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The Brandywine Zoo offers on-site tours as well as traveling outreach programs that meet education standard K-12. We are also a great resource for Pre-K, hands-on learning through our storybook or other Pre-K programs. Visit our Discovery Tour or Traveling Zoo pages to find out more information on our programs, or to book a program with the zoo.
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Join the Teacher Advisory Council
Brandywine Zoo's Teacher Advisory Council provides educators with an opportunity to be involved in decisions about education at the Zoo. Teachers involved in the council will help with curriculum and program development. To join, please email Curator of Education at Jacque.Williamson@state.de.us.
Book an Education Program for your school
The Brandywine Zoo offers on-site tours as well as traveling outreach programs that meet education standard K-12. We additionally are a great resource for PreK, hands-on learning through our storybook or other PreK programs.
Visit our Discovery Tour and Traveling Zoo pages to find out more information on our programs, or to book a program with the zoo. Or, stop by our Group Visits page for more information on group admission rates or informal, non-curriculum programs for groups.
Check out our Short School Program Guide
This quick look at our school programs, both Tours and Traveling Zoo, gives you an idea of what types of school programs we have to offer. (Note This guide prints on 11"x17" paper)
Frequently Asked Questions and Planning Your Program
What program is right for your group? Where do you go when you arrive at the zoo? What information should you provide chaperones? Visit our Program Planning and FAQ page for more information about picking, booking, and attending programs with the Zoo.
Prepare for Your Trip!
DOWNLOAD our Zoo Preview to help get your students ready for their trip to the zoo! This preview goes over our rules, layout, and animals you'll see during your visit!
Animal Behavior Program
DOWNLOAD our Animal Behavior Pre-visit lesson to prepare your students for their Animal Behavior lesson at the zoo. This lesson includes a pre-visit investigation of the animals your students will be assigned (by you) and observing when they come to the zoo.