the Must Do Zoo

Experience the Must Do Zoo

Scout Badge Programs

Fulfill your badge requirements while exploring the Toledo Zoo! You and your scouts will meet a live animal, tour part of the zoo with your zoo guide, and complete all the requirements needed for your badge.

Girl Scouts and Cub Scouts

Explore the Toledo Zoo with a Zoo Educator while completing requirements needed to earn your animal related Badges and Adventures! Programs are available for groups of Girl Scouts or Cub Scouts. All programs are 2 hours long and will feature live animal demos and at exhibit lessons.

Badges for Girl Scouts
Daisy: Eco Learner and Rose Petal (both covered in one program)
Brownie: Eco Friend and Bugs (both covered in one program) or Pets and Senses (both covered in one program)
Juniors: Animal Habitats or Journey: Think like a Citizen Scientist
Cadette: Animal Helper
Senior: Eco Explorer or Voice for the Animals

Adventures for Cub Scouts
Lions: Ready, Set, Grow, and Rumble in the Jungle (both covered in one program)
Tigers: Tigers in the Wild and My Tiger Jungle (both covered in one program)
Wolves: Howling at the Moon or Digging in the Past
Bears: Fur, Feathers, Ferns or Critter Care
Webelos: Into the Wild

Group size is limited to 15 scouts and total group size cannot exceed 35. Please note that materials will be provided only for participating scouts.
Cost: $50 per program
Times: 11:00 am and 1:30 pm
This program will start and end at the Zoo entrance, entry to the Zoo before or after will require admission

Reserve Online

Scouts BSA

Oceanography and Veterinary Medicine are offered by appointment. Please email education@toledozoo.org to make arrangements 3 weeks in advance.

Looking for more?

For more education programs for scout groups, please consider a Snooze or Safari Overnight