Cheetah with dog companion
Upgraded Experiences

Animals in Action Experience

At a Glance

  • Adults, kids, tweens, teens, seniors
  • 1 hour; offered select days
  • Urban Jungle
  • View Age/Safety Restrictions
    Maximum of 2 children per adult; ages 5 and older; ages 5 to 15 must be accompanied by a paid adult.
  • Meet Animals Up Close!

    See exotic cats climb and jump, and much more! Bring your camera to this fun and interactive experience, as we bring the animals out to you for an up-close view. Our expert wildlife behavior specialists will also take you behind the scenes to learn more about some of our animal ambassadors. You will hear amazing stories about each animal you meet, and find out how the San Diego Zoo is helping to save species here and around the world. Some animals are unique to this experience and can only be viewed by attending Animals In Action!* Reserve your spot today!

    *Our animal experiences are subject to change, based on the animals’ health and safety needs.

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