Tours

Explore the Bronx Zoo with an expert Expedition Leader volunteer as your guide! Our hour-long tours focus on a specific theme (listed below), and are available to groups of schoolchildren, scouts, families, adults, and private groups. If you are interested in learning more about our animals and exhibits, schedule your tour today!


The Zoo Tour

Pre-K - 12th Grade

Visit some of the animal celebrities featured on Animal Planet’s “The ZOO" and learn about animal enrichment, veterinary care, & conservation efforts to save their wild cousins.

Fee:
Early Bird (Sept-Feb) $100 /$150 NYC
Early Bird (Sept-Feb) $200 / $250 Non-NYC
Early Bird (Sept-Feb) $475 / $500 Private

Tuesdays & Fridays Only

Rainforest Exhibit Tour

Pre-K - 12th Grade

Visit one of our rainforest exhibits (Congo, Jungle World, Madagascar) on this tour and learn about the unique animals that live there as well as the amazing resources that we get from this special habitat.

Fee:
Early Bird (Sept-Feb) $100 /$150 NYC
Early Bird (Sept-Feb) $200 / $250 Non-NYC
Early Bird (Sept-Feb) $475 / $500 Private

Adaptations Tour

Pre-K - 12th Grade

Animals are well equipped to thrive in varied environments like the rainforest, grasslands, tundra, and deserts. On this tour, learn about the unique physical and behavioral traits that help different animals survive!

Fee:
Early Bird (Sept-Feb) $100 /$150 NYC
Early Bird (Sept-Feb) $200 / $250 Non-NYC
Early Bird (Sept-Feb) $475 / $500 Private

Endangered Species Tour

3rd - 12th Grade

Why is wildlife disappearing, and what are conservation organizations like WCS doing to help? During this tour, learn about the major threats to wildlife and learn how we all can help. Recommended for 3rd grade & up.

Fee:
Early Bird (Sept-Feb) $100 /$150 NYC
Early Bird (Sept-Feb) $200 / $250 Non-NYC
Early Bird (Sept-Feb) $475 / $500 Private

Animal Behavior Tour

6th - 8th Grade

Why are some animals more active at night? Why do some live in groups while others are solitary? This tour is all about observing animals in action! Learn more about why animals behave the way they do, and what wildlife scientists can learn from studying their behavior. Grade range is a recommendation.

Fee:
Early Bird (Sept-Feb) $100 /$150 NYC
Early Bird (Sept-Feb) $200 / $250 Non-NYC
Early Bird (Sept-Feb) $475 / $500 Private

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