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The adventure lasts a week; the learning lasts a lifetime!

*Recipient of the 1993 Tom Baines Award, 2011 & 2014 Eleanore Oakes Award 

Magnetic Hill Zoo Photo 4Education website: Year round education programs for children including day camps, birthday parties, off-site animal visits, and more!


Adopt a Friend for individuals: The Adopt a Friend program increases awareness of the plight of endangered species and raises funds to improve the habitats of the animals at Magnetic Hill Zoo. Adoption certificates also make unique gifts for any occasion! Includes a certificate suitable for framing, an animal information sheet, and two free passes to visit the Zoo. Magnetic Hill Zoo Photo 5

Information for group visits for children ages 4-17 years: The Adopt a Friend program is the most economical way for groups to visit the Zoo in April, May, June, September, October, and November. It includes your admission into the Zoo AND your group gets to theoretically adopt an animal for one year.