Motion Picture and TV Filming

Zoo Atlanta welcomes and is pleased to consider motion picture and television productions that meet the parameters of our unique setting. Review our image gallery for highlights of one-of-a-kind locations throughout our grounds.

Submit an inquiry

Interested in Zoo Atlanta as a filming location? We’d love to hear from you! Use this form to submit an online inquiry. This form is required to initiate Zoo Atlanta’s consideration process. Please allow up to three business days to be contacted concerning your inquiry, and please note that incomplete or missing information will delay this process.

Submit an inquiry 

Review our location filming guidelines

As the home of more than 1,000 animals, and as the stewards of 40 acres of grounds hosting irreplaceable animal and botanical life, Zoo Atlanta expects all productions to adhere to established guidelines protecting the safety of our living populations, Members, guests, and team members.

Zoo Atlanta reserves the right to deny consideration of any production which does not align with our mission, vision, and values; which is counter to our family-friendly environment; or which portrays accredited zoological institutions or wildlife in an inappropriate light.

Review our location filming guidelines and a sample location agreement here.

Zoo Atlanta’s base location fee is $10,000 per 12-hour day of filming. Location fee quotes may change or be increased based on the complexity and needs of the project and its impact on Zoo operations.

Review guidelines (PDF)