Children & Family Experiences

We offer fun experiences for your child or the whole family! Click on the images for more information and available sessions.

All programs include:

  • General admission to the park
  • Special opportunities with animals
  • Hands-on activities for the whole family
  • Unique experiences beyond the regular visit
  • A Conservation Educator to act as your knowledgeable guide

Fall & Winter programs go on sale mid-July and Spring programs go on sale on Cyber Monday. Check back often for new experiences and dates or sign up for our newsletter for monthly updates and special offers!

Jr. Zoo Club

A new way to enjoy the zoo! Enjoy meeting animals, hearing stories, and playing in our Discovery Center without the crowds any Sunday morning and afternoon.

$12.50 / $10 WCS Members

0 - 6 years
Sundays, Sept 29, 2019 - Apr 12, 2020
10:15am and 3:15pm

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Keeper for a Day

This program is packed full of special experiences for the entire family. Your keepers in training will meet animals up close, make animal enrichment, and learn what it takes to be a wild animal keeper in this new monthly workshop.

$36 / $30 WCS Members

5 and up
Reptiles: Sat Mar 7, 2020
Sea Lion: Sat Apr 4, 2020
Barn: Sat May 2, 2020

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Baboon Breakfast

The whole family will enjoy time with a wild troop of baboons! Visit the zoo early, meet animals up-close, and make a special treat for these amazing primates.

$30 / $25 WCS Members

All ages
Spring Fever: Sun Apr 19, 2020 9:00am

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Stroller Safari Series

Discover animals through movement, music, and play. You and your child will make new friends and grow their natural curiosity while enjoying early access to zoo exhibits and chances to meet animals up close.

$220 / $176 WCS Members

0 - 5 years
Tuesdays, Feb 25 - March 31, 2020 9:30am

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Mother's Day Breakfast

Celebrate Mother's Day at the Zoo with themed activities, a light breakfast, animal encounters, and early entry to the zoo.

$30 / $24 WCS Members

All ages
Sun May 10, 2020 9:30am

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School Break Camp

No School? Come to zoo camp! Join us for a fun filled one-day zoo camp full of hands-on activities, animal investigations, and animal encounters. Aftercare available!

Prices vary

K - 4th or 1st - 5th grade

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