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Wild Encounters

Wild Encounters

Indulge in a premium experience and create a lasting memory of your visit to Audubon Nature Institute. We have created unique, up-close encounters for small groups to enjoy—from meeting a penguin to a backstage barn tour. Advance reservations are required. Schedule your Wild Encounter today or give one as a gift!

Elephant Barn Tour
Sign up for an exclusive backstage tour in Audubon Zoo’s impressive, new, state-of-the-art elephant barn! Guests will be inspired as they learn more about elephants, see the Zoo’s elephants in their new home, receive a guided behind-the-scenes tour and meet the keepers.

  • Fridays and Saturdays at 3:15pm
  • $65/person Members; $75/person Non-Members
  • Learn more

 

Backstage Penguin Pass
Go behind the scenes at Audubon Aquarium of the Americas for an up-close encounter with an endangered African penguin. This is a once-in-a lifetime opportunity for an intimate, hands-on experience with a penguin.

  • Thursday afternoons, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays at 9:00am and 1:30pm
  • $115/person Members; $125/person Non-Members
  • Learn more

 

Maya Dive Experience
Dive into fun! Choose an amazing SCUBA dive or a snorkel adventure that offers a face-to-mask introduction to the aquatic animals of the Great Maya Reef.

  • Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays
  • Maya Dive Adventure: 10:30am and 1:30pm dive;
    $250 for non-members/$225 for members
  • Maya Snorkel Adventure: 10:30am and 1:30pm snorkel;
    $175 for non-members/$150 for members
  • Learn more

Guests with peanut related allergies should be aware that peanut products may be offered to some of our animals as part of animal enrichment and training programs. Our aquatic animals may be offered shellfish, finfish or crustaceans.


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