Adult Programs

Join us for these unique after-hours programs for adults age 21 and older to learn about
the zoo and the animals in our care. Each program includes cocktail time, light refreshments, fascinating animal information, and an exclusive chance to interact with our animal care staff and observe our animals in a special way.

Pre-registration is required. These opportunities will fill up fast!

Twilight at the Zoo: Feline Frenzy

For Adults Only; Ages 21 and up! Join us for a unique experience focusing on our zoo’s big cats, including Amur leopards, snow leopards and Amur tigers. Enthusiastic education and experienced keeper staff will lead an after-hours tour of our feline exhibits, including a chance to go behind the scenes in the tiger building. Come ... Read moreTwilight at the Zoo: Feline Frenzy

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$55 – $65

Twilight at the Zoo: After Hours Tour

For Adults Only; Ages 21 and up! Enjoy a relaxed night at the zoo, with an after-hours tour of the zoo by our education staff. *Please note: Due to construction we will not be going behind the scenes at this event. So bring your camera, and enjoy the animals at dusk! $35 members, $45 non-members ... Read moreTwilight at the Zoo: After Hours Tour

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$35 – $45

Note: Photography and videography are prohibited in non-public areas of the zoo.

Cancellation Policy:

If you are enrolled and you must cancel for any reason, your registration fee is nonrefundable unless a patron on the waiting list can fill the space. In the event the cancelled slot is filled, a 25% processing fee will be deducted from your refund. If there is no waiting list for the program you are cancelling, no refund will be issued.

Wait List:

We often add programs based on the length of the wait list. If the program you are interested in is full, please call (315) 435-8511 x8559 or email with the program name and the number of tickets you require. If a space becomes avaliable or we open another program, we will contact you.


One Conservation Place, 
Syracuse, NY 13204

Our Hours

10 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Monday – Sunday

Contact Us

(315) 435-8511

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