As the sun goes down, teachers are invited to investigate the park after dark. On this tour, you’ll see the amazing nighttime behaviors of nocturnal species and get a chance to come face-to-face with a few animals that have some very special traits.
ZooKeeper for a Night
Zookeeper for a Night offers a unique opportunity to see what goes into caring for over 300 species at a world-class zoo. This special sleepover incorporates behind-the-scenes activities that explore the concepts of these species’ behavior, conservation, veterinary care, nutrition and enrichment.
- Sleepovers do not require park admission and park admission is NOT included.
- Day-of or next-day park admission can be purchased prior to event.
- Lodging will be at one of our secure, on-site venues at Busch Gardens® Tampa Bay.
- Sleepovers include dinner & breakfast, plus a camp T-shirt and water bottle for each participant.
- Sleepovers begin with check-in at 5:30 p.m. and end at 9 a.m. the next morning.
- Bring sleeping gear and wear good walking shoes!
- Busch Gardens will call guests if event is cancelled due to inclement weather or capacity-related issues.
Price: $58 per participant; 10% pass member discount