COVID-19 information

Are you looking for something fun to do with the kids?  How about a field trip to the zoo to help break up a day of homeschooling?  There are many zoos right now offering virtual tours of their properties, or daily video interactions.  

Tigers & Polar Bears and Penguins, Oh my!  The San Diego Zoo has 11 animal cams to choose from!

San Diego Zoo Animal Cams

The Atlanta Zoo has a live streaming Panda Cam, as well as a YouTube channel from the zoologists and animal keepers giving fun facts about the animals.  They also have their own set of "learning at home" activities.

Atlanta Zoo Panda Cam

Many zoos are taking to their Facebook pages to go live and interact with viewers in real time. Check the individual Facebook pages for times of events and activities:

North Carolina Zoo

Cincinnati Zoo

Lincoln Park Zoo

Brookfield Zoo

Birmingham Zoo


We've put together an activity and puzzle guide for your time virtually exploring the zoo!
PDF icon Welcome to the Zoo Activity Guide

If you need help finding animals with a particular letter, Colorado State University compiled this comprehensive list

Do you know of a zoo holding fun virtual outings? Please let us know and we'll add them to the page!


And, if you're looking for more fun adventures, coloring books or activity books, hop on over to our Activity Books page for dozens of other resources!
Create Think and Engage: Fun Activities for Kids