Spend the Night at the Zoo


Did you ever wonder what happens at the Zoo once the lights go out? Take the opportunity to see the Zoo like never before....at night, in the dark! Zoo overnights are a great way for you to see our animals in "nocturnal mode!" Be sure to make your reservations now! Space is limited and these great events fill up quickly!


Night Flight
Night Flight
Themed Overnights
Themed Overnights
Overnight Adventures for Teens
Overnight Adventures for Teens
Scout Badge Overnight
Scout Badge Overnight
Family Overnights
Family Overnights

Limited Time Offer!  Every scout that attends a fall scout program at the Zoo received a free Keepsake Lion cub photo! Call 215-243-5353 for additional information and to reserve your program.

September 27 | Girl Scout Day at the Zoo!

Join the Philadelphia Zoo and Girl Scouts of Eastern PA to enjoy this special day just for Girl Scouts and their families.   Receive discounted scout admission, a scavenger hunt and commemorative Philadelphia Zoo Scout Patch. Look for the Girl Scouts of Eastern PA station set up near the Giant Otter exhibit! The Zoo will be offering workshops for Daisy and Brownie scouts at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. Preregistration and payment is required for the workshops and for discounted admission to the Zoo. Please call 215-243-5353 to reserve your space today.

November 2 | Cub Scout Day at the Zoo!

Cradle of Liberty Council Boy Scout Day: Join us for this special scout day at the Zoo! Earn belt loops and Zoo scout patches, meet fellow scouts and experience animals up close! Visit the Cradle of Liberty Council website for more information and to register.