Discover Your Wild Side
Visit ZooAmerica®, a year-round, 11-acre, walk-thru zoo adjacent to Hersheypark®. Stroll the tree-lined pathways as you learn about more than 200 animals from five regions of North America.
ZooAmerica is included in your one-price admission when you visit from within Hersheypark, or choose to visit only the Zoo and pay separately at the off-street entrance. View the ZooAmerica map.
Whether you are a morning bird, night owl, or shutter bug, we have the perfect behind-the-scenes tour for you!
Early Bird Tour
Tuesdays, Fridays, and Sundays from 8 – 10 AM
Wake up early and watch as our animals start their day. Join a Zoo educator to get an up close look at select animal, enjoy an exclusive enrichment activity, help feed the animals, and more!
Wednesdays and Saturdays. Times vary due to Zoo closing times.
Enjoy a flashlight tour with a Zoo educator and take a personal tour through ZooAmerica, and the Animal Health Center. Plus, help feed the otters, enjoy a special animal encounter, and more!
Wednesday and Saturdays from 8 – 10 AM
Participants will take a tour of non-public spaces of select exhibits for a special opportunity to take up close pictures of our animals.
Reservations required for all tours. Please allow at least 72 hours notice.