The Zoo will close early on May 6 to prepare for our annual gala, The Beastly Feast. Last admission will be 2 p.m. and the grounds will close at 3 p.m.

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9:30 am - 5:30 pm
LAST ADMISSION 4:30 PM
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Thursday, April 27

9:30 am
Grounds Open
5:30 pm
Grounds Close
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Teachers

Hands-on approach to learning

Your students love Zoo Atlanta. Why not bring the Zoo into your classroom? We offer a variety of resources such as our ZooMobile, STEM guided tours and educator workshops. Education is key to our mission here at Zoo Atlanta. Thanks for helping us integrate nature into your curriculum!

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Professional learning

Zoo Atlanta offers a variety of professional learning opportunities for teachers throughout the year.

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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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Field Trips: Instructor-led

Receive an interactive, instructor-led presentation paired with up-close animal encounters and fun educational activities that take your field trip to the next level!

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Educator Membership

Special offers for educators Sponsored Admissions Program  Thanks to generous donations made available to Zoo Atlanta, a limited number of Title...

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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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ZooMobile

Can’t make it to the Zoo? Our team will bring the Zoo Atlanta experience to your classroom. 

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Cases for Conservation

Cases for Conservation are boxes filled with curriculum, biofacts and other unique Zoo-related materials.

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Educator events

Zoo Atlanta events include special animal demonstrations, storytellers, raffles, live music, discounted admission offers, and more.

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Sponsored Admissions Program

Thanks to generous donations, Zoo Atlanta is excited to offer Self-Guided Field Trips to a limited number of Georgia Title I schools for their students at no cost.

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