In light of COVID-19, the Lehigh Valley Zoo has implemented guidelines and requirements to provide safe programs for our guests, staff, and animals. Please fill out a program request form to receive these policies via email. Any questions or concerns can be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Let science come to life with unique animal species, animal artifacts, and highly-skilled conservation educators from Lehigh Valley Zoo through a variety of year-round programs. These engaging multi-sensory experiences incorporate Common Core Standards, Pennsylvania Assessment Anchors and Eligible Content, and science, technology, engineering, art and math (STEAM), and fit the needs of multiple age levels.
For more information, please contact our education department at email@example.com or call 610-799-4171 and dial extension 228, 229, or 247.
To provide the community with educational opportunities to learn about wildlife and to develop positive attitudes and curiosity about nature and conservation.
Animal Kingdom Presentations: Designed to give students an education presentation featuring the Zoo’s ambassador animals. Learn about their adaptations, behaviors, and the differences between species.
Conservation Exploration Programs (CEPs): Designed to give students an education presentation featuring the Zoo’s ambassador animals. Themes include Lifecycles (grades K-3), Habitats (grades 4-6), Adaptations (grades 4-6), or Threatened Species (grades 7-12). This program includes an Ambassador Animal presentation and a correlating activity.
Sensory Program: This program is geared towards the autistic community with the activities designed with their needs in mind. Program themes include Animal Diets, Animal Enrichment, or Animal Footprints. This program includes an Ambassador Animal presentation and a correlating sensory-based activity.
Zoo Tours: Visitors and students will learn about the adaptations, habitats, behaviors, and conservation statuses of resident Lehigh Valley Zoo animals on a professionally-guided tour with an Education staff member.
Groups with over 30 participants or groups wishing to book more than one of the above programs will be charged the additional program price – no exceptions.
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