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ZooAmerica

Behind-the-Scenes Tours

Whether you are a morning bird, a night owl, or a shutterbug, we have the perfect tour for you! Join us for a unique experience, go behind the scenes and find out what happens at the Zoo in the morning hours or after the Zoo closes! All tours are rain or shine, so please dress for the weather.

 

 

Photography TourPhotography Tour

This tour is for shutterbugs of all skill levels. Participants will take a tour of non-public spaces of select exhibits for a special opportunity to take upclose pictures of our animals. Participants may select from three exhibit animals and two education animals. View list of animals available for the tour. Tour time is 8 – 10 AM on Wednesdays and Saturdays.

 

Cost is $49 per person (ages 3+) and includes same-day admission to the Zoo. Participants must pre-register and pre-pay 72 hours in advance. Limit 5 participants per tour. Call 717-534-3900 to register or for more information.

 

 

Mountain LionEarly Bird Tour

On Tuesdays, Fridays, and Sundays from 8 – 10 AM, observe our animals as they start their day. Join a ZooAmerica educator to get an up-close and personal look at select Zoo species during the morning hours. Participants will learn fascinating information about the animals in our outside exhibits and will have the opportunity to feed some animals during their guided walk. The tour ends with touching a reptile and holding a small bird of prey!

 

Cost is $49 per person (ages 3+) and includes same-day admission to the Zoo. Participants must pre-register and pre-pay 72 hours in advance. ZooAmerica can accommodate up to 10 people per tour and up to 2 tours per morning. Call 717-534-3900 to register or for more information.

 

 

Owl

After-Hours Tour

Tours are held Wednesday and Saturday nights year-round. Starting times vary with the Zoo closing times. This 2 hour behind-the-scenes adventure is perfect for families with children ages 3 and older!

 

Join ZooAmerica naturalists for a personal tour through the Zoo, including an insider’s look at the Animal Health Center and a flashlight tour through the animal buildings. Feed the otters, touch a reptile, or hold a bird of prey. Plus, all participants will receive a flashlight, and items to complete your adventure through the Zoo!

 

Cost is $49 per person (ages 3+).  ZooAmerica can accommodate up to 10 people per tour and up to 2 tours per night.  Participants must pre-register and pre-pay 72 hours in advance.  Call 717-534-3900 to register or for more information.

 


 

 

201 Park Avenue  -  Hershey, PA 17033  -  717-534-3900  -  ZooAmerica@HersheyPA.com