Wildlife Conservation Society Zoos and Aquarium

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Basic Information

Address: Various- Bronx Zoo, Central Park Zoo, Prospect Park Zoo, Queens Zoo, and the New York Aquarium
Phone Number: 1-800-433-4149
Director: Karen Tingley

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Additional Information

Days and Hours: Open all year round. Hours change with season.
Description:

The Bronx Zoo, Central Park Zoo, New York Aquarium, Prospect Park Zoo, and Queens Zoo offer a variety of field trip and outreach experiences to meet the needs of the growing, diverse cross-section of New York Metro Area school children. All of our classroom experiences, guided tours, scavenger hunts and outreach programs align with NYC Scope & Sequence Standards and are designed to connect your students with nature and wildlife!

https://www.wcs.org/education/students.

Grade Levels:
Pre-K
K-5
6-8
9-12
Accreditation: AZA
Food: All parks offer some food.
Length of Visit: School programs vary from 30 – 60 (program dependent), Guided tours are 60 minutes, and Scavenger Hunts are self-led activities.
Exhibits: Madagascar (Bronx), Tropic Zone (Central Park), Discovery Trail (Prospect Park), Domestic Barnyard (Queens), Glovers Reef (New York Aquarium)