Whether you are a large family or a bus tour, The Wild Center is happy to have groups of all types visit the museum. We offer special rates to any visiting group larger than 10. From Wild Walk to our river otters to our aquariums filled with native New York fish, there is always something new to see and explore.

We pride ourselves on helping visitors have memorable experiences and this includes touring groups. Whether you are a tour operator looking for a new attraction, a school looking for engaging educational experiences, or a group looking for a place to stop on your trip, The Wild Center is ready to help foster new experiences.

We appreciate your return business and offer tour operators a number of benefits for visiting regularly.

  • Group Rates

    Groups of 10 or more people are able to receive a discount. Please review our group rates to see what will work best for you. We ask that you plan ahead and make a reservation for your group at least two weeks in advance.

    Groups of 10 or more:

    • Adults (18-64): $15 per person
    • Seniors (65+): $13 per person
    • Youth (5-17): $9 per person
    • 4 and under: Free
    • Group Host/Bus Driver: Free

    The group rate is only available for groups who make a reservation in advance. Payment cannot be divided between group members. Rates are not available for walk-in groups.

     

  • School Rates

    SELF-GUIDED ADMISSION 

    Student: $5

    Adult: $10

    1 adult chaperone per 10 students receives free admission. 

    Multiple educational experiences are offered to compliment your visit. To explore the full range of educational opportunities, please visit our Education page.

     

  • Make A Reservation

    If you are a group of <20 people, please call The Wild Center at (518) 359-7800 to book tickets with the group rate.

    Large groups can start to plan a visit by using our online form below.

    Schools can register for programs by visiting our School Programs page.

    For additional information, contact our School and Group Coordinator, Tori Herkalo at therkalo@wildcenter.org or call (518) 359-7800 x 123

     

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