• Animal Architects 

    How do birds build their nests? What does a prairie dog tunnel look like? Learn all this and more by joining our Zoo educators for a fun and interactive Zoom webinar all about animal architects! You will be led through activities, crafts, and take a tour of the Zoo all from your own home. You’ll be the architect as you make your own animal and  build your own shelter! This is a virtual program.  Additional program information including the Zoom website link will be sent later.   

    Limited to 300 scouts per session 
    Fee:  $10 per scout  

    For Cub Scouts (Tiger, Wolf, Bear) in grades 1st - 3rd 

    January 29 (F); 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. - CLOSED 
    March19 (F); 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. - CLOSED
    April 16 (F); 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. 

    To register, please complete and mail the Scout Virtual Snooze Packet.

    Please contact the Overnight Staff at Overnights@stlzoo.org or call (314) 568-1633, for more information. 

     

    Creatures of the Night  

    What goes on when the sun goes down? Or better yet, who comes out? Join our Zoo educators for a fun and interactive Zoom webinar to explore the awesome world of nocturnal animals. We will learn about their unique adaptations and even test them against our own abilities. This program will also let us see some of our Zoo’s nocturnal animals after the Zoo closes to explore what they do at night.  Join us and find out about the amazing creatures of the night!  

     For Cub Scouts (Tigers, Wolf, Bear and Webelos) entering 1st - 5th grades

    Limited to 300 scouts per session  
    Fee:  $13 per registrant    

    July 16 (F); 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. 

    Registration coming soon, please check back!

    Please contact the Overnight Staff at Overnights@stlzoo.org or call (314) 568-1633, for more information. 

     

  • Animal Architects - Spring

    Do you have a mixed pack or the do the pre-set dates not work for your schedule? You can book a private Zoom meeting and get all the fun of a virtual snooze for just your pack! One of our Educators will lead your pack through activities, crafts, and take a tour of the Zoo all from your own home. You’ll be the architect as you make your own animal and build your own shelter! This is a virtual program.  Additional program information including the Zoom website link will be sent later.   

    Fee: $15 per scout; minimum of 10 scouts  

    Inquiry Form

    Please contact the Overnight Staff at Overnights@stlzoo.org or call (314) 568-1633, for more information. 

     

    Creatures of the Night - Summer

    Do you have a mixed pack or the do the pre-set dates not work for your schedule? You can book a private Zoom meeting and get all the fun of a virtual snooze for just your pack! One of our Educators will lead your pack through activities, crafts, and take a tour of the Zoo all from your own home. You’ll be the architect as you make your own animal and build your own shelter! This is a virtual program.  Additional program information including the Zoom website link will be sent later.   

    Fee: $15 per scout; minimum of 10 scouts  

    Inquiry Form

    Please contact the Overnight Staff at Overnights@stlzoo.org or call (314) 568-1633, for more information. 

  • Cub Scout Virtual Adventure Programs

    Do you want to learn about Zoo animals while earning an Adventure right from the comfort of your own home? These two-hour Zoom-based programs will be led by an Educator who will lead you through the steps to earn your Adventure. Some adventures will need post-work to be completed after the Zoom program, but instructions will be included as part of the registration. You can also order a toolkit for your scouts that will provide them with materials for the activities.

    Badges Offered:

    • Fur, Feathers and Ferns (Bears)
    • Into the Wild (Webelos)

     

    Fee: Varies based on what tools you would like for your troop.

    • Private Zoom call with a Zoo educator $15 per scout (minimum of 10 scouts)
    • Toolkit with materials $10 per scout (minimum of 10 scouts) 

    Cub Scout Adventure Nights at the Zoo

    Come to the Zoo after hours to see the animals at night and complete an Adventure. These programs will complete the entire Adventure and will also get you a personal experience as your own educator leads you through all your requirements.

    Adventures Offered:

    • Fur, Feathers and Ferns (Bears)
    • Into the Wild (Webelos)

     

    Who registers: Groups of up to seven scouts and two leaders.

    Dates/Times: These two-hour programs are offered from September to May; Monday - Friday between 6 and 9 p.m.

    Fee: $300 for your group of up to seven scouts and two leaders.

     

    To start your booking for either of these programs, please fill out our request form below.

    Program Request Form

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

  • For scouts and organized groups with participants ages 5 and up. Fees listed are per group. An adult must accompany the group.

    Ever wonder what the Zoo is like after dark? Gather your troop or pack, and join us for this amazing opportunity to explore the Zoo at night! A Zoo educator will be your guide for your group to learn more about the animals. 

    Fee: $300 for your group of up to 9 family or friends, an adult must accompany the group.
    Tour Length: 90 minutes.

    To start your booking, please fill out our 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.