For participants ages 18 and up, unless otherwise specified.

  • Please note:  Additional programs may have sold out since our last website update.
  • IMPORTANT: To prevent the spread of COVID-19, additional restrictions will be required for attending all in-person programs. See the sections on Covid-19 Guidelines for In-Person Programs, the Covid-19 Policy and the Covid-19 Terms and Conditions found on the Program Registration page.

 

  • For participants ages 18 and up  

    Did you know that spending time in nature is proven to have measurable benefits to your health? Discover the healing power of nature during this adults-only hike through a wooded trail at the Saint Louis Zoo WildCare Park. Here you will learn how to spend quality time outdoors through gentle hikes, nature journaling, meditation, and more. Each participant will receive their own journal to continue their journaling practice at home.  Program participants meet at WildCare Park.   

    Limited to 15 participants per session 
    Fee: Zoo Members $32/General Public $36  

    DateDayTime 
    October 23 Sa 9:30-11:30 a.m.  

    Registration

  • For adult groups with participants ages 18 and up. Fees listed are per group with an additional cost for extra participants.  

    Ever wonder what the Zoo is like after dark? Gather some friends and join us for this amazing opportunity to explore the Zoo at night! A Zoo educator will be the guide for your group to learn more about the animals. Groups of over 12 participants are encouraged to split into two groups for a more personalized experience.

    Fee: $300 for your group of up to 9 friends. $30 per each additional participant up to a maximum of 20 family members or friends.

    Tour Length: 90 minutes.  

    To start your booking, please fill out the request form below. 

    Request Form

    For more information, please contact the Overnight Staff at overnights@stlzoo.org or call (314) 568-1633 or (314) 642-1494.

  • For families with participants ages 8 and up. Fees listed are per group.

    Make your Zoo visit even more memorable with a Safari Walking Tour! Tag along with our professional interpretive guides as they offer insight to the animal world with engaging stories, interesting facts and animal observations. All participants must wear a face mask and follow social distancing guidelines. See the Terms and Conditions Section under the registration information for more details. Please note: this tour does not include touching live animals or access to non-public areas. 

    Choose one of the following topics: 

    Back from the Brink Walking Safari

    Meet us for a walking safari tour through River’s Edge as we focus on the challenges and successes of breeding endangered species. 

    Here, There, and Everywhere: WildCare Walking Safari

    Join us as we explore why and how the Zoo is a world leader in saving endangered species through the work of our WildCare Institute. 

    Walk on the Wild Side Safari

    Join our guide as you trek through the wilderness, passing through Centene Grizzly Ridge, McDonnell Polar Bear Point and Donn & Marilyn Lipton Fragile Forest. Discover the simple things you can do to help save animals!

    Tour Length: 60 minutes
    Limited to 8 participants in the same family group, ages 8 and up. A minimum of one adult must accompany the group.
    Fee per family group: Zoo Members $80/General Public $90

    Please complete the inquiry form for program booking. Booking times available on select days, between 9 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

    Safari Walking Tour Request Form