Our Early Childhood Education classes focus on endemic New Zealand species where kids will learn more about our animals and their habitat, and includes an interactive animal encounter with one of our zookeepers.

  1. Before your zoo visit, please read our Zoo RAMS, and terms and conditions of entry.

Find out more about our ECE programs below.


Bug Lab

Students are able to enter Bug Lab as part of their Education Visit at special pricing.

Students: $1 (self-guided) or 7$ (session) in total each
Additional adults: $36 (self-guided) or $32 (session) each

Learn more in our booking form.

ECE session topics we offer

What is a bug? Children will be explorers looking for bugs and entomologists who study bugs.

Additional charges apply for this session. Check booking form for more information.