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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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2020-2021 School Program Guide

To learn more about our programs and resources, download our 2020-2021 School Program Guide or view the Guide by clicking on the thumbnail below.

Virtual School's Out Camp

When school is out, Camp is in with interactive virtual sessions!

Campers will learn about the biology and behaviors of amazing creatures and the problems many animals face in the wild, and will discover ways to help wildlife and wild habitats.

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Virtual Homeschool Academy

Let the Zoo come to you as we take a bite out of online learning!

Students will discover the diversity of wildlife in a fun and interactive environment.

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Educator Soiree

This is a night of fun just for teachers to enjoy the Zoo after hours!

Meet Zoo Educators, network with fellow teachers, and learn about opportunities to bring the Zoo into your classroom.

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Scout Workshops

Scouts learn about animals, environmental issues and conservation.

Scouts learn about animals, environmental issues and conservation.

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Wild Encounters

Go behind the scenes with African elephants and Aldabra giant tortoises.

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Twilight Trek

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

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NightCrawler: Family

As the sun sets and Zoo Atlanta closes its gates for the evening, you and your family can go behind...

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Self-Guided Field Trips

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

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Virtual Field Trips

NEW this year, take a trip to the Zoo without getting on a bus! 

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Wild Walks

Take a walk on the wild side as Zoo educators lead you on a guided tour through the Zoo to discover amazing animals from around the world.

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

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