Zoo Overnights

Are you ready for the roars and snores of the Greenville Zoo after dark? Whether you have a scout troop, school class, church group, family reunion, birthday party, or are just looking for a wild night with friends, the zoo has a private after-hours experience that you will never forget!

I Snoozed at the Greenville Zoo

What's included in a Greenville Zoo overnight?

  • Indoor, climate controlled sleeping quarters and restrooms
  • Admission to the Greenville Zoo
  • Commemorative t-shirt
  • Night hike through the zoo
  • Private after-hours tour of the zoo with a zookeeper
  • Behind-the-scenes experiences
  • Private animal encounters
  • Games
  • Crafts to take home
  • Dinner, evening snack and breakfast
Night Hike
Night Hike
Alligator Visit
Kids Gathered Around a Glass Snake Cage
Overnight Tour

Overnight Dates

Overnights are available on most weekend nights at the Greenville Zoo. We ask that all overnights be scheduled at least 3 weeks in advance.

Overnight Times

Check-in begins at 3:30 p.m. at the front gate and the fun doesn't stop until 9 a.m. the next morning.


  • Groups of 4-20: $1,200 overnight fee
  • Groups of 21-30: $60 per participant
  • Ask about overnights for larger groups

How to Register

Contact the Education Department at 864-467-4850 or zooed@greenvillesc.gov.