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Animal Careers Workshop


Calling all Millennials! It’s your time to be a change agent for planet Earth. Find out what it takes to become a next generation professional in the zoo and aquarium field within the real world of Tampa’s Lowry Park Zoo.

Join us to learn more about animal-related careers. This experience includes an animal encounter, enrichment or husbandry experience, and a behind-the-scenes look at animal care at the Zoo.

Important Information:

  • Call (813) 935-8552 ext. 268 to schedule. 
  • Zoological Careers workshops are 2 hours.
  • Programs are created for ages 13-17.
  • Zoological Career Workshops are available to groups of 15-60 total participants. Please contact for group prices and date availability.
  • Price does not include Zoo admission ticket.
  • Minimum 15 students required to book this experience.

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  • Tampa Bay City Pass
  • Association of Zoos and Aquariums
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Tampa’s Lowry Park Zoo is operated by the Lowry Park Zoological Society, an independent 501(c)(3) charitable organization committed to excellence in education, conservation and research. The Zoo is accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA), and is featured among the “Top 25 Zoos in the U.S” by TripAdvisor (2015) and “10 Best Zoos in the U.S.” by Trekaroo (2015). The Zoo is located at 1101 W. Sligh Avenue in Tampa, one mile west of I-275 (exit 48) and is open seven days a week, from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. 

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