Scout Badge Programs
BADGE IN A DAY PROGRAMS
Looking for a roarin’ cool way to earn a badge? Bring your scouting group to the Dallas Zoo and earn one of many badges! Dates and topics are offered on-demand. Badge programs are 3 hours unless noted otherwise. Your scouts will work with our Zoo educators and gain special insight to the animals at the Dallas Zoo!
GIRL SCOUTS BADGE OPTIONS
- Brownies – Bug Badge
- Juniors – Animal Habitats Badge
BOY SCOUTS BADGE OPTIONS (limited availability)
- Cub Scouts – Geology, Wildlife Conservation
- Webelos – Naturalist Badge, Geologist Badge, Forester Badge
- Boy Scouts – Nature Study (5 hrs), Mammal Study, Insect Study, Geology
General Scheduling Information
Cost: $120 for 1-8 scouts. Additional scouts are $15 each (max of 25 scouts per program). Cost includes admission and parking to the Dallas Zoo for each chaperone and scout at a 1:4 ratio.
Reservations are made by submitting a completed reservation form, with payment, at least two (2) weeks in advance. Please include three (3) date choices in the event your first choice is not available.
Additional chaperones must pay regular admission and parking costs. Non-scout children are not allowed in our badge workshops. Zoo membership does not apply to any education program.
Cancellation and Reschedule Policy: Badge programs will be held rain or shine. The Dallas Zoo and Children’s Aquarium at Fair Park reserves the right to cancel any program for reasons we deem appropriate. In the event that we cancel your program, a full refund will be issued and individuals will be contacted directly. If you cancel a program with the Dallas Zoo or Children’s Aquarium at Fair Park, a program credit may be issued based on circumstance. Your reservation must be finalized at least two weeks in advance. The maximum number of scouts per program is 25. No credits or refunds will be issued for changes/cancellations made within two weeks of your scheduled program, for any amount under $20, or for no-show groups.
The Education Office is open Monday-Friday during regular Zoo hours. Contact us at Education@DallasZoo.com or 469.554.7300.