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Welcome to the Louisville Zoological Garden's Education Program eTicket store. Please review the variety of available programs listed below and select the quantity of tickets desired. If more than one session is offered, you will need to select a session as well and add to cart. You can return to add more products.


Family Programs 2015Home School Programs 2015Girl Scout Programs 2015
Family Night Safari 2015Safari Day Camp: School Break Camp 2015
 
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FAMILY PROGRAMS 2015

REMINDER FOR ZOO MEMBERSHIP DISCOUNT: To receive any listed member price, you must enter your membership number in the box located in the far left column - under the blue Zoo ad. You may still enter it now. Once you Submit your number, it will turn red and the price should be adjusted. Please check to make sure you have received any member discount BEFORE you proceed to CHECK OUT.
 

 
Members Only Program
   Regular Price: $25.00 Member Price: $25.00 Qty
SPRING/SUMMER (Grades Pre-K - 6)

Prowl & Play, April 26, June 14, August 2 & September 13
This special drop off program is exclusive for Zoo members! Enjoy the afternoon off, while your children enjoy hands on experiences, zoo walks, and activities in the care of Zoo educators. This program is for children in Pre-K-6th grade. Students will be grouped based on their age.
  Age Group
 
 
Little Learners: Curious Kids-CHILD TICKET
   Regular Price: $20.00 Member Price: $10.00 Qty
SPRING/SUMMER (Ages 2 - 5 year olds with paid adult)

1st Saturday of every month

CHILD TICKET
Join us for this special program specifically designed for young minds! Each month, we’ll explore a new topic and participate in activity based learning to discover how little learners can make a big impact on our world! Each program will include circle time, a live animal presentation, and a short walk. Children and adults must each register for this program in advance.

Let’s Dig, April 4
Bring your spade & bucket and wear your old clothes because we’ll be getting dirty exploring the wonders of dirt, the life that is connected to soil and what lives in it!

Mothers & Babies, May 9
A special mother’s day edition! Join us as we discover animal mothers and learn the about the hard work of caring for little ones in the wild.

Dedicated Dads, June 6
We know some dads who can do it all! Join us as we explore our favorite animal dads and investigate how they care for their young.

Ants on a Picnic, July 11
Oh no! Ants! Observe these small & mighty insects up close as we discover their importance to our ecosystem.

Brilliant Bees, August 1
Explore the wonders of buzzy, busy bees to discover how these little creatures are vital to the world we live in.

Slimy Slugs, September 5
Discover the benefits of slugs and snails, and explore their amazing adaptations
 
Fall into Fall, October 3
As the tree leaves change color, animals get ready for winter. Discover why some animals leave for warmer climate, while others adapt to the changing season.

 
  Age Group
 
 
Little Learners: Curious Kids-ADULT TICKET
   Regular Price: $10.00 Member Price: $5.00 Qty
SPRING/SUMMER (Ages 2 - 5 year olds with paid adult)

1st Saturday of every month

ADULT TICKET
Join us for this special program specifically designed for young minds! Each month, we’ll explore a new topic and participate in activity based learning to discover how little learners can make a big impact on our world! Each program will include circle time, a live animal presentation, and a short walk. Children and adults must each register for this program in advance.

Let’s Dig, April 4
Bring your spade & bucket and wear your old clothes because we’ll be getting dirty exploring the wonders of dirt, the life that is connected to soil and what lives in it!

Mothers & Babies, May 9
A special mother’s day edition! Join us as we discover animal mothers and learn the about the hard work of caring for little ones in the wild.

Dedicated Dads, June 6
We know some dads who can do it all! Join us as we explore our favorite animal dads and investigate how they care for their young.

Ants on a Picnic, July 11
Oh no! Ants! Observe these small & mighty insects up close as we discover their importance to our ecosystem.

Brilliant Bees, August 1
Explore the wonders of buzzy, busy bees to discover how these little creatures are vital to the world we live in.

Slimy Slugs, September 5
Discover the benefits of slugs and snails, and explore their amazing adaptations
 
Fall into Fall, October 3
As the tree leaves change color, animals get ready for winter. Discover why some animals leave for warmer climate, while others adapt to the changing season.

 
  Age Group
 
 
Little Learners: Pajama Parties-CHILD TICKET
   Regular Price: $20.00 Member Price: $10.00 Qty
SPRING/SUMMER (Ages 2 - 5 year olds with paid adult)

Last Saturday of every month

CHILD TICKET
Wear your jammies for an early morning stroll around the Zoo. See some of our animals as they're rising for the day; then join us for activities, coffee and a light breakfast! Children and adults must each register for this program in advance. Each...

Arise with the Orangutans, April 25

Go Go Gorillas, May 30

March of the Bears, June 27

Petting Zoo, July 25

Wake up with the Wallabies, August 29

Fall Color Walk,
September 26

Halloween Costume Walk
, October 31

 
  Age Group
 
 
Little Learners: Pajama Parties-ADULT TICKET
   Regular Price: $10.00 Member Price: $5.00 Qty
SPRING/SUMMER (Ages 2 - 5 year olds with paid adult)

Last Saturday of every month

ADULT TICKET
Wear your jammies for an early morning stroll around the Zoo. See some of our animals as they’re rising for the day; then join us for activities, coffee and a light breakfast! Children and adults must each register for this program in advance.

Arise with the Orangutans, April 25

Go Go Gorillas, May 30

March of the Bears, June 27

Petting Zoo, July 25

Wake up with the Wallabies, August 29

Fall Color Walk,
September 26

Halloween Costume Walk
, October 31

 
  Age Group
 
 
HOME SCHOOL PROGRAMS 2015

 REMINDER FOR ZOO MEMBERSHIP DISCOUNT: To receive any listed member price, you must enter your membership number in the box located in the far left column - under the blue Zoo ad. You may still enter it now. Once you Submit your number, it will turn red and the price should be adjusted. Please check to make sure you have received any member discount BEFORE you proceed to CHECK OUT.
 

 
Home School Day at the Zoo
   Price: $10.00 Qty
FALL (Grades K - 5)

Fur, Feathers & Scales, September 18

The Louisville Zoo would like to invite home learners in grades K-5 to join us for a day devoted to the topic of classification. Meet educators and animal ambassadors as you engage in activities focused on how and why animals are grouped together.  Themes of “vertebrates vs. invertebrates”, “life cycles”, and “animal body coverings” are sure to keep your family engaged as you follow along in your Family Field Guide and tour the Zoo.  Online preregistration is required to participate.
 
  Age Group
  Session  Fur, Feathers & Scales: Fri,Sep 18,2015 10:00AM-2:00PM   (7 AVAIL)
 
 
GIRL SCOUT PROGRAMS 2015

REMINDER FOR ZOO MEMBERSHIP DISCOUNT: To receive any listed member price, you must enter your membership number in the box located in the far left column - under the blue Zoo ad. You may still enter it now. Once you Submit your number, it will turn red and the price should be adjusted. Please check to make sure you have received any member discount BEFORE you proceed to CHECK OUT.
 

 
Girl Scout Days at the Louisville Zoo - ADULT
   Price: $7.00 Qty
FALL (All ages with adults)

Calling all Girls Scouts! The Louisville Zoo would like to welcome Girl Scouts of all ages to the Zoo on our Girl Scout Days! Take advantage of special pricing for your troop and visit various learning stations as you tour the Zoo. The learning stations will offer a variety of activities that relate to the It’s Your Planet – Love It! Journey series. Girl Scouts of all ages can enjoy the Zoo while exploring ways to help protect our planet. All Girl Scouts will receive a participation patch!
 
  Session  GS Days at the Louisvi: Sat,Nov 14,2015 10:00AM-2:00PM   AVAILABLE
 
 
Girl Scout Days at the Louisville Zoo - CHILD
   Price: $15.00 Qty
FALL (All ages with adults)

Calling all Girls Scouts! The Louisville Zoo would like to welcome Girl Scouts of all ages to the Zoo on our Girl Scout Days! Take advantage of special pricing for your troop and visit various learning stations as you tour the Zoo. The learning stations will offer a variety of activities that relate to the It’s Your Planet – Love It! Journey series. Girl Scouts of all ages can enjoy the Zoo while exploring ways to help protect our planet. All Girl Scouts will receive a participation patch!
 
  Session  GS Days at the Louisvi: Sat,Nov 14,2015 10:00AM-2:00PM   AVAILABLE
 
 
FAMILY NIGHT SAFARI 2015

REMINDER FOR ZOO MEMBERSHIP DISCOUNT: To receive any listed member price, you must enter your membership number in the box located in the far left column - under the blue Zoo ad. You may still enter it now. Once you Submit your number, it will turn red and the price should be adjusted. Please check to make sure you have received any member discount BEFORE you proceed to CHECK OUT.
 

 
Family Night Safari Programs
   Price: $45.00 Qty
FALL (Ages 5 & up)  
                                                           
Zoo Clues Night Safari, September 4 and November 13 
Attention super sleuths! Get ready to use your problem solving skills to examine evidence, put clues together, and crack the case of the great Louisville Zoo Conservation Caper.  This night of mystery and fun will allow your students to foster their observation skills while reflecting upon how humans impact the earth.

Howl-oween Zoo Snooze, October 3
New for 2015: This year the World’s Largest Halloween Party doesn’t have to end when the trick-or-treating is through. Extend the family-friendly fun by spending the night at the Louisville Zoo.  Your evening will begin at 5:00 p.m. with a pizza dinner at our African Outpost restaurant. It will also include trick-or-treating, an up-close animal encounter, and creepy-crawly educational activities.  Indoor sleeping spaces are provided (please bring sleeping bags and pillows). In the morning enjoy a continental breakfast sponsored by Krispy Kreme Doughnuts and a sunrise tour before you depart at 9:00 a.m. 
 
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SAFARI DAY CAMP: SCHOOL BREAK CAMP 2015

REMINDER FOR ZOO MEMBERSHIP DISCOUNT: To receive any listed member price, you must enter your membership number in the box located in the far left column - under the blue Zoo ad. You may still enter it now. Once you Submit your number, it will turn red and the price should be adjusted. Please check to make sure you have received any member discount BEFORE you proceed to CHECK OUT.
 

 
School Break Camp
   Regular Price: $49.00 Member Price: $43.00 Qty
FALL (Grades PreK -  6)

Spend your school break at the wildest camp in town! All camps include zoo walks, large animal presentations, attraction rides, and up close encounters with live Zoo ambassadors, plus and our convenient extended hours for parents continue through the fall and winter!
 
Choose an option below based on your child’s grade level. Programs may be purchased by day parents should provide a lunch and snack for their child each day.
 
PreK - K: Fall Colors
Investigate the patterns, colors and shapes in nature and how animals prepare for the changing season.
 
K-3: Creepy Crawlies
This time of year we celebrate the creepy and the crawly! Children will discover that insects, spiders and other “creepy crawlies” are not so bad after all.
 
4-6:Things That Go Bump in the Night
Black cats, spiders, and vampire bats, oh my! Come learn about culture, folklore and traditions of Halloween!
 
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