VISITORS: Please note that the Zoo will close early to pedestrians and vehicular traffic on Oct. 20, 21 and 22 in preparation for Boo at the Zoo. Please visit the hours page for full details.
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Bring the Zoo to Your Classroom

The Smithsonian's National Zoo and Conservation Biology Institute offers classroom activities, including:

Bridging the Americas: Bridging the Americas / Unidos por las Aves is a cross-cultural environmental education program that partners classes in grades 2 through 8 in Maryland, Virginia, Washington, DC,, New Hampshire and Vermont with classes in Latin America and the Caribbean.

Migratory Bird Activities: Fact sheets, toolkits, coloring pages and more!

SCBI School Outreach Program: The Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute (SCBI) in Front Royal, Virginia, offers a selection of hands-on science programs designed to educate and inspire students about fundamental science, conservation and environmental issues.