Elephant Training Session and Behind-the-Scenes Tour


Tour the facility that houses our African elephants and learn about care practices. This training session is an opportunity for you to see the true intelligence of these amazing animals, as well as an opportunity for us to show you how it contributes to the health and well being of our animals. You will get an insight into our elephants favorite snacks and enrichment all while being guided by a zookeeper who cares for these giants every day.

Tour Prices:**Tour prices include admission for any non-member participant

Members:$240 for up to 4 participants, $25 per additional participant up to 6 total

Non-members:$270 for up to 4 participants, $25 per additional participant up to 6 total


COVID-19 Precautions

We will take the following steps to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19:

Staff and participants will wear face masks and gloves

Tours will be limited to no more than 1 group booking and will maintain the maximum of 6 participants

This walking tour lasts approximately 30 minutes. Please note - there will be no guest contact with the elephants during the tour and the training session will be on the opposite side of a safety barrier.




Toledo Zoo and Aquarium
2 Hippo Way, Toledo, Ohio 43614
Main Line: 419-385-5721  •  Information Line: 419-385-4040