Keeper for a Day: Primates and Research

Event Date

Saturday, October 17, 2020
8:00am - 3:30pm


Dates & times for October 2020
Saturday, October 17, 2020 8:00am - 3:30pm


Zoo Atlanta
800 Cherokee Ave SE
Atlanta GA 30315

Spend the morning working with our animal care team and the small African primates! After lunch, you’ll spend the afternoon learning about the importance of behavioral research and the ways it is used to enrich animals’ lives.

Keeper for a Day is an exciting program that gives teens and adults a firsthand look at working in a zoo. Come spend the day helping our teams with their daily routines of food preparation, cleaning, and animal care. Whether you’re considering a career in zoological animal care or have always wanted to spend some time with your favorite animal, this exclusive behind-the-scenes program is a once in a lifetime experience.

Age range: 14+
  • AAA
  • AARP
  • Military Discount
Facility Amenities
  • Free Parking
  • Parking off Site
  • Parking on Site
  • Concessions
  • Party Facilities
  • Public Restrooms
  • Restaurant on Site
  • Accessible by Public Transportation
Near Interstate Highway
  • 20
  • 75
  • 85
Payment Options
  • American Express
  • MasterCard
  • Discover
  • Visa
Special Tags
  • Eco-Friendly
Suitable for Ages
  • Adults (18+)
  • Adults (21+)
  • Seniors (55+)
  • Teens (13-18)
General Information
  • Family-Friendly
  • Accessible