Zoo Visit: Teachers & Schools

The zoo is an ideal field trip location for students of all ages!  Visit exhibit highlights such as Malayan tigers, jaguars, koalas, komodo dragons, and giant anteaters; enjoy the interactive fountain and wildlife carousel; or participate in a zoo class or guided tour for a engaging educational experience. 

School Group Trip Frequently Asked Questions & Registration Form (pdf)

Group Admission Rates
  • Must have 15 or more pre-registered guests and deposit to qualify for the following group rates. Please note that this rate is not available at the main entrance. Group rates are not available for special events.

  • Adults - $10.00

  • Children - $7.50

  • Chaperone - 1 chaperone per 10 children – Free

  • Please note that these rates are only available to schools and other non-profit youth groups.  For other groups, please visit our Community Groups pages.

Walk-Up Group Admission Rates
  • Group admissions can be bought at the zoo on the day of your visit, but it pays to purchase in advance (see above prepaid group rates). Walk-up groups of 15 or more paying people qualify for the following admission rates when purchased at the main entrance.

  • Adult - $16.95

  • Seniors (60+) - $14.95

  • Child (3 to 12) - $10.95

  • Please note that the walk-up group rate does not allow for any free chaperones; all walk-up guests are required to pay admission to enter the zoo.

The following links can help you make the most of your field trip.  If you have additional questions, please contact us at (561) 533-0887 ext. 229 or education@palmbeachzoo.org.
  • Classes and Guided Tours:  We offer Next Generation Sunshine State Standards-aligned programs for grades K-12, to make sure your trip meets your curriculum goals.

  • Plan your day:  Daily shows and zoo keeper talks provide opportunities to see zoo animals up close.

  • To order bag lunches for your group, please contact Laurie Zelnia, our Catering Sales Manager, at (561) 533-0887 x 217 or via email at lzelnia@palmbeachzoo.org.

Contact Us

Palm Beach Zoo

1301 Summit Boulevard
West Palm Beach, Florida 33405-3035
(561) 547-9453

Support for the Palm Beach Zoo is provided by:

Sponsored in part by the State of Florida, Department of State, Division of Cultural Affairs and the Florida Council on Arts and Culture.