Looking for a unique educational experience?
Get the most out of your Zoo visit. Check out the engaging classes, tours and overnights we have to offer for schools and teachers.
Plan A Field Trip
Follow these simple steps to register for your next field trip.
Gather resources to engage students to engineer and problem solve just like zookeepers, exhibit designers, and conservationists using the Minnesota Zoo as a context!
Up-close and personal live animal encounters and hands-on activities await!
Animals After Dark School ZzzZoo Overnights
Explore the Minnesota Zoo after hours!
You’ve never seen the Zoo like this before!
Here you will find information on teacher workshops, discounts, animal sponsorships and our teacher forum
Some helpful resources
World Language Days
Plan a field trip to the Zoo with your language students and discover fascinating facts about Zoo animals,
Math Day has been designed to inspire students grades 3-8 to learn more about how math is applied in the zoo workplace.
Come spend a day at the Minnesota Zoo!
Travel to unique and beautiful places of the world with a Zoo professional at your side.
Zoo Careers Day
A school special event day for your students focused on Zoo careers!
ZOOMS Design Challenge
Engage your students in a Zoo-based Design Challenge!
Wildlife Champions are high school students who, with help from the Minnesota Zoo, learn to identify conservation issues in their local communities and work together to make a difference for wildlife.