Invasive Species Early Detection Hike – Seneca Park

At The Zoo 2222 St. Paul Street, Rochester, New York

Join zoo naturalists and members of the community on a hike Thursday, May 26th from 6:00 pm-7:00 pm at Seneca Park – (lower park, not zoo, starting at the Wegmans Lodge) to learn about and find invasive species in our local area. An invasive species is a species of non-native plant or animal that can disrupt the […]

Annual Meeting of Seneca Park Zoo Society

At The Zoo 2222 St. Paul Street, Rochester, New York

Join us for the Annual Meeting of Seneca Park Zoo Society for 2022, being held on Zoo grounds in the Eagles Landing Pavilion. The business portion of the meeting will include the election of new members of the Board of Trustees. If you have questions, call 585.754.9344. To RSVP, please follow the link below and […]

Nature Hike for the City Nature Challenge 2022

At The Zoo 2222 St. Paul Street, Rochester, New York

On Saturday, April 30, join us on a hike through Seneca Park, led by a Zoo Naturalist, to make observations for the 2022 City Nature Challenge! Meet at the Zoo gates at 10 a.m. Sign-up Here The City Nature Challenge is an international effort for people to find and document plants and wildlife in cities across […]

Earth Day at the Zoo 2022

At The Zoo 2222 St. Paul Street, Rochester, New York

Join us for Earth Day at the Zoo celebration! Learn all about environmental sustainability and the individual actions you can take to make a difference through onsite experiences, live discussions with local experts, an inside look at the Zoo’s conservation programming, and more. This year, Earth Day is celebrating its 52nd anniversary and through our virtual and […]

Spring Break ZooCamp

At The Zoo 2222 St. Paul Street, Rochester, New York

Mythical Beasts Monday, April 18 – Friday, April 22, 2022 In this camp, we will explore mythical creatures and the real animals that inspired them. We’ll investigate unicorn horns, pegasus wings, and mermaid tails to see how these adaptations help animals survive. Our Frequently Asked Questions page is a great resource for many of the questions you […]

Spring Break Programs

At The Zoo 2222 St. Paul Street, Rochester, New York

It’s one of our favorite time of year – Spring Break! Not only is the weather getting warmer and days getting longer, but we also get to see so many of our friends come out and visit us on their time off from school. Special programs during Spring Break Week include opportunities to learn more […]

Scouts BSA – Merit Badge Workshop: Bird Study

At The Zoo 2222 St. Paul Street, Rochester, New York

Merit Badge Workshop: Bird Study During this workshop at the Zoo scouts will discover how birds can be indicators of the health of an ecosystem. We will practice our naturalist skills as we identify birds and learn how to sketch. Scouts will observe birds to identify how they are adapted to their habitats. This experience […]

Hemlock Woolly Adelgid Workshop hosted by the Zoo’s Urban Ecologists

At The Zoo 2222 St. Paul Street, Rochester, New York

Join the Zoo’s Urban Ecologists to learn about and survey for hemlock woolly adelgid. This invasive species is heavily impacting our local hemlock trees and we need your help to find them in our community. Learn how to identify and report the presence of this invasive species on a walk through Seneca Park with the […]

Winter Break ZooCamp

At The Zoo 2222 St. Paul Street, Rochester, New York

Storybook Adventures Monday, February 21 through Friday, February 25 Winter break is full of animal stories at the Zoo! Come learn about fables and other animal stories from around the world as well as the animals that inspired them in this fun camp. For ages 5 through 9 Full-day: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Half-day: 9 a.m. […]

Day Off ZooCamp

At The Zoo 2222 St. Paul Street, Rochester, New York

January 17 – Martin Luther King Day School is out, so come to the Zoo instead! Join us for Day Off ZooCamp as we spend the day looking at all different classes of animals that Seneca Park Zoo has to offer. It’s like Summer ZooCamp in a single day! We have implemented safety protocols for […]

Apples, Ales & Tails 2021

At The Zoo 2222 St. Paul Street, Rochester, New York

** Introducing a new event for 2021!** Seneca Park Zoo Society is excited to announce our first annual Apples, Ales & Tails event! A cider and beer tasting safari, this event features tasting stations throughout Seneca Park Zoo’s Africa and Animals of the Savanna regions. More than 15 breweries and cider makers will be represented. […]

$40 – $75

Environmental Innovation Awards & Symposium

At The Zoo 2222 St. Paul Street, Rochester, New York

On Wednesday, October 30, 2019 the Seneca Park Zoo Society will host the Environmental Innovation Awards & Symposium. Join us for a breakfast awards ceremony, followed by an inspiring Innovation Symposium led by environmental markets entrepreneur Brett Howell. Be inspired and network with hundreds of other environmental-minded leaders and ambassadors in the region, while gaining real and practical perspectives on […]