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Valentine’s Date Night Drop-Off

Here at the Philadelphia Zoo, we LOVE our members! This Valentine’s Day, take a night off from parenting while giving your children their own fun-loving evening!

Drop the kids off for a special, after-hours exploration of the Zoo! Our trained staff will supervise and lead your children through a fun-filled night including a live-animal show, exclusive zookeeper meet and greets, crafts, and a late night hike!

Cheese pizza dinner will be provided at the beginning of the program and nut-free animal crackers will be provided as a snack.


$45 per child (ages 4-12)

Kid’s Activities:

5:15-6:15pm: Pizza party and exploration in our historic Treehouse building

6:15-7:00pm: Live-Animal Show in Treehouse with a Zoo Educator

7:15-7:45pm: After hours visit to Small Mammal House and zookeeper meet/greet

7:45-8:15pm: After hours visit to Reptile House and zookeeper meet/greet

8:30-10:00pm: Wind down with Valentine’s crafts, snack, and a movie in Shelly Classroom while waiting for pick up