Find out more about our educational programmes and workshops. - Dublin Zoo, Ireland.


Dublin Zoo is a haven of wildlife and a large living classroom for all ages. With over 500 animals and a state-of-the-art Discovery and Learning Centre, Dublin Zoo is an amazing educational experience for your next school trip.

We provide thousands of learners with high quality wildlife and animal conservation programmes from pre-school right through to adult learners. We offer are a range of exciting, interactive and structured educational programmes, workshops and resources, tailored to meet the specific needs of all learners  - our specialist teachers tailor programmes to meet the needs of the national curricula.

And if you can’t make it to the zoo, we can visit you! Our popular Outreach Programme provides exciting, hands-on workshops using biofacts (animal bones, skins and teeth) to explore how animals use camouflage and how they adapt to their environment. Students will learn more about specific animals in Dublin Zoo, see some behind the scenes footage and gain an understanding of conservation.


School Programmes


Special programmes available for pre-school, primary, secondary, and third level education


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Zoo Camps & Workshops

Dublin Zoo offers a wide variety from teen, Halloween and zoo camps to parent & toddler mornings.                                                           

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Events Calendar 2019

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