Learn at the Zoo

Let us be the educators for a day! Take your students on a trip around the world at a place where people connect with animals.

Field Trips

Each year, we see thousands of students, teachers and parents--traveling from as far as 250 miles in some cases--pour through our gates for field trips at the Baton Rouge Zoo. And we're happy to say that those numbers, as well... Read More »

Zoo Krewe

Zoo Krewe is a specialized year-round volunteer program for teens, ages 13 -17, where members are provided with hands-on training on what it is like to work at a Zoo. Only a select group of Zoo Krewe applicants are accepted each... Read More »

Zoo & Me Morning

PROGRAM SUSPENDED UNTIL PHASE 3   This program is designed for 3- to 5-year-old children accompanied by a parent or guardian. Every Zoo & Me Morning incorporates exciting activities including animal encounters, art projects, "Zooper" snacks and many other hands-on... Read More »

FrogWatch

FrogWatch USA™ is the AZA's flagship citizen science program that invites individuals, groups, and families to learn about wetlands in their community and help conserve amphibians by monitoring local frog and toad calls. Citizen science programs, like FrogWatch,... Read More »