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Education Resources & Tours

Little Rock Zoo’s education mission is to connect people to nature through unique learning experiences that engage their minds, touch their hearts and move them to embrace responsible stewardship of the earth.

Whether you are looking for resources to enhance your self-guided exploration of the Zoo or an engaging opportunity to connect with Zoo staff and meet ambassador animals, we’ve got you covered!

Check out our Group Reservations page for discounts, parking, and arrival information for your next field trip. Field Trip Enhancements and Educator Resources are detailed below.

When you are ready to book your tour, contact us at 501-661-7200 or email

Reservation is required to receive group rates and book field trip enhancements. Payment is due in advance of Zoo visit.

60-minute Guided Tour -$3 per person (10 person minimum required)

These tours are led by our trained educators and docents to give you the inside scoop on what is happening at the Zoo. This is not a behind-the-scenes experience. Select up to two of the following zones to explore:

  • Great Apes
  • Penguin Pointe
  • Big Cats
  • African Savannah
  • Small Carnivores + Bears
  • Heritage Farm
  • Tropical Aviary, Reptile House, and Small Primates
  • The Veldt
  • Asian Elephants

For larger groups: Please note that we can facilitate up to three groups of 30, adults and children combined, during a scheduled tour time. Multiple tours may be needed to accommodate your entire group.

Educator Resources:

Click on the links below for downloadable field trip resources that include animal information and student activity sheets to guide you on your next Zoo visit!

EdZoocational Adventure Guides:

Other Resources:

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Little Rock Zoo

1 Zoo Drive
Little Rock, AR 72205


Hours of Operation
9 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Last admission 3:30 p.m.
Zoo grounds close at 4:00 pm

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