School Group Visits

School admission rates are given specifically to groups when student admission is being paid for by the school. Reservations are required in advance to receive school discount. IMAX reservations are an additional fee. One person must pay for the entire group to receive the school discount. One adult per 10 students is required to receive the school group rate.

Zoo School Group Admission Fees Prices effective July 5th, 2016
Students (pre-k through college): $7.00
Chaperones: Free

IMAX School Group Admission Fees
Students (pre-k through college): $4.00
Chaperones: $4.00

*Memberships are not permitted for school programs or admission.


School group reservations are required. We request that you make your school group field trip reservation online.

Zoo and IMAX reservations click here.
Zoo admission only click here.

School Field Trip Packet - This packet includes important information you will need for your visit.

Funding Opportunities

Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo & Aquarium offers the following funding opportunities for school group visits. Please read through the eligibility for each program before submitting an application.

Title I School Group Field Trip (K-6th grade) - Note: this is a fillable form, but you must print and have your principal sign the final form before mailing.

Apply for a Target field trip grant by clicking on the logo below.

Please direct additional questions to (402) 738-2092 or email

Bundle Your Visit with an Education Program

Get a hands-on experience during your school group trip to Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium.

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