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Special Experiences

Early Morning Explorers

  • Families with youths ages 3–12
  • $39 & up, per person
  • Selected dates
  • 60 minutes
  • Wildlife Explorers Basecamp
  • Be a wildlife explorer, enjoy hands-on nature exploration projects, and enjoy exclusive viewing of Wildlife Explorers Basecamp with your family before the Zoo opens for the day. Be sure to join us each month, as we explore different habitats, animals, and nature exploration activities! 

    Recommended for families with youths ages 3 through 12.

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