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Looking for a fun, educational experience for your group? The Education Department can design a special program for your group. Night tours, overnights, scout programs, team building events and behind the scenes opportunities can be arranged; as scheduling permits. Call 210-734-7184, ext.1501 for details.
Roars and Snores
Ages 6 and up
Click here for more information about our Roars & Snores Program!
Ages 6 and up
6:30 p.m. to 8:30 a.m
Cost: $45 per person
(No minimum participants required; multiple registrations are expected.)
Designed for families, friends and small groups, this overnight adventure is one you won't want to miss! Visit animals from around the world as you tour the Zoo after dark, meet animals up close and participate in an animal related activity. Enjoy an evening snack before snuggling into your sleeping bag for the night. Start the next morning with a continental breakfast and animal presentation, and then spend the rest of the day exploring the Zoo on your own.
$20/Member adult; $15/Member child
$24/Monmember adult; $19/Nonmember child
Sep. 13, Oct. 10, Nov. 22
6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Are you ready for an adventure? Join us after the Zoo closes for a special evening tour with Zoo experts. You'll even get to meet an animal ambassador!
Do you have your own group of 15 or more participants? Book a custom Adventure Tour! For more information contact our Community Programs Coordinator at 210-734-7184, ext. 1503.
Calling all Scouts! Discover more about animals and the Zoo in a fun-filled program that compliments badge or pin requirements. Prescheduled workshops make it convenient to earn a Scout the Zoo patch, while making new friends from other Scout groups!
Time: 1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Sep. 13 - Tigers & Wolves: Wildlife Conservation
Oct. 11 - Webelos: Naturalist
Nov. 8 - Bears: Sharing Your World with Wildlife
Jan. 10 - Boy Scouts: Mammal Study
Feb. 14 - Bears & Webelos: Wildlife Conservation
Time: 9:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Sep. 13 - Daisies & Brownies: Butteflies
Oct. 11 - Brownies: Love Water
Nov. 8 - Juniors & Cadets: Animal Habitats
Jan. 10 - Daises: Hippos
Feb. 14 - Cadets & Seniors: Wildlife
More Scouting Opportunities!
Design your own Scouting the Zoo program; you choose the date, time and the topic (listed below) with a reservation of 15 or more participants.
Boy Scout Topics
All About Birds
Sharing Your World w/Wildlife
Girl Scout Topics
Hooray for Hippos!
How about an Overnight Adventure? Schedule an overnight program for your troop of at least 20 participants
or bring your smaller group to a Roars and Snores: Zootennial Overnight, and earn your Roars & Snores patch!
Please allow a minimum of 2 weeks advance notice to book a private program.
Call 210-734-7184, ext. 1503 for details.
General InfoPlan Your Visit
Group & School Rates
Stroller & Wheelchair Rentals
Zoo Mission & History
Animals & ExhibitsAnimals
Cranes of the World
Hixon Bird House
The Nature Spot
Zoobilation Ball - One Wild Ride
Zoo Run Relay
Kids' Zoo Run
Mother's Day Plant Sale
Host A PartyPlan your event
Adults & Families
Teachers & Schools
Behind the Scenes Adventures
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