Zoo Atlanta will close early this Saturday, May 28 for Brew at the Zoo. Last entry is 1:30 p.m. 

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Think Zoo Atlanta is just for kids? No way!

There are so many things for teens to do that are so not boring. From getting up close with our animals to exploring career paths and racking up volunteer hours, come see what Zoo Atlanta has to offer you. We promise your experience will be worthy of a share on your favorite social media platform.

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Safari Camp: Summer Session

Explore the amazing living resources of the Zoo!

Campers will be immersed in hands-on learning about nature leading to a deeper connection to wildlife and wild places, all while having fun and making friends.

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Volunteen Program

Volunteers play an integral role in the advancement of Zoo Atlanta’s mission!

The Volunteen Program is an opportunity for teenagers to have fun volunteering at the Zoo while learning about the environment, wildlife conservation, community engagement, and professionalism.

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Wild Encounters

If you’ve yearned to get closer to the animals, now you can!

Behind-the-scenes experiences turn a trip to the Zoo into the chance of a lifetime with elephant, Aldabra tortoise, and lemur Wild Encounters.

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Treetop Trail presented by Kaiser Permanente

Take a walk on the wild side! The Zoo Atlanta experience climbs to new heights. 

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Twilight Trek

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

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A series of videos and activities for teachers, students and parents that explore concepts aligned with the Georgia Standards of...

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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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Virtual Experiences

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

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Enjoy this NEW free mobile game that transforms your home into the jungle with Augmented Reality!

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