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The Great Backyard Bird Count

Please join us! Audubon Bird Walk: 8:00am-10:00am* Birmingham Zoo Activities: 10:00am-2:00pm *pre-registration with Audubon required The Birmingham Zoo is excited to partner with the Birmingham Audubon Society for the annual Great Backyard Bird Count. Before the Zoo opens, Alabama Audubon will lead a birding walk through the Zoo. For more information and to register for […]

Brunch with the Bachelors : Meet Your Zoo’s African Elephant Herd

Wake up, elephant lovers! Join the Birmingham Zoo on Sunday, March 5 from 9:30 am until 12:00 pm for a one-of-a-kind experience with our African elephant bachelor herd! Our pachyderm party is an exclusive event with your favorite bachelors: Bulwagi, Luti, and Gadze, plus an intimate group of their biggest admirers. Enjoy dining at our Safari […]

Alabama Water Watch – Certification Workshop

*Recommended for 4th Grade Up Friday, March 24th - Saturday, March 25th, 2023 10:00 am – 5:00 pm Meet at the front entrance of the Zoo CEUs provided through Auburn University after the workshop with a small fee Join the Alabama Water Watch certified volunteer network! AWW is the only EPA-certified citizen science water quality monitoring […]

Kenya Unmatched Safari Tour

Explore and Experience the Wonders of Kenya on a Classic Safari with your Birmingham Zoo Join President and CEO, Chris Pfefferkorn, on a classic safari to Kenya October 16 - 27, 2023! Early Booking Discount of $300 per person expires on February 28! Download BROCHURE, COSTS, REGISTRATION Discover some of the most stunning wilderness and ecosystems […]