Learn about life on the Living Coast as you assist keepers with their daily tasks.

 
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Not a Brookfield Zoo member? No problem! For a limited time only, non-members can also enjoy a $50 discount!   

   



Get started by following these five easy steps:
  1. Review the fact sheet to prepare for your adventure.
  2. Choose a date range to see when an exclusive program is available for you.
  3. Complete the online registration forms.
  4. Print your confirmation page.
  5. Print and complete your program waiver.
This program is appropriate for ocean adventurers ages 12 to adult. This program does not require a non-paying adult to accompany children 12-18. The cost is $200.00 per member ($250.00 per nonmember).

2014 Poolside with Penguins

Poolside With Penguins • Due to space limitations, only one person can take part in this program.

1.5 Hr • Year Round

Poolside with Penguins takes you on the encounter of a lifetime! Work behind the scenes with zookeepers at the Living Coast and care for penguins up close. Assist with morning routines of diet preparation, feeding, observations, and care for these amazing animals.

This program does not require a non-paying adult to accompany children 12-18.

Cost includes a non-refundable 25% non refundable deposit. Program cancellations require advance notice of seven working days.

This 90 minute program is offered from 9:00 a.m. to 10:30am. Fridays, March through August. Saturdays and Sundays, year around.

Location: Living Coast
Parking: South lot