Do you belong to Girl Scouts, Cub Scouts, or Boy Scouts? Having a hard time finding the resources to help your Scouts complete their badge work? The Buffalo Zoo has specially tailored programs for many of the badges needed for today’s Scout programs.  We can even personalize the program to suit your individual needs.

$12 per child, $8 per adult for 12 p.m. - 3 p.m. programs
$20 per child, $8 per adult for 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. programs

10 child minimum group - maximum of 50 total people

Scout Badge Programs

Cub Scouts and Boy Scouts:
Awards: Nova WILD (for bears or webelos)
Tiger: Backyard Jungle and Tigers in the Wild
Wolf: Call of the Wild, Paws on the Path, and Finding Your Way
Bear: Fur, Feathers, & Ferns; Critter Care; and Forensics
Webelos: Into the Wild and Into the Woods
Merit Badges: Animal Science, Bird Study, Environmental Science, Fish and Wildlife Management, Insect Study, Mammal Study, Nature, Plant Science, Reptile & Amphibian Study, Sustainability

Girl Scouts:
Daisies: Clover & Rosie (combined), Lupe & Mari (combined) and Tula Petals
Brownies: Bugs & Pets (combined), Bugs & Senses (combined), Inventor, Letterboxer, and Household Elf
Juniors: Animal Habitats, Detective, Gardener, and Flowers
Cadettes: Animal Helpers and Trees
Seniors: Voice for the Animals and Social Innovator

Cutsom programs are also available for any level of scouting.

How to Book:

  • Please call the Buffalo Zoo at (716) 837-3900 ext. 128  to discuss available program dates with our education registrar. It is important to call at least 6 weeks prior to the date of the program with the badge selection due to administrative processing.
  • Once a date and program haves been confirmed by the education registrar, you will receive a contract. Fill out the contract and return it along with a $50 deposit within 10 days of booking.
  • Payment options include: Visa, MasterCard, Discover or check made payable to the BUFFALO ZOO.  Send payment to:

Buffalo Zoo
Attn. Badge Program
300 Parkside Ave.
Buffalo, NY 14214

Or fax us at (716) 834-1106.

NOTE: All deposits are non-refundable, but can be reapplied to another Badge Program should the program be cancelled by the Buffalo Zoo.


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