Tea & Tours

Tea & Tours Reservation Information:

  • Reservations must be received one week prior to the program date.
  • There is a 45-person capacity for this program (including wheelchair assistants or other attendants).
  • The zoo does not offer wheelchair rentals.

Release of Liability
In consideration of being permitted to participate in the Sacramento Zoological Societies program, I agree to assume all risks connected therewith. I agree to release and discharge in advance the City of Sacramento and the Sacramento Zoological Society their officers, employees, and agents from any and all liability for personal injury, death and/or property damage.

Cancellation Policy
There are no refunds for cancellations, unless Sacramento Zoo cancels the program. This includes "no shows", rain or shine.

Keeper Tag Along

  • This camp is for kids currently in 7th-12th grade
  • One-day class, 3 hours long
  • Visit the Teen Camp page for class descriptions & calendar
  • Participants will be walking, working, and playing around the zoo and should dress appropriately: layers they are comfortable moving in and getting dirty, and closed toed shoes
  • There is a fee to cancel or change classes, view the cancel & change policy
  • If the class is full, please add your camper to the wait list.

Discounts reflected after you click "Add to Cart"

 

Member Registration Test

TEST YOUR WEBSITE REGISTRATION

**This is a Member Only testing page!
Disregard the date & details and do not complete the transaction.**

CURRENT SACRAMENTO ZOO MEMBERS
Follow the instructions below to test your registration in advance of Summer Camp Member pre-sale and other member-only event registrations.

1) Register for the website - link in the top right corner. Please use your name & address as listed on your membership card.

2) If you have already registered, sign in below or in the upper right corner.

3) If you can add a number in the "Quantity" box and see an "Add to Cart" button, then you are a current member and are all set!

4) Close or leave the page without finishing this test transaction.

5) Having trouble? Email the Member & Visitor Services Office or call 916-808-5888 to check your membership status and level.

**This is a Member Only testing page!
Disregard the date & details and do not complete the transaction.**


Summer Camp Note: Individual membership level does not include Summer Camp pre-sale access. You must have a Member Duo level or above.

Events Note: All membership levels receive event discounts and access to member-only events.

 

Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Hooves and Horns

  • This behind-the-scenes tour is for participants ages 3 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 two children.
  • This tour is between 45 minutes to an hour long.
  • The capacity for this tour is six participants.
  • All participants must wear closed-toe shoes for the entirety of the tour.
  • Visit the Behind-the-Scenes Tours page for tour descriptions, schedule and cancellation policies.

Please be sure to print, fill out and bring the Release of Liability Form with you on the day of your tour. 

The Hooves and Horns Tour is ADA-accessible. However, the tour will include some uneven terrain and a large hill. Please contact us with any specific questions and we will be happy to help as we can. 

Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Reptile House

  • This behind-the-scenes tour is for participants ages 5 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.
  • This tour is 45 minutes long.
  • All participants must wear closed-toe shoes for the entirety of the tour.
  • The capacity for this tour is six participants.
  • Visit the Behind-the-Scenes Tours page for tour descriptions, schedule and cancellation policies.

Please be sure to print, fill out and bring the Release of Liability Form with you on the day of your tour.

Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Snow Leopard

  • This behind-the-scenes tour is for participants ages 5 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 an hour long.
  • The capacity for this tour is four participants.
  • All participants must wear closed-toe shoes for the entirety of the tour.
  • Visit the Behind-the-Scenes Tours page for tour descriptions, schedule and cancellation policies.

Please be sure to print, fill out and bring the Release of Liability Form with you on the day of your tour. 

Snow leopard tours are not recommended for people with allergies to cats.

Dinos After Dark

Don’t miss Dinos After Dark and Dining with Dinos – Friday, September 27 and Saturday, September 28 from 5:30 – 8:00 p.m. at the Sacramento Zoo. Round up the family and roam the grounds of the Sacramento Zoo after hours – you never know who you might see – from amazing animals from around the globe to life-like animatronic dinosaurs around every turn! Dinos After Dark will also feature dinosaur-themed stage shows, special guest appearances, music and a Dino Disco, educational speakers and more!

Come for the animals, stay for the food. Purchase a pass to Dining with Dinos and enjoy a special dinosaur-themed all-you-can-eat dinner. Beer and wine also available for purchase.

Discounts reflected after you click "Add to Cart"

*Sacramento Zoo members receive $3 off per general ticket

Dinos After Dark:

General: $16.50
Children (ages 2-11): $11.50
Children under 2 years old are free

Dining with Dinos (includes Dinos After Dark admission):

General: $25
Children (ages 2-11): $20
Children under 2 years old are free

*All proceeds from Dinos After Dark will benefit the general maintenance and animal care at the Sacramento Zoo.
*Rain or shine. No refunds.

This is a ticketed event. Membership passes, discount passes or any other coupons are not valid for Dinos After Dark admission

 

Behind-the-Scenes Tour: African Spur-Thighed Tortoise

  • This behind-the-scenes tour is for participants ages 5 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 two children. 
  • This tour is 30 minutes long.
  • All participants must wear closed-toe shoes for the entirety of the tour.
  • The capacity for this tour is six participants.
  • Visit the Behind-the-Scenes Tours page for tour descriptions, schedule and cancellation policies.

Please be sure to print, fill out and bring the Release of Liability Form with you on the day of your tour.