Our educators are busy this fall adding new opportunities for zoo fun.

Check out our Special Edition fall 2015 class brochure, and register for our winter camps.

Senior adults can take a "walk on the wild side" on Tuesday and Thursday mornings through mid-December.

Venture Crew

Calling all teens and young adults 13–20 years old interested in Dickerson Park Zoo's Venture Crew!

Applications are now being accepted for the Venture Crew volunteer program. Application deadline is Oct. 13!


Friday, Oct. 9
and Friday, Nov. 13 

6-9 p.m.

For children ages 5-12


Zoo Hours

10 a.m–4  p.m., daily
(Closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and New Year's Day, and when there is ice or snow on our walkways.)

Bush Country Cafe
10:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m., daily in October

Titus Express Train & Giraffe Deck
11 a.m.-3 p.m., weekends only

The schedule for fall Z.E.B.R.A. classes is available for students from Zoo Tots (ages 2 and 3 with an adult) through 8th grade. Register early - many classes fill quickly!



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