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Education Events



9 AM – 3 PM

Preregistration is required.  Registration forms must be received by 4 pm on Friday, March 7, 2014. 

Registration is Closed


Homeschoolers and their families are invited to spend the day at the Dallas Zoo!  Fun, interactive and educational activities are available for K – 8th grade! Enjoy a special day filled with great opportunities to enrich your curriculum and entertain the kids! 

  • ALL NEW!  Safari Backpack – Contains all activities necessary to participate in each interactive educational booth as well as supplemental curriculum appropriate for home classroom instruction!  One Safari Backpack is included with each registration.  Additional backpacks can be pre-purchased ($6/each).
  • Special Keeper Talks!
  • Gift Shop & Zoofari Food Court Discount!

Animal Adventures Show!  All Shows Sold Out :  10:30 AM, 11:30 AM, 1:30 PM, 2:30 PM ($3/person)

Seating is limited for each show.  If your first choice show time is sold out, you will be confirmed for the next available show.  No refund or credit will be issued unless all shows are sold out by the time your registration form is received or in the event of cancellation by the Dallas Zoo.  Show schedule is subject to change.



Primary Adult (includes one Safari Backpack) 

  • $11/Non-member
  •  $6/Member

 Extra Adult Admission

  •  $5/Non-member
  •  Free/Member

 Student Admission (ages 3+)

  •  $5/Non-member
  •  Free/Member
  •  Children 2 and under are free.


*Parking not included ($8/vehicle). 

Cancellation and Refund Policy

All sales are final and non refundable.  Events and programs will take place rain or shine.  The Dallas Zoo and Children’s Aquarium at Fair Park reserves the right to cancel or change any program for reasons we deem appropriate. In the event that we cancel and event or program, a full refund will be issued.

The Education Office is open Monday-Friday during regular Zoo hours.  Contact us at or 469.554.7300.