August 8: World Elephant Day at Zoo Atlanta

World Elephant Day at Zoo Atlanta

World Elephant Day will be observed around the globe on August 12, and fans are invited to start a week of awareness early with World Elephant Day activities at Zoo Atlanta on Saturday, August 8, 2015, in a day packed with special opportunities highlighting Earth’s largest land mammals and the crucial need to protect elephants in the

August 8: Adventure Cubs at Zoo Atlanta

Adventure Cubs at Zoo Atlanta

Join us for a program exclusively for toddlers and their favorite grownups! This exciting, hands-on program allows you to explore different toddler-friendly concepts about animals. Go on a Zoo tour, explore and play at interactive learning stations, and meet an animal ambassador up-close. All topics and activities are designed specifically for the developmental needs of

Rehabilitated Bald Eagle Joins Zoo Atlanta Family

Zoo Atlanta Bald Eagle

Zoo Atlanta 800 Cherokee Avenue Atlanta, GA 30315 Facebook Twitter An American icon has landed at Zoo Atlanta, and just in time for Independence Day, fans have a final opportunity to support the care and habitat of our national bird in its new home at the Zoo. Zoo Atlanta is delighted to welcome a

Father’s Day at Zoo Atlanta

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Zoo Atlanta 800 Cherokee Avenue, SE Atlanta, GA 30315 Facebook Twitter Celebrate Dad with a family day at the Zoo this Father’s Day, June 21! Fathers enjoy free admission with purchase of any regularly-priced child’s or adult’s general admission ticket. Animal dads throughout the Zoo will also enjoy themed Father’s Day surprises. Stay tuned to for

Scaly Slimy Spectacular Now Open at Zoo Atlanta!

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State-of-the-art new amphibian and reptile complex features more than 70 species Zoo Atlanta 800 Cherokee Avenue, SE Atlanta, GA 30315 Facebook Twitter Something spectacular has been on the way for two years, and now, it’s finally here. Scaly Slimy Spectacular: The Amphibian and Reptile Experience opened to the public on Thursday, April 2, 2015.

January 19 • School’s Out! Safari Day Camp at Zoo Atlanta

January 19th, 2015 camp at Zoo Atlanta

School may be out, but camp is definitely in! Zoo Atlanta offers a fun and exciting day of learning for your children even when school is not in session. See our School’s Out Safari Day Camp dates below! TIME: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. AGES: K – 5th grade Theme: Home is where the heat is Get the

Atlanta Area Petting Zoos

Atlanta, Georgia petting farms and zoos

  Go to our Atlanta Petting Zoos Guide Almost all children like animals and enjoy getting close enough to interact with them. A petting zoo is a great place for children and families to gather together and see a variety of animals. Petting zoos include docile animals that can be tamed and are safe to

Winter Break Camp: Winter Safari Day Camp at Zoo Atlanta | @ZooATL

Zoo Atlanta Winter Safari Day Camp for Kids in Atlanta

Bundle up with the wildlife during an award-winning day camp adventure this winter break! Winter Safari Day Camp features Zoo tours, wildlife discovery, special encounters, crafts, games and new friends with more than 1,300 animals from around the world. Themes change daily; sign up for one day or for all eight. Camp runs from 9 a.m. to 4

SWAPtember Member Savings at 16 Atlanta Attractions September 1st – 30th, 2012

SWAPtember Member Savings

Swap the savings during the 4th Annual Swaptember Savings event at 16 metro-Atlanta partner attractions during September. Offers valid only for members of participating attractions Being a member matters! 16 metro-Atlanta attractions have collaborated to offer the community the ultimate way to experience all that Atlanta has to offer. If you’re not already a member, now is the

Events List: Atlanta Family Events for September 17th – 23rd

Scout Open House at Chattahoochee Nature Center WHEN: Saturday September 17th from 1:00pm – 5:00pm WHERE: 9135 Willeo Road Roswell, GA 30075 Not sure what scouts can do at CNC?  Scout Open House gives you the opportunity to explore and find out!  Scout leaders wearing their uniform get in free and scouts in uniform get

Events List: Atlanta Family Events for September 9th – 16th

Grandparents’ Ice Cream Social at Chattahoochee Nature Center WHEN: Sunday September 11th from 1:00pm – 3:00pm WHERE: 9135 Willeo Road Roswell, GA 30075 Help us honor our grandparents on Grandparents’ Day as we enjoy a good ol’ fashioned ice cream social.  Grandparent’s eat ice cream for free – just $3 for everyone else! Website Pee-Wee

9 Things to Do in Atlanta August 22nd – 28th

Tooth Fairy Craft Week at INK WHEN: Monday August 22nd, 10:00am to Friday, August 26th 5:00 pm WHERE: 999 Chestnut Stress, Gainesville, GA 30501 Make your very own mouth using fun craft materials as the teeth! Cost: $1.00 with paid admission to museum. INK Memebers are FREE. Event website.. Elachee Explorers at Elachee Nature Science

June 25th – Wild Encounters at Zoo Atlanta

Zoo Atlanta Wild Encounters

Ever wanted to feed a Komodo dragon or touch an elephant? Now you can! If you’ve yearned for the chance to get closer, now’s your chance for an all-NEW experience – face-to-face with some of our wildest residents! This exclusive new program features behind-the-scenes opportunities to tour animal areas and feed one of your favorite

June 25th – Keeper for a Day at Zoo Atlanta

Zoo Atlanta Keeper for a Day

Australia & Carnivores Hang out all morning in the Zoo’s Australian Outback. Then venture over to spend some time with the Zoo’s carnivores in the afternoon. Program runs from 8:00 am – 4:00 pm Program Information Programs are offered on Saturdays year-round. Cost: $225 for Members, $280 for non-Members. Cost includes Keeper for a Day

June 18th – Father’s Day After Dark Family NightCrawler at Zoo Atlanta

Delve into our wonderful world of wetlands!  Help our Zoo Atlanta keepers ensure that our Wetland Exhibit is a happy and healthy home for our wetland creatures by using water samples, microscopes and night vision scopes to search for viable biological indicators! As the sun sets and Zoo Atlanta closes its gates for the evening,

June 19th – Spend Father’s Day at Zoo Atlanta

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Celebrate Dad with special discounts on June 19 Dazzle Dad with a day at the Zoo! On Sunday, June 19, fathers enjoy free admission with purchase of a full price child (ages 3-11) or adult general admission ticket. Offer valid only on Sunday, June 19; not valid with any other discount, offer or promotion. Zoo