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early childhood educa​tion - zoo visit with education session included

Children (3 - 5 years) - $6
Teachers / Adults (1:3) - Free
Additional adults - $25.20​ each

primary and secondary - zoo visit with education session included

Primary and secondary students - $10
Teachers / parents - 1 free per 6 children
Additional teachers / parents - $25.20

Tertiary - zoo visit with education session included

Tertiary students - $19
Lecturers - Two free lecturers per group over 10 students
Additional lecturers - $​25.20

Please note: 

  • To receive the education session rate, lead teachers are required to kōrero with one ​of the Zoo educators to discuss details of their planned programme and evaluate the session afterwards.

  • Additional costs apply for multiple secondary/NCEA ​sessions.

early childhood education - self-guided zoo visit

All children 5 years and under ​in ECE groups - Free
All adults (including teachers and supervisors) - $25.20
Children over 5 years: $12

primary and secondary - self-guided zoo visit

Primary and secondary students - $11
Teachers / parents - 1 free per 6 children
Additional teachers / parents - $28​

tertiary - self-guided visit

Tertiary students - $21
Lecturers - Two free lecturers per group of over 10 students​
Additional  lecturers - $28​​​​​​

Bookings are essential. Available during term ​time (9.30am - 4.15pm, last entry​)

book your class

Bookings are essential. Available during term time (9.30am - 4.15pm, last entry​)

Download booking forms for your education group:

Email completed boo​king forms to:

Please be sure to download and read the terms and​ conditions of entry for education groups (pdf)​


​​We welcome staff to book a pre-visit to the Zoo b​efore your actual visit.

If you're interested, please book a time with our bookings team at:

An Auckland Zoo educator will contact you with a date and time, and instructions on how to enter. Please bring a form of ID that shows you work within your specific organisation.

Please note: This is a professional development opportunity, so children are unable to attend a pre-visit​.​​

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