Busch Gardens® Tampa Bay offers a unique blend of world-class roller coasters, live shows and more than 12,000 animals.

Stay & Play Park Admission

Add park admission to your Zoo School experience

Enjoy the whole park after Zoo School!

Zoo School participants can buy tickets to stay and play in the park after their Zoo School program. Starting at 1:30 p.m., your group can enjoy all of the fun that Busch Gardens® has to offer.



Price per student: Call (813) 884-4FUN for pricing and availability



  • One FREE chaperone per 10 paid students (once 15 student minimum is met)
  • Additional chaperones are allowed for an additional fee not to exceed a 1:4 chaperone:student ratio.

All pricing and programs are subject to change, availability and cancellation. Stay & Play admission pricing requires an advance reservation and is valid same-day as the Zoo School program only. All prices are subject to an applicable 7% Florida sales tax unless current tax-exempt certificate is provided.

  • Book Now!

    Register for Zoo School

    Zoo School is offered on select weekdays from September through May.

    Call 813-884-4FUN (4386) OR fill out the Zoo School form to reserve your spot today.