Fostering and facilitating diverse educational experiences that serve the Toledo Zoo’s mission.

The Toledo Zoo Education Department programs feature fun, hands-on learning for visitors of all ages and interests.
Educators appreciate our teacher workshops and student-centered programs that meet academic standards.
Kids enjoy our fun hands-on learning programs (and so do adults!).

We also visit organizations in our community, including hospitals and senior centers.
We are proud to represent The Toledo Zoo as we help others learn more about fascinating animals, nature, and conservation.

Great programs for teachers and schools!

Field trips to the Zoo, distance learning, Zoo visits to your school, teacher workshops and more. Learn more

Programs for kids and families

Summer camps, family programs and other edzoocational experiences await. Learn more

Check out the Toledo Zoo Preschool

Our certified teachers welcome your 3- to 5-year-old to an exciting program of discovery. Learn more

Have the Zoo come to you

We visit schools, hospitals, senior centers and other organizations with live animals, biofacts and more. Learn more

Programs for Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts

Our popular programs help scouts earn badges; check out our fun overnight camping opportunities, too. Learn more

Spend a night at the Zoo

These fun, overnight programs are great for families, school clubs, church groups and more. Learn more