GROUP VISITS

Bring Out the Whole Gang!

Rolling Hills Zoo welcomes groups of all sizes! Check out our discount rates and packages for a great group experience.
CONTACT US TO CHECK AVAILABILITY FOR YOUR GROUP EVENT
(School Group Information at bottom of page)

Discounted admission rates are available for groups of 15 or more guests with a reservation made at least 5 business days prior to your visit date. For more information, including prices, or to reserve your event date, call/email us or click on the Group Visit Inquiry Form button below:

Kris Bell - kris@rollinghillszoo.org or call 785-827-9488, ext. 114

Be sure to include your fax number or mailing address in your message.

Group Visits

Discounted admission rates are available for groups of 15 or more guests with a reservation made at least 5 business days prior to your visit date. To make your visit truly unique, ask about our special amenities. 

For complete Group rates and information, call (785) 827-9488 ext. 114, or email kris@rollinghillszoo.org.

If you have a Motorcoach Group or a Corporate Group, please contact Kathy Tolbert for additional information about discounted admission rates and more at kris@rollinghillszoo.org or (785) 827-9488 ext. 114.

Zoo Palooza

Program:  Zoo Palooza is a program designed for groups of up to 20 people and is ideal for Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, sports teams, classes and small groups. Children 7 years and younger are allowed with adult supervision.  

Time:  9 a.m. - 11 a.m. (to 12 p.m. if lunch is included) 

Program Cost: $75   

For admission to the Zoo and Wildlife Museum, ask about group pricing which is dependent upon number of participants.

Lunch available at additional cost of $7.50 per person. Choice of hamburger, corndog or Uncrustables, served with Lay's potato chips, granola bar and 8 oz. bottled water)

Program Includes:

  • Your 30 minute program can be based on a specific area of the world, will include a conservation and zoo focus, and can be based on your educational needs. If you have a certain badge you want to achieve or area of interest, we can design your program accordingly.
  • A 30-minute Animal Meet & Greet with three of our animal ambassadors.
  • A 15-minute Keeper Chat or animal training session (depending upon availability).

SchedulingPlease schedule two weeks in advance. Scheduling programs will be based on date availability.  

To schedule your program contact Teagan Miller at Teagan@rollinghillszoo.org or call 785-827-9488 ext. 132. 

Picnic Area Rental

Daytime Options:
The picnic area offers covered seating for about 200 guests on a first-come, first-served basis. It is equipped with restrooms, soft drink vending machines, and small playground for young children. You are welcome to stake out a picnic shelter area for your group, however the shelter is still open to the general public until 5:00 p.m.

Evening Options:
For a truly private event, the Picnic Area is available to rent ($250) from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Your guests may visit the Zoo and Wildlife Museum during the day, until closing at 5:00 p.m., then gather at the Picnic Area for your event!

No grills are allowed.
EDUCATIONAL ADD-ONS

For more fun, you can add an Interactive Animal Encounter to any of your Group Visits. During this encounter an Education Team member will visit your party with 3 of our animal ambassadors, and you and your guests can get up close to learn more about these amazing animals.

3 animals – 45 minutes - $100

School Groups

Come out and enjoy the zoo with your class or students.
RHZ offers discounted admission rates to public & private home schooled, and licensed daycare providers.
$7.50 per Student
$7.50 per Chaperone (1 per 10 Students)
$13.50 per Extra Chaperone

Plus, we have many options to enhance your field trip.
CONTACT US TO CHECK AVAILABILITY FOR YOUR SCHOOL FIELD TRIP

Please fill out the online School Group Inquiry Form below, or contact Kris Bell at kris@rollinghillszoo.org, or call 785-827-9488 ext. 114.

School group inquiry form