Ever wondered how our keepers prepare food for their charges, what happens when animals fall sick, or how we breed butterflies for display at Fragile Forest? Go behind-the-scenes to find out and be prepared for some thrilling and quirky animal encounters too!

Spineless Wonders Behind-the-Scenes Tour

Fragile Forest
Primary
Secondary
1 hr
English
Min 25 people | Max 40 people

Visit the breeding complex of Fragile Forest and discover how we nurture and maintain the lives of butterflies, scorpions, stick insects, and other invertebrates on display. Plus, pet a stick insect and a hissing cockroach if you dare!

Local Schools S$ 11 /person
Public S$ 18 /person

RepTopia Behind-the-Scenes Tour

RepTopia
Primary
Secondary
1 hr
English
Min 25 people | Max 40 people

Come explore the scaly world of Reptiles! Discover the unique adaptations that allow reptiles to survive in various environments, learn how anti-venom is made, and experience an interactive session with our reptilian ambassador friends.

Local Schools S$ 11 /person
Public S$ 18 /person

Animals in the Pink Behind-the-Scenes Tour

Wildlife Nutrition Centre and Wildlife Healthcare & Research Centre
Primary
Secondary
1 hr 30 minutes
English
Min 25 people | Max 40 people

Discover what it takes to meet the massive health and nutritional demands of over 10,000 animals at Singapore Zoo, Night Safari and River Safari. In this exclusive tour of our Wildlife Healthcare & Research Centre, learn about the incredible challenges that go into keeping our animals healthy and the extensive variety of food we prepare for our animals. After all, good food and good health go hand in hand!

Local Schools S$ 11 /person
Public S$ 18 /person
From 1 July 2018 onwards, this BTS tour will be discontinued, and repackaged into 2 separate BTS topics. Stay tuned!
  1. For school groups only: For every group of 10 paying students, 1 adult is entitled to join the tour for free. The ‘10:1 ratio’ only applies when schools meet the minimum number of people required
  2. Programme prices include 7% GST but exclude Singapore Zoo admission.
  3. Prices and programmes are correct at point of communication and subject to change without prior notice.
  4. Group must still pay for the minimum number of people required even if the actual number falls short.
  5. Programmes are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Please make your booking at least 1 to 3 months in advance (excluding weekends and public holidays) to avoid disappointment.
  6. Outdoor learning sessions are weather permitting. In the event of wet weather, the Education department reserves the right to replace the affected outdoor programme with an indoor programme at the staff’s discretion