Penguin and Puffin Coast

Grades K - 2
Tour length: 45 minutes
Fee: $70 (ZMD $55)
Offered October through May

Penguins and puffins are fascinating to observe. They come from opposite ends of our planet yet have much in common. Join us as we explore how they are alike and how they are different, where they live, what they eat, how they move and how we care for them at the Zoo.
Please note: Penguin Puffin Coast Tours are not offered on Mondays.
Missouri Science Grade Level Expectations: III-1D (1st) b,d

Animals of the Americas

Grades 1 - 3
Tour length: 45 minutes
Fee: $70 (ZMD $55)
Offered September through May

What kind of animals live on the two continents known as the "Americas"? We will explore the Zoo to see some animals that live in North and South America and examine the adaptations they have to survive in their habitats.
Missouri Science Grade Level Expectations: III-1A (1st) a, 1D (1st) d

Rainforest

Grades 1 - 3
Tour length: 45 minutes
Fee: $70 (ZMD $55)
Offered September through May

How can so many animals live in the rainforest? Join us in exploring animals such as the apes, birds or reptiles at the Zoo to discover the many adaptations these animals have to help them live in the trees, under tree roots or above the canopy in tropical rainforests.
Missouri Science Grade Level Expectations: III-1D (KG) a, (1st) b,d

Variety of Mammals

Grades 1 - 3
Tour length: 45 minutes
Fee: $70 (ZMD $55)
Offered September through May

How does a sea lion differ from a lion? How are they the same? This tour emphasizes the diversity of mammals by examining their physical characteristics and lifestyles. Discover the many different forms and functions found among these furred animals.
Missouri Science Grade Level Expectations: III-1D (1st) b,d