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Zoo on Wheels

Bring the Zoo to you!

Through direct introduction to wildlife, young children can begin their journey to becoming future stewards of the environment that we share with so many unique creatures.


At this time, to keep everyone safe and healthy, we are not accepting booking requests for offsite Zoo On Wheels programs for this summer.

If you have questions about other Educational programs being offered at this time, please reach out to or visit our Philly Zoo to You page you check out all we are doing currently!

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About Zoo on Wheels

Designed for early learners ages 3 to 8, Zoo on Wheels emphasizes the importance of cultivating empathy and connecting with animals at a young age! This interactive program engages your students for 40 minutes with live animals, role play, songs, and touchable biofacts. Zoo on Wheels programs address key curriculum standards in Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware.

40-minute program, up to 40 students $275
Additional same day, same site show: $100
Maximum 3 shows per day

Topics include:

  • Eyes, Ears, Nose and Toes: All about animal’s five senses
  • Fur, Feathers, Scales and Skin: All about birds, mammals, and reptiles
  • Around the World Safari: Meet animals from 4 different continents

PA – 7.1, 3.1a, 1.8
NJ – 5.1a, 5.1b, 5.1c, 5.3a, 5.3c
DE – Science 1, 8; Geography 2

Common core connection — Interdependent Relationships in Ecosystems: Animals, Plants and Their Environment

*Mileage fees apply for all programs
*Load-in area and parking space within 100 yards of your facility is required
*All outdoor programs are weather dependent
*Payment in full is due at time of booking.