Up-Close Looks

Want to make your zoo visit totally unforgettable? Add an Up-Close Look to your agenda! Offered year-round, these intimate animal encounters provide your small group with the unique opportunity to enjoy a private animal meet-and-greet facilitated by our knowledgeable keepers. Minimum age, group size, and safety requirements vary by experience.

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SLOTHS

Enjoy life in the slow lane with Wookiee, our sweet two-toed sloth!

LLAMAS

A private experience with our long-lashed Casanovas: Jorge and Fernando

GIRAFFES

A face-to-face feeding experience with our amazing reticulated giraffe herd

Bongo

Hang out with one of our fabulous forest antelopes

Camel

Every day is hump day with our gorgeously goofy camel herd.

WILD CARD

Meet some of our most charismatic Animal Ambassadors

Elephant

An unforgettable encounter with our beloved bachelors

Rhino

Meet one of our tough-but-sensitive two-ton tanks

Flamingos

A chance to FLAMingle with some of the flock stars at the zoo!

giraffes

Giraffe Feedings at Zoo Lights