Wild Meet & Greet

An exclusive in-person wildlife experience!



Meet an Ambassador Animal in Person at the Zoo

All experiences are 20 minutes in length and limited to groups of 1-15 people

Meet and mingle with your favorite ambassador animals at Woodland Park Zoo! You and a small group of family or friends are invited to have an up close experience with one of our extraordinary animals.

Times listed are Pacific Standard Time.

A Wild Meet and Greet ticket includes zoo admission for your entire party to enjoy immediately following your experience. At this time, we are unable to accommodate entry to the zoo prior to your Wild Meet and Greet session.

Please note, this is a no-touch experience and you will not be allowed to touch the animals.

After purchase, we will send you more details on meeting location and our contact tracing process.

Click the banner below to be redirected to our booking calendar. If you do not see your preferred session on the calendar or have additional questions, please email Bramble and Wood Events. All sessions require a minimum of 14 days advance notice for booking. All sessions are pending final approval from Animal Care Management, Bramble and Wood Events will reach out to you if there is a scheduling conflict.



Questions or comments? Contact us at brambleandwoodevents@zoo.org


Our Mission

Woodland Park Zoo saves wildlife and inspires everyone to make conservation a priority in their lives.

Land Acknowledgment

Woodland Park Zoo recognizes that these are the lands of the Tribal signatories of the Treaty of Point Elliott. We acknowledge their stewardship of this place continues to this day and that it is our responsibility to join them to restore the relationship with the living world around us.

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