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Girl Scout Day

October 6, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Calling all Girl Scouts!


Join us on Sunday, October 6, from 11:00 am to 2:oo pm for an afternoon introduction to all of our scout workshops. You’ll learn what requirements our workshops cover, observe and meet some education animal ambassadors, participate in mini-workshops, and complete a fun scavenger hunt as you self-tour around the zoo! This event is for Daisy (age 5) through Cadettes (age 14). All scouts will receive an Elmwood Park Zoo Badge at the end of the event. 

Event admission $13.95 per scout, chaperone, and scout leader. Participants are required be part of a pack/troop. Additional guests and siblings will not be able to attend the event, but can enjoy discounted zoo admission for $10.95 per person. Guests must preregister, otherwise any adult or sibling attending the event who did not register for the discounted price must the zoo’s full price admission upon arrival.

Make your zoo stay extra special by adding on ZooSnooze overnight campout the night before the workshop starts (October 5). Scouts will receive a dedicated ZooSnooze badge for their visit. The price is $49.95 per camper.

You can also add an excursion to our Treetop Adventures zip line park. A parent or guardian is required to accompany scouts in the trees on the Quick Zip course. A parent or guardian is required to follow scouts from the ground while they use the Cub Climb course. A waiver must be completed by all Treetop Adventures participants. Our Cub Climb course is for children that are at least 4 years old and are between 36″ and 60″ tall. Our Quick Zip course is a smaller portion of our Zoofari experience; it is for adults and children that are at least 54″ tall. Both courses are available to scouts, chaperones and guests for $10.00 each.


Registration ends on October 2nd.


What to expect if you’re adding on a zoo snooze overnight campout…

Spend a night under the starts with your favorite animal friends and enjoy outdoor time in a safe and unique environment.

ZooSnoozes include zoo admission, pizza dinner, activities, under the stars, s’mores by the campfire and breakfast in the morning. All campers are required to bring their own camping equipment.

What to bring:

Tent, Sleeping bag, Pillow, Blanket, Flashlight, Bug Spray, Weather appropriate outerwear (ponchos/jackets), Toiletries


Outside food and beverages are permitted, but coolers will be checked upon entering the zoo. Outside alcohol is strictly prohibited, and any guests with it will be asked to leave the event without refund.



Elmwood Park Zoo has the right to cancel, change, or postpone any program/event. Programs/events that have not met the minimum number of participants or registrations within the week of the event may be cancelled. In the event that the zoo cancels the program/event, ticket holders will be contacted directly and issued a full refund. Any cancellation or change on behalf of the ticket holder must be received at least 7 days prior to the program/event to receive the change or partial refund of 80%. No refunds will be given for ticket holder cancellations less than 7 days before the scheduled event/program date.


October 6, 2019
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
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1661 Harding Blvd
Norristown, PA 19401 United States