Community educators at Fall Festival

We have something for everyone! Check out our free and paid programming opportunities below.

The North Carolina Zoo offers a wide variety of different educational programs for schools, groups, and individuals, preschool through adult, many featuring our animal ambassadors or hands-on activities. If you are looking for something to enrich your visit to the Zoo or to add a Zoo experience closer to you, please check out the information on each of our programs to see what might work best for you.   

Featured Programs


Family and Group Programs

School & Homeschool Programs

Adult Education

Our Virtual Visit Programs Continue...

Much of our virtual visit programming is still going on even with the Zoo back open. Check out what we have to offer to you at home.