Girl Scouts & Cub Scouts

The Bronx Zoo is a great place for Scouts of all ages to learn about animals, conservation and more!

Girl Scout Programs

Calling all Girl Scout Troops! Work toward your badges at the Bronx Zoo! Workshops include steps toward earning your badge plus visits to select exhibits and meeting an animal up-close. BADGES ARE NOT INCLUDED. These programs are for a max of 40 individuals.

Daisies: 5 Flowers, 4 Stories, 3 Cheers for Animals

Bring your Daisy troop to work towards completing the 5 Flowers, 4 Stories, and 3 Cheers for Animals Journey. Your group will learn what animals need to survive, how they meet those needs in the wild and in a zoo, and how they can protect wild animals at home by meeting animals up close, exploring an exhibit, engaging in themed activities, and completing an art activity. All Girl Scouts will get a special Bronx Zoo fun patch upon completion. Actual Journey patches not included.

Scout Level: Daisies
Price: Price: $250

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Brownies: Bug Badge

Bring your Wolf den to the Bronx Zoo to work towards completing their Paws on the Path Adventure! Your Cub Scouts will hike through the Zoo with an "Adventure Journal", search for wildlife by visiting multiple Zoo exhibits, practice map-making skills, and meet an animal up close in a Zoo classroom! All Cub Scouts will receive a Bronx Zoo fun patch upon completion. Actual Adventure Loops not included.

Scout Level: Brownies
Price: Price: $250

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Juniors: Animal Habitats Badge

Bring your Junior Girl Scouts to work towards their Animal Habitats Badge by exploring an amazing habitat at the Bronx Zoo! Your Girl Scouts will meet animal guests in a classroom and discuss how animals are adapted to survive in their unique environments. They will explore an exhibit at the Zoo, conduct an animal census, discuss threats to that habitat and its animal residents, and learn what we can do to help! Each Girl Scout will create a habitat themed art project to take home. All Girl Scouts will receive a Bronx Zoo fun patch upon completion. Actual Badge patches not included.

Scout Level: Juniors
Price: Price: $250

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Cadettes: Animal Helpers Badge

Bring your Cadette Girl Scout troop to the Bronx Zoo to work towards completing their Animal Helpers Badge by discovering the relationship between humans and animals and the many ways we help each other! Your troop will meet two animal guests in a classroom, engage in hands-on exploratory activities, and visit a Zoo exhibit. All Girl Scouts will get a special Bronx Zoo fun patch upon completion. Actual Badge patches not included.

Scout Level: Cadettes
Price: Price: $250

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Cub Scout Programs

Calling all Cub Scout Troops! Work toward your badges at the Bronx Zoo! Workshops include steps toward earning your badge plus visits to select exhibits and meeting an animal up-close. BADGES ARE NOT INCLUDED. These programs are for a max of 40 individuals.

Bear Adventure: Fur, Feathers, and Ferns

Bring your Bear den to the Bronx Zoo to work towards completing their Fur, Feathers, and Ferns Adventure! Your Cub Scouts will search for evidence of local animals while exploring the Zoo, learn about endangered wildlife by meeting an animal up close in a Zoo classroom, and make an herb seed-ball to plant at home! All Cub Scouts will receive a Bronx Zoo fun patch upon completion. Actual Adventure Loops not included.
Grade: 3rd
Price: Price: $250

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Wolf Adventure: Paws on the Path

Bring your Wolf den to the Bronx Zoo to work towards completing their Paws on the Path Adventure! Your Cub Scouts will hike through the Zoo with an "Adventure Journal", search for wildlife by visiting multiple Zoo exhibits, practice map-making skills, and meet an animal up close in a Zoo classroom! All Cub Scouts will receive a Bronx Zoo fun patch upon completion. Actual Adventure Loops not included.
Grade: 2nd
Price: Price: $250

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Our office is open Monday through Friday from 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

If you have any questions, please call 800-433-4149 or email bzeducation@wcs.org.


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