field trips to the
Indianapolis Zoo and White River
Gardens require reservations at least two weeks in advance of the
Field trip rate eligibility requirements:
• Group visiting must have at least 15 people total.
• Group must be part of a school that is currently in
• Preschools must have a teacher on staff that has a valid
teaching license. (CDAs do not qualify).
The school group rate does not apply to day cares, weekend visits, summer day care for
school-aged children or summer camps.
Our new Education Package Tickets include 4D Theatre
Tickets for Planet Earth: Shallow Seas.
Click Here for more information.
Admission with 4D Theatre
Adult chaperone Admission with
Teaching staff (including bus
Bus parking on visit date
All other Vehicles
NEW - Interactive Workshops for Students
Summer Day Camp, Day Cares or Bringing a Large Group
What to do at the Zoo
What to Wear
During Christmas at the Zoo, Zoo operating hours change to 12-9pm. The
event dates vary from year to year — check the
operating hours for specifics. We can only give school group rates if
your group leaves by 5pm.