What You'll Get
- Free admission for one child up to age 11
- Monday, August 8, 2016
- Tuesday, August 9, 2016
- Wednesday, August 10, 2016
Brookfield Zoo – Kids Free Days
Before school starts up, Brookfield Zoo invites elementary-aged kids to take in the zoo one more time. Programming includes animal interactions, zoo chats, and craft activities.
The Fine Print
Expiration varies. Admission for adults and parking fees will still apply during the promotion. Valid only on dates listed for Kids Free Days. Valid only for date claimed. Brookfield Zoo reserves the right to limit entrance when parking lots reach maximum capacity. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.
About Brookfield Zoo
Since it first opened in 1934, Brookfield Zoo has helped generations of families from around the world discover their love for animals. Today, the 216-acre nature park is home to more than 5,000 animals and extensive conservation programs. Read on to learn more about what makes Brookfield Zoo a cherished institution:
The Animals: Spread across more than 20 habitats, Brookfield Zoo's resident animals represent the rich biodiversity of life on Earth. Visitors can marvel at the marsupials in Australia House, go eye-to-eye with bears and bison in Great Bear Wilderness, gaze at the giraffes in Habitat Africa, learn about bottlenose dolphins in Seven Seas, and more. Explore animal habitats including deserts, rainforests, and the savannah.
The Activities: Popular family activities include Dolphins in Action, Motor Safari, Hamill Family Play Zoo and Wild Encounters, and Carousel. Additional fees apply.
Hamill Family Wild Encounters: This new exhibit is just over 3-acres and is geared toward guests of all ages. The exhibit offers unforgettable hands-on experiences that include opportunities to touch and feed animals, including parakeets and goats. The exhibit also features red pandas, llamas, alpacas, wallabies, and reindeer.
Pro-tip: Keep an eye on Brookfield Zoo's Instagram named one of TimeOut Chicago's 17 best Chicago Instagram accounts in 2015.