The Education Department offers programs designed to help individuals and families of all ages and abilities learn through experience, involvement and discovery.
Animals are the central focus of our programs, of course! That's because we understand the strong connections to the living world that are cultivated through seeing and touching a living animal.
New! Accepting Saint Louis Zoo Gift Cards for Mail-In Registrations
Bring your Saint Louis Zoo Gift Card to the Education Office in person, or write your Saint Louis Zoo Gift Card number on your registration form. If the balance of your Saint Louis Zoo Gift Card does not cover the cost of all your programs, you must include credit card information to cover the difference. Please read the gift card terms and conditions for purchasing details.
Summer Programs 2016
Early bird mail-in or drop-off registration forms for 2016 summer programs must be received by March 4. Online registration begins March 8 for Zoo members and March 10 for general public. See links for information, or view the 2016 summer programs brochure.
- Summer Programs at a Glance
- Engineer-for-a-Day (ages 7-adult)
- Keeper-for-a-Day (grades 2-8)
- Junior Sea Lion Trainer (ages 10-adult)
- A Day with the Rays (grades 2-8)
- Camp Programs (age 4-grade 10)
- Summer Early Childhood Programs (ages 4 months-7 years)
- Summer Programs for Children with Special Needs (grades K-12)
- Summer Programs for Youth (grades K-11)
- Summer Programs for Families (families with children ages 5 and up)
- Summer Programs for Adults (grades 9-adult, unless otherwise noted)
Register for Summer Programs
Questions? Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (314) 646-4544, #6.