Virtual Animal Meet & Greet with the Staten Island Zoo
Looking to take a trip to the zoo without leaving your couch? Fortunately for you, one zoo in NYC is ready to use the power of technology to get you up close and personal with some of its most celebrated animals!
Join New York Adventure Club for a virtual trip to Staten Island Zoo — known as the biggest “little” zoo in America, the Staten Island Zoo contains more than 1,100 animals, and over 350 species of mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians, fish and invertebrates from six of the world’s seven continents.
Led by the zoo’s education department staff, our exclusive live stream with the Staten Island Zoo will include:
- An introduction to the Staten Island Zoo and what makes it stand out amongst other zoos throughout the world
- A digital meet & greet with 6 animal guests, ranging from small mammals to reptiles
- An educational overview of each animal, including the story of how each one arrived at the zoo
- A Q&A with zookeepers during, and after, the animal showcases
No virtual visit is ever the same.
See you there, virtually! $10.
*Exact animal lineup is subject to change based on animal health and wellbeing
**Once registered, you will receive a separate, automated email containing the link to join this webinar
***For the best possible viewing experience, please ensure you’re using the latest version of your internet browser — Chrome is the most compatible. Exact technical requirements and a webinar user guide will be shared in the automated confirmation email upon registration.
****A full replay will be available after the experience for all registered guests
“I loved seeing all the animals, learning a bunch of new facts, and everyone in the chat was so excited and happy that it had a good vibe overall. It was nice to be able to learn something new when we’re stuck inside.” -Jacob
“Loved the excitement from the presenters and other viewers – the animals were great!” -Brooke
“I liked actually being able to see the animals and their behavior! Learning about each animal specifically was informative. The event was well organized, informative, and WONDERFUL to see the animals close up.” -Karen
“Interactive and cute! Really a fun thing to do during isolation” -Quinne
“The zookeepers were extremely knowledgeable and SO prepared. We loved the slideshows and learning all about the animals. Seeing the animals virtually, live and up-close was a unique experience, and it was so cool that we were able to ask questions in the chat and have them answered.” –Schuyler
“Loved the pacing and the variety of animals we were introduced to. The slides with facts about each animal beforehand were really useful!” -Robin
“Learned a lot about a variety of animals and got to see their personalities. Zookeepers were terrific.” -Jill
“Education was really a focus and it was very family friendly” -Jennifer
“Loved seeing these wondrous critters! And the staff were exceptionally knowledgeable and responsive to questions.” -RonaldBuy tickets/get more info now