TeachersFieldguidePlan your next field trip to the Minnesota Zoo!  A day at the zoo offers discovery, learning and more whether you opt for a self-guided experience or select from our menu of programs.  Any time of year is a great time to visit the Zoo.  PreK-12, college students and registered homeschools receive discounted school rates on regular school days, September 1 – June 15.  Other types of groups, including School-Aged Care, preschools/daycares, scouts, community groups, please register with group sales.  Schools must register at least two weeks in advance to receive these rates.

The 2016-2017 Teacher’s Field Guide

2016-17 Fees
Before you register

School Field Trip Reservation – Online Booking

To email a request download the School Field Trip Request Form by clicking on the button below, complete, save to your computer and attached to an email to educate@mnzoo.org or fax it in to 952-997-4838. Homeschools please register using the request form.
Download School Field Trip Request Form

If you have any questions Email Us, Fax: 952-997-4838, or call 952-431-9218.

Frequently Asked Questions
Do you have financial assistance available for my field trip?
When will I get my confirmation?
Where can I find information on Zoo programs, times, animal trails, animal exhibits, and teaching materials?
Any special information to tell my bus company?
I have some families that have Zoo memberships, can they use that towards our field trip?
How many adults can I bring?
When and how do I pay for admission?
What plans should I make for lunch time?
What should I tell my students and chaperones about Zoo conduct?
Have a great field trip at the Zoo!