STEM Goes Wild!

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Photo Credit: Julie Larsen Maher©WCS

Embark on a STEM adventure with your students at the Bronx Zoo! Your group will receive a special map and tour guide to make sure you get the most out of the day's themed activities scattered throughout the park. Explore the zoo's exhibits and private classrooms while participating in hands-on science with our staff and volunteers. Classes who book early enough will receive a timed animal meet and greet as well!

Animal Diversity - How are animals the same and different?
Thursday, November 9
Tuesday, March 20
Thursday, April 12
Tuesday, May 1
Thursday, May 24

Adapted to Survive - What adaptations do animals have to help them grow, survive, and reproduce?
Friday, November 17
Friday, March 2
Friday, April 27
Friday, May 11
Friday, June 1

Don't see a date that fits your schedule? You can also set up a private secret map day for your school! (Requires a minimum of 10 classes; based on availability)


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Cancellation Policy

Late Arrivals

Due to a very full schedule, programs will not be extended for late-arriving groups beyond the scheduled end time. Staff will make every attempt to cover as much material as possible in the time available. Please obtain information on how to locate us in advance of your trip by visiting the directions page on our website.

Weather Conditions

Programs are held rain or shine unless trips are cancelled by school officials or a zoo closure is in effect. Please encourage children to dress appropriately for outdoor activities.

For General Admission Only

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For more information please call 800-433-4149 between 9:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Eastern time, Monday through Friday (except holidays), or email with any questions about education programs or the registration process.

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