Go behind-the-scenes at ZooAmerica® and explore even more of the wild of North America! Choose from one of our three unique tours that guide you through non-public spaces, get you up-close with our animals, and leave you with a deeper understanding of nature and a greater appreciation for the animal world!
Cost: $57 per person, recommended for ages 3 years and older, includes same day admission to the Zoo. Participants must pre-register and pre-pay 72 hours in advance. Limit 10 participants per tour. For more information or to register, call 717-534-3900.
While visiting ZooAmerica, please take note of the following:
- Remind everyone in your group that all guests over the age of two are required to wear masks.
- Prior to entering ZooAmerica, guests should be prepared to undergo a touchless temperature screening.
- Remember to practice social distancing as you journey through the zoo.
- At ZooAmerica, we have implemented enhanced safety measures to address the inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 that exists in any public place where people are present. Review Safety Protocols
After Hours Tour
Available Wednesdays or Saturdays (Time Varies)
When the Zoo closes, this explorative tour begins! Join our ZooAmerica naturalists for a 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 and bears, touch a reptile, and hold a bird of prey! We'll provide the flashlight, excitement, and adventure!
Early Bird Tour
Available Tuesdays, Fridays or Sundays From 8 - 10 AM
Start your day with a wild adventure! Participants will get an up-close and personal look at select zoo species, learn fascinating information, and have the opportunity to feed some animals during a guided walk. You'll wrap up your exploration with an opportunity to touch a reptile and hold a bird of prey!
Available Wednesdays or Saturdays From 8 - 10 AM
Get your camera lens ready for a unique tour suitable for photographers of all skill levels. Enjoy a special opportunity to take up-close photos of our animal residents while touring non-public spaces of select exhibits. Choose from three exhibit animals and two education animals.Learn More