Family & Education

Roger Williams Park Zoo is the ultimate living classroom and an award-winning center for environmental education. In addition to our programming, Roger Williams Park Zoo actively advocates for environmental and science education in Rhode Island and across the nation, helping to shape and support education legislation.

Family Programs
Programming for early childhood, big kids, teens, and family fun.
Adult Programs
Travel opportunities, Brew at the Zoo, Zoobilee and more.
ZooCamps (ages 4-13)
Hands-on activities, animal encounters and more WILD fun.
Schools and Educators
At the Zoo, your school (overnights), homeschool offerings and more.
Scouts and Community Groups
Overnights, Scouts Safari Nights, and Zoomobile programming.
Environmental Education Advocacy
Advocating for the environment - local and national level.
Meet the Educators
Get to know the Zoo's educators!
Nature Swap (Ages 3+)
Located within the "Our Big Backyard" exhibit.
Endangered Species Youth Art Contest
View the 2018 finalists