Queens Zoo
Family Programs

Pajama Story Time - Hora del cuento en pijama

Ready to get cozy for story time at the zoo? Join us for this fun bi-lingual evening program!

Photo Credit: Julie Larsen Maher

Once Upon a Zoo - Había una vez un zoológico

Immerse yourself in a magical evening at the zoo! Join us to explore the captivating world of animals through fairy tales and learn about the fascinating ways these critters adapt and survive. Experience up-close encounters, create your own craft mask, and enjoy tasty snacks while storytelling takes you and your family on a wildlife adventure. This event will be bilingual in English and Spanish.

One ticket covers one caregiver and one child. The program is intended for children ages 2+. One caregiver must be in attendance for the duration of the program.

Ages: 2+ with a caregiver

Price: $24 members
$30 regular
Dates: Friday, 3/8
Time: 5:00pm - 8:00pm

Sense-sational Spring - Primavera sensacional

It’s time to wake up from hibernation! Animals around the world are becoming active again and using their senses to explore the world. Celebrate the spring and learn about amazing animal senses with seasonal crafts, up-close encounters, tasty treats and an evening of storytelling. This event will be bilingual in English and Spanish.

One ticket covers one caregiver and one child. The program is intended for children ages 2+. One caregiver must be in attendance for the duration of the program.

Ages: 2+ with a caregiver

Price: $24 members
$30 regular
Dates: Friday, 4/5
Time: 5:00pm - 8:00pm
Photo Credit: ©WCS

Metamorphosis Boogie- El boogie de la metamorfosis

Seasonal changes are all around! Join us for a springtime adventure exploring the fascinating life cycle of animals that grow and change. Discover the wonders of metamorphosis through seasonal crafts, up-close encounters, tasty treats, and an evening of storytelling.

Grab your favorite pjs and join us for a family-friendly evening filled with animal encounters, craft-making, and engaging stories. This event will be bilingual in English and Spanish. One ticket covers one caregiver and one child. The program is intended for children ages 2+. One caregiver must be in attendance during the duration of the program.

Ages: 2+ with a caregiver

Price: $24 members
$30 regular
Dates: Friday, 5/3
Time: 5:00pm - 8:00pm

Our office is open Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

If you have any questions, please call 800-433-4149 or email qzeducation@wcs.org.


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