Face coverings are required for Zoo entry and throughout the Zoo.
Please take the time to review our reimagined guest experience and protocols before buying tickets to the North Carolina Zoo. (Spanish)
Are you missing your North Carolina Zoo fieldtrip this year? Don't worry we are bringing many of our education programs right into your home.
Looking for a educational experience for your students at the Zoo? These programs have differing themes depending on group size.
Educational Programs for multi-grade home school groups at the Zoo and brought to your location.
Living with Nature is our free distance learning event series.
A live Facebook series with fun, educational presentations about animals and nature every Wednesday at 10 a.m. EST.
Register for an exciting program to learn about Zoo jobs, offered to high school and college age students.
Educational Programs for classrooms or assemblies that are brought to your location within 100-mile radius of the Zoo.
We offer developmentally-appropriate programs for preschool classrooms, which include meeting an Animal Ambassador, listening to a story, and looking at various animal artifacts.
School Field Trip Information
Join Rob Nelson from Untamed Science as he learns more about the North Carolina Zoo in this video series.
Looking for fun new activities for your family? Our Wild About Nature gives you the tools to make nature play.
Come explore the scientific world with us. Each Tuesday we will present a new science experiment you can try at home (with your parent’s permission of course). We will have lots of fun and you may even learn something.
Our educator resources have ideas for both classroom and Zoo field trip activities for students of all ages focusing on wildlife, plants, and their natural habitats.