…

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Beastly Basics

Explore animal characteristics and learn how animals meet their basic needs and care for their young. Students will also see…

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Bee-cause We Need Pollinators (grade 2nd)

Students will examine the sequence of life cycles and discover the important role of pollinators.

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Biodiversity (7-12 grade)

Visit Zoo Atlanta after hours and uncover why biodiversity is so important while exploring genetics! Biodiversity Explorers is intended for…

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Bird Watch

This program allows guests to learn more about our local bird species, the conservation issues they face and ways we…

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Birds and Reptiles

Hang out all morning with the Zoo’s fine, feathered flyers! Then venture over to spend some time with our friendly…

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Boy Scouts: Day

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Boy Scouts: Workshops

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Canopy Climber

Climb up through a canopy and then enjoy the slide down!

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Career Day

Students discuss various careers necessary to run a zoo. The program includes examining biofacts in a lively presentation featuring three…

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Career Day Talk

Running a zoo is a big job that requires the hard work and expertise of many different people.

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Careers & Conservation (10-12 grade)

Get an after-hours, behind-the-scenes tour of Zoo Atlanta and explore career opportunities within the Zoo and other environmental institutions. Our…

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Cases for Conservation

Cases for Conservation are boxes filled with curriculum, biofacts and other unique Zoo-related materials that can be checked out from the…

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Cassowary Talk

Meet one of Australia’s largest birds!

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Creature Connections

Students discuss the delicate balance of species in the food web by examining animal skulls and learning about predator and…

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Duiker Talk

Learn about the horned giants of the African savanna from the professionals who know them best.

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Elephants and Carnivores

This program is sold out for 2017. Check back for upcoming 2018 dates!

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Endangered Species

Why are many animals endangered, and what can students do to help prevent extinction? Students will see confiscated animal products,…

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Endangered Species Carousel

The Nabisco Endangered Species Carousel takes Zoo guests for a whimsical spin upon 38 hand-carved wooden animal figures.

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Epic Race (college/adults)

Grab your team for this epic after-hours scavenger hunt.

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Family Volunteer Program

If your family is looking to give back to your community while spending time together, learn more about our natural…

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Fantastic Flights

An interactive wildlife presentation featuring soaring free flights and the amazing natural behaviors of raptors, owls, parrots and many more….

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Field Trip & Lecture

The Zoo now offers multiple program offerings to supplement the college curriculum at a reduced rate. College groups of 10 or…

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Field Trips: Self-guided

Explore the Zoo on your own, and use our standards-based curriculum guides and grade-specific activities.

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Flamingo Joe’s

Check out Flamingo Joe’s in Flamingo Plaza open year around for classics like frozen treats, pretzels, beverages and more!  

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Flamingo Talk

Learn more on about our flock of Chilean flamingos with fun facts on their diet, behaviors and more!

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Forage Like a Kori!

Learn more about Kori bustards with this fun activity!

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Georgia Goes Wild

Students become immersed in the similarities and differences between mammals and reptiles from Georgia and around the world. They will…

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Georgia State of Mind (grades 3rd-4th)

Students will discover the similarities and differences in the regions of Georgia, the flow of energy, and roles of organisms.

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Giant Pandas (1-5 grade)

Discover China’s national treasure, the giant panda! Learn all about the pandas’ unique habitat, adaptations and favorite foods during this…

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Giraffe Feedings

Feed the giraffes from the Twiga Terrace!

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Girl Scouts: Day

Check back for 2018 dates and registration!

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Girl Scouts: Workshop

Have a wild time exploring the Zoo while earning Petals or Badges. Come with a parent or bring your entire…

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Global Grasslands (5 & 6 grade)

Become a biome biologist as you explore the grasslands of the world! Following your expedition, you’ll spend the night at…

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Gorilla Feeding (Habitat 1)

Meet a keeper, watch the gorillas get their afternoon fruit, and learn more about their care – a perfect chance…

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Gorilla Feeding (Habitat 1)

Watch a keeper give the gorillas their afternoon fruit, and learn more about their care – a perfect chance to…

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Gorilla Research Talk

Find out about the cutting-edge work Zoo Atlanta staff is doing to learn more about gorilla behavior!

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Groove Like An Animal

In this program, we’ll move and groove to music out in the Zoo to learn about the wide variety of…

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Ground Hornbill Talk

Meet and learn from a keeper responsible for the care of some of the Zoo’s most popular birds!

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Group Tours

GUIDED TOURS Guides lead your group on an exclusive educational experience, sharing fun facts and stories about our animals. A…

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Group Volunteer Program

Looking for a unique and WILD group service experience? Zoo Atlanta welcomes community volunteer groups to help support our public…

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HomeSchool Academy

Join Zoo Atlanta for an afternoon of learning and discovery designed specifically for homeschool students! HomeSchool Academy is a unique…

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Homeschool Field Trips

Bring your homeschool student to explore Zoo Atlanta on your own at a discounted rate! Add to the educational experience…

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Hoofstock and Carnivores

This program is sold out for 2017. Check back for upcoming 2018 dates!

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Internships and Externships

Internships at Zoo Atlanta are designed to provide training and professional work experience that will help you achieve your academic…

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Journey through Georgia (grades 7– 8th)

Students will explore Georgia’s natural wonders.

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Kangaroo Talk

Learn more about the Zoo’s largest marsupials and their fascinating adaptations for life in the Outback!

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KIDZone Playground

Play, climb, and explore our interactive KIDZone Playground!

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Lappet-faced Vulture Talk

Join a bird expert for facts on nature’s cleanup crew and be there for the vultures’ afternoon feeding!

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Living Lab (grades 9-12th)

Students will learn the research basics through hands-on, minds-on experience and explore the research conducted by Zoo Atlanta.

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Living Treehouse Aviary Talk

Watch as the spectacular birds of The Living Treehouse forage and feed!  

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Naked Mole Rat Playground

Kids can tunnel the naked mole rat way with an interactive play experience designed to mimic their underground lives.

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Nightcrawler: Birthday Parties

Happy Birthday to you! Come celebrate your birthday with us and have your sleepover party at the Zoo! Festivities include…

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Nightcrawler: Scouts

After the sun sets, Scouts can go behind-the-scenes to see what really happens at the Zoo after dark!

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NightCrawlers: Family

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On the Move

Do they hop, slither, run, climb, fly or swim? Students investigate how animals use different parts of their bodies to…

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Orangutan Feeding (Habitat 2)

Be there for the orangutans’ afternoon fruit feeding– a great chance to see these incredible apes in action!

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Orangutan Feeding (Habitat 1)

Be there for the orangutans’ afternoon fruit feeding– a great chance to see these incredible apes in action!

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Orangutan Research Talk

Find out about the cutting-edge work Zoo Atlanta staff is doing to learn more about orangutan behavior!

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Orangutan Talk

Meet a keeper and be there for the orangutans’ afternoon fruit feeding – a great chance to see these incredible…

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Otterly Cool

Located in the Asian Forest, Otterly Cool is the proud home of Mayfield Ice Cream. Beverages, popcorn and cotton candy…

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Pandamonium

Discover a variety of panda-rific gifts for panda fans of all ages. Offering a variety of toys, clothing and other…

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Petting Zoo

Make new buddies in Outback Station, featuring friendly goats and sheep!

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Reptile Feeding

Join an animal care professional to watch one of our reptiles’ regular feedings!

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Rock Wall

Climb to new heights on the rock wall!

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Scaly Slimy Snack Time

See reptiles at Scaly Slimy Spectacular being fed their meals, and learn about the adaptations that carnivorous, omnivorous, and herbivorous…

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School’s Out Session

School may be out, but Camp is definitely in! Zoo Atlanta offers a fun and exciting day of learning for…

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Self-Guided Field Trip: College

Book a Self-Guided Field Trip today at Zoo Atlanta’s best group rate!

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Shaggy, Scratchy, Spiky, Smooth (grades Pre-K)

Students will use their sense of touch to relate the tactile experience of texture to discover nature and animal body…

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Show Birds and Animal Ambassadors

Come meet dozens of birds, reptiles and mammals! Spend the morning with our amazing program animal ambassadors. In the afternoon,…

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Splash Fountain

Splash Fountain offers visitors an entertaining break as they cool down!

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Spring Break Session

It’s Spring Break. Go WILD! Safari Day Camp offers daily camps that bring out the animal in us all through…

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Staying Alive (grades K-1)

Students will use their senses and science tools to group animals according to their features and basic needs.

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Stick Your Neck Out

Learn about giraffe conservation!

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Stroller Cubs (0-2 Years Old)

Bring your little one on an early learning adventure as we stroll through the Zoo. Visit animal habitats, and meet…

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Student Day Pass

Need an option for your class to complete projects and research, but require greater flexibility in scheduling? The Student Day Pass…

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Summer Session

Summer is here! Safari Day Camp offers daily camps that bring out the animal in us all through hands-on learning,…

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The Grill Shack

Custom burgers and hot dogs!

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The Zoo Train

All aboard! Hop on for a ride on one of Zoo Atlanta’s family favorites – The Zoo Train!

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Treetop Trail

Zig, zag, climb and balance as you navigate a series of rope ladders, bridges, nets and tightrope-style foot lines.

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Volunteen Program

The Volunteen Program is designed for youth ages 14-17 and practices an experiential learning model focusing on development of leadership,…

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Wet & Wild (grade 6th)

Students will explore how animals develop adaptations to adjust to changes in the climate, such as the ways changes in…

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What Vertebrate am I?

What makes a mammal a mammal? Students learn the features used to classify vertebrates and practice classification.

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Who is my family? (grade 5th)

Students will explore animal adaptations and taxonomy through the sorting, gathering of information, and the development of their own dichotomous…

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Wild Encounter: Aldabra Tortoise

Meet the ancient giants of Aldabra Atoll. See, feed, and touch one of the world’s largest living tortoise species.

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Wild Encounter: Combo

Enjoy ALL available encounters and save 10%!

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Wild Encounter: Elephant

No creature looms larger over the savanna than the African elephant, and you’ll agree when one of ours comes over…

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Wild Encounter: Giant Panda

Meet and feed one of Zoo Atlanta’s world-famous black-and-white ADULT bears during an exclusive behind-the-scenes encounter! Meet at the giant…

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Wild Encounter: Lemur

Meet and feed some of the amazing primates that make the island of Madagascar one of Earth’s richest and most…

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Wild Encounter: Lion

Go behind-the-scenes for an up-close-and-personal and educational experience that’s truly unforgettable with the all-NEW African lion Wild Encounter.

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Wild Encounter: Lun Lun & Cubs

Are you ready for a one of those unforgettable moments?  For a limited time, go behind-the-scenes to meet Lun Lun…

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Wild Encounter: Warthog

Guests go behind-the-scenes to meet and feed one of the icons of the African savanna in Warthog Wild Encounters!

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Wild Features

Students compare the body parts of animals and humans and discover how we use senses just like animals do.

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Wild Planet Café

Wild Planet Café features all-natural chicken tenders, grilled chicken and hot dogs as well as pizza, burgers and salads!

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Wild Women

Learn about famous women in science!

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Willie B’s

Choose spicy or regular chicken tenders, pepperoni or cheese pizza and soft drinks!

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Winter Session

Come bundle up with the animals this winter break! Winter Safari Day Camp offers daily camps that bring out the…

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Wonders of Wildlife: Animal Show

An interactive animal experience highlighting the adaptations and behaviors of a variety of animal ambassadors, including mammals, reptiles and more.

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Zoo Atlanta Trading Company

Offers an eclectic mix of toys, games, books (including books in Spanish), puzzles, souvenirs and unique collectibles. A portion of…

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Zoo Tech (3 & 4 grade)

Children use high-powered microscopes, night vision scopes, and more to explore the Zoo after dark! Zoo Tech is intended for…

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Zoo’s Clues

Help Detective Clue Spotter the Otter crack the case with monthly mysteries geared toward 6 to 12-year-olds.

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