• Saturday, Aug 29th
  • 2:00Pm – 5:00Pm
  • Erie Zoo–423 W 38th St Erie, PA 16508
  • AS NWPA Members: $5.00 Admission/Scavenger Hunt; $3.00 Admission only | Non-Members/Guest: $9.00 Admission/Scavenger Hunt; $5.00 Admission only | Erie Zoo Members $5.00 Scavenger Hunt | Under 2 (no scavenger hunt) FREE

Erie Zoo Outing & Scavenger Hunt

We will enjoy the afternoon visiting the exhibits and participating in a zoo scavenger hunt.
CHECK-IN: Autism Society NWPA will host a table at the entrance from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm. You will receive your admission tickets and (if reserved) Zoo Scavenger Hunt packet.

The main concession stand and the snack shack are open. The train is open weather permitting. Carousel & train tickets can be pre-purchased online or purchased the day of (not included in group admission).

Erie Zoo Scavenger Hunt includes (OPTIONAL):

> 1 Folder
> 1 Pencil
> 1 Family Scavenger hunt with hidden answer key
> 1 Erie Zoo Patch

REGISTRATION: We are offering a group discount for zoo admission. The Zoo Scavenger Hunt is optional and must be pre-purchased with your admission tickets. If you are an Erie Zoo member, please select the option (Zoo Member) and provide your valid zoo membership number. NO ON-SITE registration will be available for this opportunity. REGISTRATION DEADLINE IS: AUGUST 25, 2020


Please remember, all the precautions the zoo is taking are to protect everyone: their guests, staff, and the animals.

> Masks are required except for children under 2 years old and those with medical conditions.
> There will be a new one-way path around the zoo. You will see the majority of our exhibits, however, the Adventure Woods playground, Main Building, Children’s Zoo Concession Stand & Lorikeet yard remain closed.
> Please social distance throughout your visit.
> Make sure to avoid contact with high-touch areas including exhibit glass, railings, seating areas, etc.
> We will provide extra sanitizing stations for your convenience throughout the zoo.

If you have any questions regarding the Erie Zoo Safety Precautions, please refer to the FAQ section on the Erie Zoo website or contact us by phone (814) 864-4091 or email info@eriezoo.org.

Autism Society NWPA is and will continue to follow all the recommendations from the CDC, PA and Erie County Health Departments for social distancing, facial coverings,  and COVID Active Screening Questionnaire in order to keep our families and community safe while enjoying sensory-friendly opportunities.

Cancellation/Refunds: Cancellations made 7 days or more in advance of the Family Sensory & Social event date, will receive a full refund minus the fees. We are unable to make any refunds after the 7-day period. Thank you for your understanding. SPECIAL NOTICE FOR THIS EVENT: no refunds may be offered for this event after August 22nd.