Travel to unique and beautiful places of the world with a Zoo professional at your side. The Minnesota Zoo’s Travel EdVentures combine adventure and education: you’ll explore amazing places while learning about wildlife, conservation, and local culture. We offer trips both locally and on the other side of the world, for teenagers through adults. Check out the individual EdVentures pages for details on upcoming trips!
High School EdVenture Tour '17 - Belize
Join a group of fellow high school students and a Zoo professional to study ecology in the ocean and the rainforest!
College EdVenture Tour – Tanzania
Join a group of fellow college students and a Zoo naturalist to study local conservation issues and see wildlife up close.
Adult and Family EdVenture Tour – Wild Wolf
Join us for a three-day adventure to Ely, MN where we will tracking radio-collared wolves from an airplane, have a dogsledding experience and much more!
Adult EdVenture Tour - Bats, Caves and Bluffs
Join AZUL, Zoo staff, and park rangers for a day-long exploration of bats and geology in southeast Minnesota.
Adult EdVenture Tour – Crane Safari
Join a MN Zoo naturalist and Crane Trust staff to be a part of the great Sandhill Crane migration.
Adult EdVenture Tour – Galapagos and Machu Picchu
Take a once-in-a-lifetime adventure to South America.
Adult EdVenture Tour – Prairie EdVenture
Bison, butterflies, and guided rock climbing in the prairies and cliffs of Southwestern Minnesota!