The Sunshine State is the perfect destination to mix education and fun! Its rich history of European influence began with Spanish explorer Juan Ponce de Leon in 1513. The 100’s of miles of coastline and sea life make it an ideal location to study the marine sciences. As home to the Kennedy Space Center, it is a hub of technology and discovery. With a variety of amusement, water and theme parks, Florida is always a favorite of students and teachers alike!
Whether your studying Life Cycles and Adaptations or Animal Behavior or Ecosystems, there is plenty to see and do while visiting the Jacksonville Zoo. Programs are grade-level appropriate for Pre-K through twelfth grade and include up-close and hands-on animal encounters.