Each adult education program (ages 21 and over) begins with drinks and light hors d'oeuvres followed by a tour with zoo educators and senior animal staff. One complimentary drink and light hors d'oeuvres are included in each limited-capacity program. Please let us know if a member of your party has special needs or mobility concerns when registering.
Pre-registration is required. These opportunities will fill up fast!
From sloths to fennec fox, the zoo is home to many species of nocturnal animals. Join us for a personal tour of the nocturnal animal area, including a behind-the scenes peek at the naked mole rat exhibit, where you will have the opportunity to meet some nocturnal animals up close and personal as we learn all about their nighttime adaptations. Don't miss this unique opportunity to go where few guests have gone before!
Join us for an exclusive after hours experience at the zoo focusing on our breathtaking tigers. Guests will have the once-in-a-lifetime chance to go behind the scenes at the exhibit and learn all about the care of the largest of the big cats from the staff who work with them firsthand. While on the Wildlife Trail we will also visit the Eurasian lynx exhibit and discuss their adaptations and care.
Join us for an exclusive after-hours experience at the zoo featuring our amazing Asian elephants, including a behind the scenes tour of Asian Elephant Preserve. Guests will have the chance to see our elephants up close and learn about the training and management of these majestic animals. We will also discuss the role the zoo plays in breeding Asian elephants to support conservation of this endangered species. This program will be an excellent opportunity to ask your questions about elephants from the staff who work with them firsthand.
If you are enrolled and you must cancel for any reason, your registration fee is nonrefundable unless a patron on the waiting list can fill the space. In the event the cancelled slot is filled, a 25% processing fee will be deducted from your refund. If there is no waiting list for the program you are cancelling, no refund will be issued.
We often add programs based on the length of the wait list. If the program you are interested in is full, please email or call Liz at 435-8511 ext 205 with the program name and the number of tickets you require. If a space becomes avaliable or we open another program, we will contact you.