Behind the Scenes!

This latest “Wild Workshop” at the Buffalo Zoo is an exciting experience that gives you and your family a once-in-a-lifetime chance to go behind closed doors at the Zoo. Meet zookeepers as we visit three exhibit areas to learn the … Continued

Become a Zoo Docent

The Buffalo Zoo is looking for a few good men and women….to become Docents! A Docent is a volunteer teacher and tour guide who enjoys spreading the Buffalo Zoo’s message of conservation and educationthroughout Western New York. Docent responsibilities include … Continued

Buffalo Zoo Receives Award for Interactive Educational Programming

The Buffalo Zoo received a 2011-2012 CILC Pinnacle Award Honorable Mention from the Center for Interactive Learning and Collaboration (CILC) for its distance learning programs. The award is presented annually to organizations delivering outstanding interactive videoconferencing programs for grades K-12. … Continued

Wines in the Wild 2012

For years now, the annual Wines in the Wild event has been one of the summer’s most sought after tickets. Sponsored this year by the Bank of America, 2Find Your Home, Volkswagen of Orchard Park, Fox 29, My Tv, 97 … Continued

Grants Boost Erie Canal Education, Preservation, and Tourism

In front, from left: Beth Sciumeca, Erie Canalway Executive Director, Robert McDonnell, Erie Canalway Heritage Fund Board Member, Donna Fernandes, Buffalo Zoo President/CEO, Melissa Brown, Buffalo and Erie County Historical Society In rear, from left: Tom Blanchard, Erie Canalway Heritage … Continued

Bundle Up for the Polar Bears

Calling all school administrators, faculty and students! Wear your favorite sweater, hoodie or jacket to school on Tuesday, March 1, 2011, and help save polar bears! The Buffalo Zoo, in conjunction with Polar Bears International (PBI), is launching the “Bundle … Continued