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How to book

Make your booking by clicking on the link below!

RZSS Education Booking Form

*Please note that by completing this form you are requesting that a booking be made based on the information provided, the form is not for enquiries. If you require further information before completing the form please contact us at

This form is not your entrance ticket. You will receive confirmation of your booking within 5 working days. If for any reason your request cannot be accommodated then a member of staff will contact you to discuss.

Discovery & Learning
The Royal Zoological Society of Scotland
134 Corstorphine Road
Edinburgh EH12 6TS

Education Centre opening hours are 10.00-4.00 Monday to Friday

By submitting this form you agree to our terms and conditions. 

Details for Booking

As part of our charitable commitment to education we are delighted to offer our education classes at a very special reduced rate. This price gives you admission to the Zoo for the day. 

At Edinburgh Zoo and Highland Wildlife Park

On-site visit with education class
£7 per learner
Self-led on-site visit (without education class)
Virtual only
£40 per class
Colleges and Universities £8 per student
Colleges and Universities self-Led visit £9 per student

Please note, our prices will be changing from 1 August.

Self-led on-site visit (without education class)


Colleges and Universities self-led


£11 per


All the above are subject to a minimum payment of £40 per booking

We provide free admission for supervisory adults as follows:

Nursery  1 adult per 4 children  
Primary 1 adult per 7 children
Secondary 1 adult per 10 children
Specialist Provisions  1 adult per pupil if required
Other Ages  1 adult per 10 students
Extra adults* £16.95

Please note, our prices will be changing from 1 August.

Extra adults* £18.00

*RZSS adult members are admitted free on production of a valid membership card.

You can bring as many adults as you wish for supervision in the Zoo or Park. Children who are RZSS members are still required to pay the education charge. All children under 16 must be supervised at all times when in the Zoo or Park.


Groups will be invoiced after their visit for the number of adults and children that attended the education session.

For smaller groups it may be possible to pay on the day.  

Minimum charges and Cancellation

There is a £40 minimum charge for all Education sessions (£25 for a group of home educators or where all students have additional support needs)

Please note a cancellation fee of £40 (£25 for home educators or ASN groups) is charged if cancellation is made 14 days or less before the visit unless a re-booking is made at the same time, the new booking must be within 3 school months of the original booking date.