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Do you want to learn something wild?

Zoo Atlanta offers hands-on, minds-on learning experiences for all ages.  Whether you come to the Zoo or the Zoo comes to you, you’re in for a wild adventure.

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School Program Guide

To learn more about our programs and resources, download our School Program Guide or view the Guide by clicking on the thumbnail.

2021 Educator Poster Highlight

Eastern Indigo Snake Conservation Project

Zoos play a unique and vital role in today’s complex world of conservation. As global leaders in biodiversity preservation and drawing upon our animal expertise, Zoo Atlanta works to save species and their wild environments around the globe and partners with conservation organizations to expand reach and competency. Check out this year’s Conservation Poster for more information. 

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NightCrawler Overnights

Spend the night at Zoo Atlanta and embark on a nocturnal adventure you won’t soon forget! 

Programs feature interactive activities, Zoo tours, animal encounters and opportunities to learn more about wildlife and wild places. Available for families, school groups and more!

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Fall HomeSchool Academy

Join Zoo Atlanta for a morning of learning and discovery designed specifically for homeschool students! 

HomeSchool Academy is a two-hour program that allows students to explore animal and science concepts in an engaging, interactive environment.

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Educator Soiree

Teachers, enjoy an evening just for you!

On October 9, teachers can stroll the Zoo after hours and get up close to wildlife with animal encounters and keeper presentations.

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Safari Camp: School’s Out

When school is out, Camp is in! We are here to engage and excite your young learners ages 5-11.

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Self-Guided Field Trips: School Groups

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

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Twilight Trek

Ever wonder what the animals are up to after the sun goes down?

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Adventure Cubs

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

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Wild Encounters

Behind-the-scenes experiences turn a trip to the Zoo into the chance of a lifetime.

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Zoomobile Outreach

Let the Zoo come to YOU! A trained educator presents an exciting program using live animals, biofacts, and fun activities for your students.

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Membership pays for itself in as few as two visits per year!

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