School Visits

Visit the region's largest living classroom.

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Bring The Zoo To You

Bring the excitement of the Zoo to your birthday party, school, library, place of worship, community festival, summer camp, company picnic, workplace, retirement community...

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Ask An Expert

Got a question about wildlife? Curious about a special creature? You've come to the right place!

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Spend The Night At The Zoo

Ever wonder what it would be like to spend the night at the Zoo? Grab your sleeping bag and join us for an unforgettable night

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Scout Workshops

The Zoo offers special daytime badge programs for girl scouts and boy scouts of all ages.

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Junior Nature Journey

Release Baby Turtles Back into the Wild
For children 8-12 and their families
10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Saturday, September 27, 2014
$35 members; $45 nonmembers


Join us on this adventure to the Wetlands Institute in Stone Harbor, NJ to experience one of the Zoo’s signature partnerships.  Families will enjoy this once in a lifetime opportunity to release a baby diamondback terrapin into the wild.  Bring a packed lunch and dress for the weather.  Families should meet at the Wetlands Institute at 10:00 a.m.  Snacks and drinks provided.  Please call 215-243-5254 to register.  For more information, email education@phillyzoo.org.

Summer Camp Spectacular

This summer experience the Zoo like never before. Sign up your child or grandchild for a wild adventure at the Philadelphia Zoo.

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The Philadelphia Zoo is proud to showcase the inspiring actions youth have taken to solve help make the lives of animals better.

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