Do you have a wild side? Become a volunteer
The Zoo in Forest Park & Education Center depends on dedicated volunteers to support our mission of education, conservation and rehabilitation. Training is provided by the staff and experienced volunteers. Adult volunteers must be at least 18 years of age.
- Animal Care
- Gift Shop and Ticket Booth
- Gardening and grounds maintenance
- Give guided tours of The Zoo
- Education programs including Zoo On The Go, Discovery Programs and Guided Tours
- Special events throughout the season such as Brew at The Zoo, Wine Safari, Spooky Safari and more
Please fill out the application and submit to email@example.com. A $25 volunteer fee is due on your first day.
Click here to download the volunteer application.
Pre-purchased, timed tickets are recommended for ease of entry but no longer required to visit The Zoo.
Open Daily: closed to closed
Weekends: 10:00am to 4:00pm
Seniors (Age 62+): $7.00
Children (Ages 1 to 12): $5.00