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School on the Serengeti

Truck across the Serengeti Plain to hand-feed giraffes

Add even more adventure to your Zoo School day with School on the Serengeti, a 30-minute open-air truck tour on the Serengeti Plain® habitat. Experience wildlife up close and feed some of the animals that call Busch Gardens home. Learn firsthand why a giraffe’s tongue is dark and why a zebra has stripes.


School on the Serengeti can be added into your Zoo School day for an additional fee, and is appropriate for all grade levels.

Standards: SC.K.N.1.5, SC.1.N.1.4, SC.2.N.1.3, SC.3.N.1.6, SC.4.L.16.2, SC.5.L.17.1


Price per student: $20 (in addition to the Zoo School fee; 15 student minimum)


  • One FREE chaperone per 10 paid students (once 15 student minimum is met)
  • Price per additional chaperone: $20 (in addition to the Zoo School fee; not to exceed a 1:4 chaperone:student ratio)

 All pricing and programs are subject to change, availability and cancellation. 

  • Book Now!

    Register for School Programs

    School Programs are offered on select weekdays from September through May.

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