Groups, Scout Tours, and Birthdays


Groups of 15 (and more) people must make reservations two weeks in advance to receive a discounted admission rate of $5 per child (ages 2–17) and $7 per adult admission. Group admissions are scheduled on a first-come, first-served basis, are not scheduled on holidays, and do not include a guided tour. There must be at least one adult for every seven children. Call the Education Registrar at (925) 627-2913 or email to reserve space for your group.

All weekday morning hours during the school year are reserved in advance for school and group programs.

Scout Tours

Looking for a great way to meet some badge requirements? Click for more details.

Scout tours require four-week advance reservation, on a first-come, first-served basis. Confirmation will be e-mailed to the scout group contact making the reservation .


Patches are now available for $3 at the gift shop,
or for only $2 when on a scout tour!


Children’s Birthday Parties

Come celebrate your special day at Lindsay! You and your guests will meet live animals, learn fun facts, and explore the exhibit hall. Click for more details.

We require at least four-week advance reservation. Reservations may be made up to three months ahead. Full payment due at time of booking reservationFor more information and date availability, contact Bryan Mosley, Education Specialist, at

Event Rentals

Located in Walnut Creek’s Larkey Park, Lindsay Wildlife Experience is one of the Bay Area’s most unique event venues. Host your next event at Lindsay Wildlife for an unparalleled and affordable occasion. Find out more about event rentals at Lindsay by clicking here.