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Get up close and personal with the giraffes at Hogle Zoo

Posted at 1:25 PM, Jun 21, 2016
and last updated 2016-06-21 15:26:23-04

Hogle Zoo gives you the unique opportunity to get a personal experience with the giraffes. Giraffe feeding is around 11AM and 2PM for $5 per person. They also recently started a brand new VIP Giraffe feeding experience.

Come have a private meet and greet with a giraffe on the exclusive VIP Observation Tower. This is for up to five people and includes feeding a snack to the“supermodels of the savanna”! You will learn about fun giraffe facts, animal training and the conservation efforts being made by Hogle Zoo to help save this amazing species in the wild.  

$180.00 per group*

$162.00 for a Zoo Member

  • *Maximum 5 people per group
  • Located on the behind-the-scenes Giraffe VIP Observation Tower
  • One-on-one with Giraffe Keeper
  • Seasonal – April through October and weather dependent
  • Available Fridays & Saturdays at 1 p.m.
  • Minimum age: 3 (children 3-5 need to be accompanied by an adult – accompanying adult is not part of the encounter unless paid for)
  • Funds go to the Giraffe Conservation Foundation

For more information about the giraffe feeding or about the zoo, click here.