Zoo Atlanta is dedicated to celebrating and preserving wildlife through conservation, research and education. Founded in 1889, the Zoo strives to strengthen the bond between humans and animals by sharing the wonders of nature with nearly 700,000 visitors a year. Zoo Atlanta is dedicated to sharing the joy and wonder of wildlife, and the zoo’s education programs are a major part of this mission. Our education department offers a wide range of programs from tours and overnight programs to summer camp and nature photography classes. Highly committed to animal and habitat conservation throughout the world, Zoo Atlanta has a well-developed behavioral research program on zoo grounds, as well as field conservation projects in South America, Africa and Asia.
Address: 800 Cherokee Avenue, SE
Atlanta, GA 30315