Teaching Zoo


Coming events:

Join us on the weekends...:

We are open every Saturday and Sunday ..... 11am to 5pm


Come visit us at America's Teaching Zoo...!



Coming events....

Snow days...!!!!       December 7 & 8, 2019

Join us for a winter wonderland! Real snow for you and the animals, hot chocolate, crafts, games and lights galore!
On December 7th and 8th, America’s Teaching Zoo will be hosting their annual Snow Days event from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Entry fees are $9 for adults, $7 for children 2-12 and free for ages 2 and under.
Get that last minute gift shopping done at our merchandise table while the kids play in real snow, drink hot chocolate, and enjoy winter themed crafts and games.
For an extra $7 per person guests can tour "Behind the Scenes" and interact with some of the animals.   Tours are limited to groups of 15 guests.
See you at the Zoo!



Visitor Information:

Hours: 11:00 A.M. – 5:00 P.M., Weekends
The Zoo is open every weekend, excluding Holidays

Phone: 805-378-1441

Included in General Admission Price:   (Prices are $9 for Adults, and $7 for Children & Seniors -- under 2 years old is always FREE)
Animal Show Times: 12:00 and 2:00
Animal Demonstrations: 3:30 to 4:00
Discovery Stations and Animal Encounters throughout the day!

VIP/Behind the Scenes tours at 12:45 and 2:45 

Join us for a behind the scenes tour of the inner working of a zoo! Interact with some of the animals only seen from the back and learn how we train, feed are care for over 130 exotic animals everyday. The number of guests is limited to 15 for each tour and there is  $7 fee for the tour. Please let us know at the front gate if you would like to join in!