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Looking for an adventure? Volunteers at the Oklahoma City Zoo and Botanical Garden help the community while igniting a passion for wildlife and wild places in those they serve. The Zoo has exciting volunteer opportunities available for individuals 18 and older. An open house on Saturday, March 9 from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. in the Rosser Conservation Education Center will provide more information about volunteering. The OKC Zoo’s volunteer program offers a variety of opportunities that are flexible, fun and involved in every aspect of the Zoo.


Saturday, March 9, from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m.


Rosser Education Conservation Center, located at the east end of the OKC Zoo parking lot.
2000 Remington Place, Oklahoma City, OK 73111


The Zoo offers volunteer positions to fit a variety of personalities and interests. Education volunteers share their passion for wildlife and inspire future generations by teaching them through unique hands-on experiences! Additional opportunities abound for adult volunteers, special event volunteers and group/corporate volunteers. Each year, more than 1,000 people serve the Zoo in a variety of roles, ensuring the events and programs beloved by the community come to fruition. Save the date for future volunteer open houses:

May 11, 1-2pm

September 7, 1-2pm

Nurture a love for the natural world by volunteering at the Zoo! Located at the crossroads of I-44 and I-35, the Zoo is a proud member of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums, the American Alliance of Museums, Oklahoma City’s Adventure District and an Adventure Road partner. Hours of operation are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. Regular admission is $11 for adults and $8 for children ages 3-11 and seniors ages 65 and over. Children two and under are admitted free. Stay up-to-date with the Zoo on FacebookTwitter and Instagram and by visiting Our Stories. Zoo fans can support the OKC Zoo by becoming Oklahoma Zoological Society members at or in-person at the Zoo! To learn more about these and other happenings, call (405) 424-3344 or visit


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