Zoo Kids Ages 4 & 5 | Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium

Easter Hours

The Zoo will be open regular spring hours on Sunday, April 21.
The park opens at 9 a.m., gates close at 4 p.m., and the Zoo closes at 5 p.m.

Zoo Kids (Ages 4 & 5)


 For children ages 4 & 5, with an attending adult

Take your child on an hour-long adventure discovering nature through hands-on animal interactions, crafts, and bio-facts. These interactive programs are designed for the accompanying adults to join in with the children.

See below for themes, dates, and times available. Preregistration is required.

Please note: We understand that siblings outside of this age group may want to attend, but we ask that only children of the appropriate age group join us. Our classes are designed specifically for the age group listed.

Register Below

This program is part of our

Wildlife Academy

Multiple dates available through April.
See below for details.
10 a.m.
1 p.m. Sunday sessions only

Varies by session.
Education Complex
except Oceans of Fun in the PPG Aquarium

Members $16*
Non-members $22*
*Fee includes (1) child and (1) adult.

Additional child or adult can be added for an additional $8.
Please limit one adult per child.

Reptile Rock

Location: Education Complex
Zoo Kids, ages 4 & 5, will learn all about the four main types of reptiles.  Make friends with a lizard, alligator, turtle and snake and see why reptiles rock!

Thursday, April 11 - 10 a.m. - Sold Out!
Friday, April 12 - 10 a.m. - Sold Out!
Saturday, April 13 - 10 a.m.
Sunday, April 14 - 1 p.m.

Reptile Rock Registration

More Wildlife Academy classes will be offered in the fall.  We hope to see you at Zoo Camp this summer!

Members should sign in with their email address and password in the upper right corner of the quantity page (after you click the registration button) to receive the Member discount in their cart. Your Membership must be current at the time of registration.  To check your Membership status prior to registering, please call our Membership department at 412-365-2534.

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If multiple dates are available for registration, once you select the registration link you will be able to select other dates available, as well as times, when applicable.

If you continue to experience issues registering for the class or program of your choice, please call our Education Reservations Department at 412-365-2528 or email educationinfo@pittsburghzoo.org.