Discovering Primates Day

Leap like Lemurs for a day of hands-on, tails-on adventures for all ages! Games, activities, learning, and amazing animals await you on this special day of primate discovery.

Date and Time

Saturday, September 16 from 10:00am - 3:00pm

Cost and Fees

Free with admission


Throughout the Zoo Programs will be featured in Flamingo plaza and at various primate exhibits.



Contact: Margaret Rousser
Phone: (510)632-9525 x289

Additional Program Information
  • All proceeds from the day will support Budongo Snare Removal Project.
  • All day: come see any of the NINE primate species that call Oakland Zoo home!
  • Shop for beautiful Kibale Beads and other conservation crafts
  • All day: visit fun stations to learn all about primates, and visit conservation partners to learn more about how you can help wild primates


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