Explore Jr. Zoology

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Includes 1 Student and 1 Parent

Museum General Admission
Not Required

Pricing & Registration
And God said, “Let the earth bring forth living creatures according to their kinds—livestock and creeping things and beasts of the earth according to their kinds.” (Genesis 1:24, ESV)

From cute, little hedgehogs to massive camels, Explore Jr. Zoology offers an in-depth look at a variety of animals in God’s creation. Learn about animal kinds and study animal behavior through close-up animal encounters with our trained zoologists.

Open to students in grades K–5 (ages five and up). *One parent is required to accompany their children.

Explore Jr. is scheduled from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Explore Jr. is on a two-year rotating schedule. Each Explore Jr. includes three hands-on, interactive sessions. The yearly topics are provided in the schedule below.

Don’t miss out on the fun! Availability is limited.

Pricing & Registration

  • $39.99 includes one parent and one child in grades K-5 (museum general admission is not required and not included).
  • $19.99 for each additional child (museum general admission is not required and not included).
  • Includes all scheduled events and parking fee.

You can find answers to common questions on the Explore Jr. FAQ page.

Please contact us for more information or if you would like to schedule a private Explore day for your group.

Two-Year Rotating Schedule

  Session 1 Session 2 Session 3
Year 1 Animal Enrichment Zoo Tour and Animal Encounter Animal Encounter
Year 2 Animal Enrichment Zoo Tour and Animal Encounter Creepy Crawlies & Scavenger Hunt