Teen Programs

If you are passionate about animals, you enjoy working with kids, or have ever wanted to know what a zookeeper's day is like, Denver Zoo has many unique experiences to offer you.

Zookeeper Experience

Ever wonder what it’s like to be a zookeeper?

Teen Takeover Tuesdays

Events for teens, planned by teens. Coming in February 2019!


Explore videos and interviews with keepers, vets, conservations and other Zoo experts.

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Teen Volunteer Program

New innovations to come in 2019 for the Zoo Crew program! As a result of upcoming changes to our teen programming, we will not be accepting new teen volunteer applications for Summer 2019. Stay tuned for exciting opportunities to engage in conservation with other teens, Denver Zoo staff and the local conservation community. We encourage interested teens to stay connected to Denver Zoo by signing up for our e-newsletter to hear the latest on teen programs.

For more information please call the Teen Programs Specialist at (720) 337-1491 or e-mail at teenvolunteers@denverzoo.org.