Digital Resources

WCS Education brings our parks and our educational programming to you online. We have great resources available for teachers, students, families, and anyone looking to engage in exciting and enriching virtual science learning!


Modeled after the in-person Quests program at the Wildlife Conservation Society's zoos & aquarium in New York City, Virtual Quests are interactive, educational experiences designed to connect people to wildlife. All content is created by our Discovery Guide youth volunteers.

WCS presents Field Sight

WCS presents Field Sight pairs the insight of our educators with the expertise of WCS field staff to bring you the stories of the conservation work we are doing all over the world. Hear what it’s like to work on the ground protecting wildlife straight from the source, and bring this valuable information into your classroom with curated curriculum tools.

WCS Conservation Heroes

Conservation takes a lot of work and we need the expertise of all kinds of people. In order to be successful in our mission, we have staff working in disciplines ranging from art to veterinary medicine. Learn how WCS staff put their passion into practice!

FREE Virtual Wild Adventures

Wild Adventures include videos, science, activities and games. These adventures bring the zoo and aquarium animals right into your home virtually. Perfect for stay at home learning.

Stay at Home Science

Engaging science activities that you can do anywhere. Teachers, you can use this in your remote learning with students. Parents, you can use these activities with your own kids at home.

"The Zoo" Teacher Guides

Resources on how to utilize Animal Planet's The ZOO in your remote learning


Our webinar series is inspired by global conservation challenges that WCS is working to solve. Each webinar features a discussion with a WCS scientist followed by a presentation by an educator from one of our facilities.

Check out our interactive map!

Maximize your next trip to the zoo. Check out on your smartphone to view real-time info and our interactive map.

Need some direction? Access real-time info and our interactive map.

I’m in the park

Visit the in-park app experience

Need some direction? Get park maps, real-time info, and more with our new app.

I'm in the park