Birmingham Zoo
  • Today's Regular Hours: 9am to 4pm
  • Boo at the Zoo Presented by Wells Fargo: 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Get Involved


volunteer-spotlightThank you for your interest in volunteering at the Birmingham Zoo. Volunteers work in a variety of roles at the Zoo, including animal care, education and guest services. Please know that volunteering at the Zoo is a serious commitment. Adult volunteers are asked to serve (at minimum) a full-calendar year; however,  several adult volunteers have volunteered at the Zoo for a decade or more! Teen volunteer positions are available throughout the summer and fall seasons. The Zoo also offers a limited number of student internships during the summer, spring and fall semesters.

There are several types of volunteers:

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