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Grab some friends and join us for animal learning adventures. Discover what animals are in danger and what you can do to help. Learn more about animal care and conservation programs at the Zoo.

Oct 19 · Wednesday

Homeschool Expeditions

Each 60-minute class for grades 1-5 covers various topics including animal science, life science, and physical science. Homeschool parents are actively involved so they can answer questions at home and further develop subjects that grab their kids’ interest.

Dec 17 · Saturday

Junior Behind the Scenes Tours

Elementary school students learn about what happens beyond the “Employees & Animals Only” signs. Students will hear more about the area they visit, how it works, and why the area is important to Zoo operations.

Mar 14-18 · Monday–Friday

WOW Spring Fling


Let the kids have fun, make new friends, and keep learning over spring break! Spring Fling is an all-day, all-week program engaging students with animals in nature with classroom experiments and field lessons as well as having fun with peers.

Nov 23 · Wednesday

WOW Thanksgiving Safari

Drop the kids off for fun while you make last-minute holiday preparations!

Nov 19 · Saturday

ZOOper Kids

Each ZOOper Kids class includes crafts, story time, a walk through the Zoo, and other interactive learning.

Guests with special needs are welcome. Contact the Education Department at 316-266-8213 for more information.

Online registration is required for each program. Each person over the age of six months who attends any education program must have a ticket. Space is limited. Tickets will be scanned at the door. All classes take place rain or shine. Your purchase serves as your permission for use of your image by Sedgwick County Zoo. All reservations are final. Ticket may not be copied or resold and may be used only once. Tickets will not be replaced if lost, stolen or unused. No refunds.




Zoo News

Our monthly e-newsletter holds a fun assortment of announcements, discounts, and news so you can stay up to date with Sedgwick County Zoo.

What to Know

We’re excited to see you at the Zoo today! Here are some things to remember during your visit.

Animals Sightings

As always, some animals may not be visible due to weather or other factors. After 4:00 PM, you may see fewer animals during your visit.

Zoo Rules

Please read and follow all Zoo Rules and Policies to respect our guests and animals.