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**CANCELLED**Under the Sea Tour

  • Date:  February 24, 2021
  • Next Occurrence Feb 24, 2021
  • Recurring daily
  • Times:  Starts at 10:00 AM
  • Host:  John Ball Zoo
    Venue:   John Ball Zoo
    1300 W. Fulton St., Grand Rapids, MI 49504
  • Phone:  (616)336-4300
  • Category:  Family
  • Price Per Person:  $15 per person
  • Maximum Group Number:   16
  • Minimum Group Number:   4
  • Guided Tours:   Yes
  • Facility Tour: Yes
  • Advance Purchase:   Yes

Join us for a sneak peek behind-the-scenes of the habitats that guests see everyday. You and up to 15 other people will join zoo staff for a behind-the-scenes tour of one of the areas listed below to see where the animals spend their time while not on exhibit and learn how much goes into caring for the animals at the zoo.  

Minimum Age: 6 years of age. Children 12 and under must be accompanied by a paying adult. 
Maximum # per Program: 16 people. One adult cannot be responsible for more than two children 12 and under.
Program Time: 30-45 minutes 
Price: $15 per person. A minimum of 4 people is needed to run these tours. Admission is NOT included.

Advance Registration required. Footwear that fully encloses the foot is required – no sandals, flip-flops or similar footwear. No photos can be taken behind the scenes. Sorry these tours are not ADA Accessible. 

We are unable to offer these during penguin molting or when there are eggs or chicks on exhibit.

**CANCELLED**Under the Sea Tour