Book a Program

The Buttonwood Park Zoo brings learning to life by bringing students into our living classroom. These instructor-led, hands-on programs take place in one of our education classrooms year-round.

45 Minute Option
Science On a Sphere® or Animal Ambassador (w/ hands on activities)
Students 3 – 12 years old: $7
Students 12 – 18 years old: $10

20 Minute Option
Science On a Sphere®
Students 3 – 12 years old: $6
Students 12 – 18 years old: $9

*Max of 30 students/program
*Minimum $100 fee
*All prices include the cost of admission and programs

Please click here for our Program Choices

CHAPERONE POLICY
All adults within our recommended ratios are free
PreK – K & K       1:5
Grades 1 – 12     1:10
Additional adults: $9

 

For more information, contact:
Carrie Hawthorne
Education Curator
(508) 991-6178 ext. 67413
carrie.hawthorne@newbedford-ma.gov


School Lunch Box Program

Kids Zoo Keeper Lunch Box (Cold) $6.00
Turkey & Cheese Whole Wheat Wrap
Ham & Cheese Whole Wheat Wrap
Peanut Butter & Jelly Sandwich on Wheat Bread
Veggie Box Cut Vegetables, Hummus & Pita Bread
All come with Goldfish Cracker or Animal Cookies,
Apple Slices & Kids Drink (Milk or Water or Kids Sport Drink)

Kids Zoo Keeper Lunch Box (Hot) $7.00
Grilled Cheese
Two White Meat Chicken Tender
Slice Cheese Pizza
Veggie Burger with Whole Wheat Bun
All come with Goldfish Crackers or Animal Cookies,
Apple Slices & Kids Drink (Milk or Water or Kids Sport Drink)

To place your order today, contact:
Ralph Younger
(508) 991-4556 ext. 116 or
bearsdencafe@bpzoo.org


souvenir gift bagStudent Souvenir Gift Bags available!
$5/bag includes Buttonwood Park Zoo foldable binoculars, notebook and pencil.
Pre-orders due 1 week from trip date.

To place your order today, contact:
(508) 991-4556 ext. 114 or
northwoodsgift@bpzoo.org