School Vacation Week

Looking to go a little wild during school break? Zoo New England offers the perfect opportunity to learn about amazing animals while having a blast!

Program Descriptions:

All vacation week program sessions will include a combination of animal encounters, arts and crafts, behind-the-scenes tours, games and activities.

Ready, Set, Go Wild!
February 21-24, 2017
Kids will learn about many different animal behaviors they can observe in the wild and at the Zoo. What do animals do in winter and summer? How do they survive in the wild? How do they care for their babies? We'll explore these questions and observe some of these behaviors at the Zoo, too!

Fantastic Habitats and Where to Find Them
April 18-21, 2017
Explore local critters and their habitats. We'll investigate the importance of aquatic ecosystems, as well as forests, fields and urban homes for animals.



  • 9:00 a.m. – 3:45 p.m.
  • Drop-Off: 8:30-9:00 a.m.
  • Pick-Up: 3:45-4:00 p.m.


Ages 7-11


  • Member Child - $220 per session
  • Non-member Child - $260 per session
  • 15% Discount for registering for both sessions!
  • Pre-registration is required.

Please contact Emily Miller at 617-989-2006 or emiller@zoonewengland.com or Eliza Forman at 617-989-3742 or email education@zoonewengland.com with any questions.