The Education Department pursues the Zoo’s mission to “Inspire Passion for the Natural World” through innovative educational programming and exciting “hands-on” and “minds-on” activities that encourage and promote lifelong learning.
The Birmingham Zoo offers enriching educational opportunities for people of all ages! Explore all the pages in this section to view the Zoo’s wide variety of interactive learning programs. We have programs for kids and families, schools and other groups, college students, adults, and teachers. Also be sure to check out our Nightlight Programs and the Zoo Keeper for a Day programs – both of which are fun for people of all ages!
For additional inquiries or to register, please contact the Education Department at 205-397-3877 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
We’re celebrating the holidays by giving you an extra 25% off fun programs on November 30 only! Register ONLINE for your extra discount. Use Discount Code : CYBERMONDAY
(Please note that the discount is only available for ONLINE purchases on November 30)
Purchase gift certificate for any week of Summer Camp for 2016 and receive 25% off your purchase.
|Zoo Olympics Camp||4K – 5th Grades||$220 members $255 non-members|
|Jurassic Zoo Camp||4K – 5th Grades||$245 members $280 non-members|
|Eco Art Camp||4K – 5th Grades||$245 members $280 non-members|
|Jr. ZooKeeper Camp||3rd – 5th Grades||$245 members $280 non-members|
|Zoo Career Camp||6th – 8th Grades||$245 members $280 non-members|
|ZooKeeper Camp||6th – 8th Grades||$245 members $280 non-members|
Gift certificates may be used for any available week of camp for Summer 2016. For complete information about Birmingham Zoo’s ZooFari Summer Camp please see our Information Packet.
Purchase a gift certificate for our behind the scenes ZooKeeper for a Day Program and receive 25% off your purchase.
|Children’s Zoo||Ages 8 – 14||$150 members $175 non-members|
|Bird Department||Ages 12 – Adult||$150 members $175 non-members|
|Reptile Department||Ages 12 – Adult||$150 members $175 non-members|
|Africa||Ages 16 – Adult||$175 members $200 non-members|
Gift certificates may be used for any available date for 2016. For complete information about the ZooKeeper for a Day Program, please see our Information Packet.
Register online between 12:00 AM and 11:59 PM on November 30 to receive the discount. Discounts will only be given for online registrations during the sale hours. If you encounter problems, please call 205-397-3877. Only calls and messages left at this number during sale hours with valid issues will be offered the discount.