Bring the zoo to you with Binder Park Zoo’s Zoomobile! New programming choices give you the chance to pick the perfect addition to your classroom lesson or event! These fun and educational programs can bring live animal ambassadors to your classroom, library, senior care center, scout meeting, or any group that would like to experience the wonders of nature first hand.
Zoomobile programs run between 45-60 minutes and may vary depending on the age/grade level of participants.
The maximum capacity for a single program is 150 participants.
A maximum of three programs may be run per day with the same animal ambassadors.
All programs must be inside a secure building with doors and windows that can be closed.
No food may be present in the room during the program.
Due to the dynamic nature of live animal ambassadors, specific animals cannot be guaranteed for any program.
Zoomobile Programs cannot travel to private residences.
First Program $200.00
Additional Program $150.00
Same day visit, up to three total programs with no more than 60 minutes between programs
Mileage fees apply for facilities further than 20 miles from Binder Park Zoo
Program fees are due the day of your Zoomobile visit
20-40 miles: $30
41-60 miles: $50
61-80 miles: $70
81-100 miles: $90
Whether it’s a single classroom or large assembly, Zoomobile programs will engage students and leave them wondering more about nature than ever before! These programs last approximately one hour and can help meet Next Generation Science Standard Benchmarks.
Have the Zoomobile visit your preschool or daycare to add an exciting and educational burst of fun into your day. Students will learn about our live animal ambassadors and get a touch opportunity with certain species. Great for family fun nights or open houses as well!
Senior Centers & Assisted Living
Zoomobile programs aren’t just for kids! Have the Zoo bring animal ambassadors to your facility and brighten the day of residents or visitors with fun information and even touch opportunities with certain animals.
Want to have the Zoomobile stop by, but don’t see a program for you? No problem! This one-hour general program can be molded for any group or facility that wants a fun, educational visit from some of the Zoo’s live animal ambassadors.
Fair and Festivals (Booth Style)
A visit from our animal ambassadors is a great way to enhance any event. The Zoomobile will bring live animal ambassadors, plus a table display of animal artifacts for up to three hours to your event. This casual meet and greet style is always a hit with visitors!