Education Events :: ExxonMobil Science Day

ExxonMobil Science Day


Our Annual Event for Educators!

September 23, 2017

Science Day is back!  Teachers, parents, and students are invited to enjoy a fun and innovative way to connect with Zoo and Aquarium educators and community partners while discovering the world of science!  Participate in all-new, hands-on activity stations for Pre-K through 8th grade.

Our community partners this year include:  Reunion Tower, COD Environment Education Initiative/UNT, Dallas Arboretum, Texas Parks and Wildlife, Master Gardeners/Texas A&M Agrilife Extension, Perot Museum of Nature and Science, Trinity River Audubon, North Texas Master Naturalists, Texas Discovery Gardens, Pan-African Connection, Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART), Project Learning Tree: Texas Forestry Association, Keep America Beautiful, ExploreTech and Children’s Aquarium at Fair Park.

Educators will earn four (4) hours of Continuing Professional Education (CPE) and Texas Environmental Education Advisory Committee (TEEAC) credit.  To receive credit, you must attend the event for four (4) hours and participate in all booth activities targeted at the grade level you teach.  Partial credit will not be given.

Four (4) hour participation requirement will be verified before certificate and curriculum will be available for download.

Only preregistered educators receive free parking and admission into the Zoo.  Family members and others are welcome to attend but must pay regular admission ($15 for ages 12+ years / $12 for ages 3-11 / Free for ages 2 and under) and parking ($8/vehicle).

Pre-registration is now closed for the 2017 ExxonMobil Science Day at the Zoo.


The Education Office is open Monday-Friday during regular Zoo hours. Contact us at or 469.554.7300.