The Alaska Zoo offers a variety of tours and programs for the general public. Fun and educational, it's like getting your vitamins from ice cream.
Stay tuned for tour bookings online!
Did you ever want to see what a zookeeper does all day? Spend a day with our keepers and the animals they take care of.
Ages 12 and up.
Ages 8-11 permitted with a paid adult chaperon.
Price includes admission to the Zoo.
$200 per person
Monday and Tuesday 10am - 3pm
Purchase a gift certificate for "Keeper for a Day" for a friend or loved one. They will get to go behind the scenes with keepers from 10-3pm. Participant will learn about diet preparation, behavioral enrichment, cleaning, and training.
Hang out with the wolves and keepers. Meet the pack and find out what they are all about. Wolf walk is no longer available during this encounter.
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday 1:30pm.
$85 per person ages 12+.
Ages 0-11 $45 with paid adult chaperon.
Animal Encounters include zoo admissions.
Hang out with the tigers, snow leopards and keepers. Participate in making diets, providing enrichment, cleaning, and training.
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday 10:00 am.
Hang out with the polar bears and keepers. Participate in making diets, providing enrichment, cleaning, and training.
Available Saturday & Sunday 10:00am
Purchase a gift certificate for an animal encounter for a friend or loved one. They will participate in making diets, providing enrichment, cleaning, and training. Gift certificates include zoo admissions.