Teachers Lounge :: School Overnight

School Overnight


Ever wonder what it would be like to spend the night at the Zoo? Find out with a Dallas Zoo Lights Out Overnight experience!   Join us as we show you the fascinating world of animals through Zoo tours, activities, special talks, and an opportunity to see some of our Education animals up-close.

Lights Out Overnights  are offered seasonally to organizational groups (i.e. scouts, schools, youth groups) on select Friday and Saturday nights.  We offer specialized programs for Girl Scout Juniors and Girl Scout Brownies.  Activities are targeted for groups with youth between 6 and 15.


Please visit our “Lights Out Overnight” page for program details, available dates, and online registration. 

$52 per youth
$52 per adult (n
o free chaperones)

All participants must be at least 6 years old. We cannot accommodate special events/requests such as birthday parties, reunions, etc. Maximum 50 participants per night. Zoo membership does not apply.


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