The Zoo's Education Department offers tours seven days a week from September through May, unless otherwise noted. Tours are offered at 10 a.m., 11 a.m., 1 p.m. and 2 p.m.

See Educational Tours for details and registration information.


Magnificent Missouri Wildlife

This 45-minute program explores Missouri wildlife through classroom presentation and contact with live animals. Classes available year round. Click on link above for more details.

Wild Nights! Overnights

Are you ready for an educational adventure? If you are up for the challenge, then join the overnight crew for an amazing look at the Saint Louis Zoo. Enjoy a one of a kind opportunity to see the reflective eyes of a hyena or a leopard while learning about various conservation themes. Millions of visitors see the Zoo in daylight but very few see the Zoo by flashlight. The opportunities before you are unique, educational, and fun, and they all offer experiences you won't want to miss. Come and join the adventure! See more information.