"Sleepy Sloth" Experience

At a Glance

Time: 3:30 PM

Offered Tuesday-Sunday

Duration: 20-30 minutes

Age Requirements: Ages 15 and under must be accompanied

by an adult (18+)








Members $30 per person

Non-Members $35 per person

Max 8 people per experience, mixed parties.

(zoo admission not included)

Do you love sloths? Have you ever wondered what their fur feels like? Then come meet Wilbur, our Hoffman’s two-toed sloth, with a personal introduction in a reserved education classroom. You will get to take as many photos as you can, learn some amazing facts and conservation efforts, and (if she's in the mood) even touch and feed her grapes! Book your experience today!


  • Experience fee does not include zoo admission. Admission tickets must be purchased separately.
  • For the safety of our animals, and the nature of the up close experience, any disruptive guest(s) will be excused from the experience without a refund.
  • Experience must be registered in advance.
  • Program will occur rain or shine.  The Zoo reserves the right to reschedule the experience due to weather.
  • You must check in at the front gate 30 minutes prior to the start time of your experience.  The behind the scenes nature of this experience makes a late start not possible.
  • Due to the behind the scenes nature of this experience, closed-toed shoes must be worn.
  • Cancellations must be made 24-hours in advance of scheduled experience date to receive full refund. We will do our best to reschedule your trip. *Please note that no shows the day of your scheduled visit will forfeit all payments.

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