Behind the Scenes Encounters
Get up close and personal with some of the rarest animals on the planet in our Behind The Scenes Encounters. You will meet one our trained animal care staff and join them to meet one of four endangered species: African penguins, African painted dogs, bison, and red pandas.
Up close encounter with the animals
Participate in animal enrichment
Private keeper talk focused on the animal, their facility, and the zoo's role in their conservation
Note: Tours will vary based on animal temperament and behavior. One adult chaperone per two children required. Minimum age six years old.
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For questions about behind the scenes, please email or call 719-561-1452 Ext. 106