Located at the Lower Entrance of the Zoo, the Wayne and Gladys Valley Children’s Zoo encourages children to learn through exploration and play.
Clorox Wildlife Theater
Goat and Sheep Barn
Goldman Bat Exhibit
Reptile and Amphibian House
Zimmer Bug House
Animal Feeding Times
Mon, Wed (Apr–Oct)
Madagascar Trading Post
Madagascar Trading Post is located in the Wayne and Gladys Valley Children’s Zoo. Here you can buy sandwiches, ice cream, snacks, and beverages. Enjoy them in the open space next to the play structure. Open daily Memorial Day through November 1, weekends only the rest of the year.
Oakland Zoo takes great pride in creating age-appropriate programs for campers in Pre-K, Kindergarten, First Grade, Grades 2-3, Grades 4-5, Grades 6-8, and High School. We also offer a multi-grade nature exploration class.
Campers should register based on their grade in Fall 2018.
June, July, August 2018
Pre-K, Kindergarten, Elementary School, Middle School, High School
Family Concerts and Guest Performers
Hop, dance or stroll on over and join us for a family-friendly event like no other. See our upcoming list and plan to be a part of the fun.
P.O. Box 5238
9777 Golf Links Road Oakland, CA 94605
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