Group Reservations

In the Plan A Visit section:

Place a Group Reservation Request.

march groups chartAny additional teachers, staff, chaperones or parents who are attending the Zoo with the group will be required to pay the group admission rates. We only allow one payment per group – please coordinate with parents who will be accompanying your group to ensure that all funds are collected by school representatives prior to arrival at the Zoo. As always, special accommodations can be made for special needs groups by calling our Groups Department at 205-879-0409.

For more information, please click the links below:
Field Trip Teacher Guide
Field Trips Teacher Contact Sheet
Field Trips and Group Outings FAQ
Field Trip Chaperone Guide

Attraction Group Rates

Train Ride
Cost: $2
Free for children under 2| All others one ticket each


Carousel Ride
Cost: $2
One ticket to ride (unless you are standing beside your child as he/she rides)


Wild Slide
Cost: $2
Free for children under 2| All others one ticket each

March- Thursday & Friday 9:30am-2:00pm
April- Wednesday- Friday 9:30am-2:00pm
May – Monday- Friday 9:30am-2:00pm


Lorikeet Nectar
Cost: $1
For feeding these vibrantly colored parrots

lorikeet feeding

Foam Zone (Open Seasonally)
Cost: $2 for groups; $2.50 (plus tax) for individual customers
One ticket per person required. This attraction gets you wet.

Foam Zone

Educational Programs
Cost: $2
Teachers and Bus Drivers are Free. All others pay one fee per person. A private 20 minute educational program featuring live animals and biofacts. For more information, please click here.
*Groups booking Educational Programs in conjunction with their field trip are to submit a 25% deposit in the form of cash, credit card or check no less than 14 days prior to the date of your visit.


Get more information on our Group Meal Packages.