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Parents, Kids and Families


Wild fun for the whole family

Zoo Atlanta is the perfect place for creating memorable family experiences. See the joy in your little one’s face as they interact with their favorite animals. Create a family tradition by visiting our seasonal events like Boo at the Zoo. Or, bring the family closer by volunteering together. Check out everything Zoo Atlanta has to offer and start building family memories that last a lifetime.

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NightCrawler Overnights

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

This program is designed for families with children ages 6+ and features interactive activities, team challenges, Zoo tours and opportunities to learn more about wildlife and wild places.

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Safari Camp: School's Out Session and Summer Session

Safari Camp provides an immersive, educational experience in a unique setting.

School’s Out Session is available during school breaks with dates this November, December and beyond. Don’t miss Summer Session registration, opening January 26, 2022! 

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HomeSchool Academy

A morning of learning and discovery for homeschool students! 

HomeSchool Academy is a two-hour program that allows students to explore animal and science concepts in an engaging, interactive environment. Programs are grade-appropriate and include hands-on, minds-on activities and Zoo tours that hone students’ STEM skillsets in a collaborative environment.   

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Adventure Cubs

A morning of exploration, learning and fun!

Embark on a new journey each month with a Zoo Educator as families get to learn and play together.

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Wild Encounters

Behind-the-scenes experiences with some of our wildest residents turn a trip to the Zoo into the chance of a lifetime.

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Zoo Atlanta offers Scouts the opportunity to work toward badges while exploring the Zoo.

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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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Virtual experiences

Learn more about ways to get involved with Zoo Atlanta from your own home!

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Spark your curiosity and discover the surprising ways humans and animals are connected to the world around us!

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Giraffe Feeding

Feed the giraffes from Twiga Terrace! Be humbled by Earth’s tallest living land mammals, and hand-feed them part of their regular diet. 

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