Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Cheetah Chat

Friday February 10

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1:45 PM  –  2:30 PM

  • Online reservations need to be made at least 24 hours in advance.
  • For additional days or times please contact the Education Department at 916-808-8441 or by email.
  • This behind-the-scenes tour is for participants ages 8 and older. Children younger than 1 year may join as long as they are secured in a wrap or carrier on an adult.
  • All attendees under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a paid adult. There must be at least one adult per one child.
  • This tour is about 45 minutes long.
  • The capacity for this tour is six participants. If you have more than six in your party, please call 916-808-8441 to get in contact with a tour specialist who can help accommodate your group.
  • All participants are required to wear a 3-layered face mask that is provided by the zoo. The mask must be worn properly over your nose and mouth for the entire duration of the tour. Gloves will be provided by your tour guide when needed. 
  • All participants are highly encouraged to wear closed-toed shoes during your tour.
  • Visit the Behind-the-Scenes Tours page for tour descriptions, schedule, and cancellation policies.

Please be sure to fill out the digital Release of Liability Form and email it to us prior to your tour.

You will be asked to follow all Sacramento Zoo, CDC, state, and local health department guidelines. 

  • By purchasing tickets, you agree to and accept the following:
    • Ticket holders are not to enter the Sacramento Zoo if:
      • You are ill or experiencing symptoms of COVID-19. These include: 
        • Fever, Cough, Shortness of breath, Runny nose, Sore throat and/or other symptoms listed on The Centers for Disease Control website.
      • You have been exposed to someone who has been diagnosed with or has symptoms of COVID-19
      • You or someone in your household has traveled internationally in the past 14 days.
    • Masks must be appropriately worn on zoo grounds.
    • Social distance from other groups.

Notes to Sacramento Zoo members:

  • Members must sign in to receive member discounts. Discounts are reflected after you click "Add to Cart".
  • Tours will be discounted by the cost of zoo admission only for the number of individuals that would be covered by your membership level.