Field Trip Reservations

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Field Trip Reservation System

Note that we are not accepting reservations  due to COVID-19 precautions.

During a field trip, teachers will lead their group’s educational expedition throughout the Sacramento Zoo. Reservations are available for all ages, year-round. To secure the discounted field trip entry rate to the Sacramento Zoo, registration must be made a minimum of 2 weeks in advance and must have 10 or more attendees. There must be 1 adult chaperone for every 8 students under the age of 18.

The following qualify as a school:

Charter school, college, CORAL, Headstart, home school, TK-12 public, preschool, private, schools for homeless or START.

If you do not qualify as a school, you must reserve a Group Reservation.

Additional Programming

You may choose additional educational programming to enhance your experience during the reservation process

Reservations are subject to approval.

Answers to Frequently Asked Questions

  • No deposit or payment is required to secure a field trip reservation.
  • Payment will not be accepted in advance and is due the day of the scheduled trip. Cash, company check, personal check, and all major credit cards are forms of payment accepted at the main entrance gate.
  • You must make one payment for your field trip, and everyone must enter together. Anyone arriving late must pay the general admission rate for entry.

More field trip questions?
Please email the Reservations Specialist or call 916-808-8814.