There are TWO Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens - One you see by day, and the other you experience by NIGHT!
The Education Department’s After Dark Adventures are unique events that take you behind the scenes to meet the exotic animal collection up-close. Whether you want to spend the night or enjoy a twilight stroll, we have a variety of programs for nearly all ages.
Safari Sleepovers – 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 a.m. (available every day except holidays)
Safari sleepovers have a 18 person minimum and are for ages 5 and up. Please Note: We require at least 1 adult per 6 children.
All sleepovers include:
Pizza, dinner and drinks
Behind the Scenes tour (2-3 hours)
Snack after the tour
Craft and/or games
Light breakfast the following morning
370 Zoo Parkway, Jacksonville, FL, 32218