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 »

Fall & Winter Zoo Camp

Fall and Winter Camp Registration Opens October 25th. Every Zoo Camp offers:  Guided hikes through the Zoo Behind-the-scenes tours Animal encounters Keeper chats Crafts, games, snacks   Fall Zoo Camp November 22, 23, 24 Ages: 6-12 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. (Early... 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

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 projects that you and your... Read More »