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Idaho Falls Zoo

Posted on: June 21, 2021

Meet a Penguin Up Close!

African Penguin

Penguin Interaction Programs are back! Here's your chance to meet a penguin up close. Have an unforgettable time by meeting the penguins up-close and personal as you meet these charismatic birds. Your interaction includes approximately 15 minutes with a zookeeper.

Days and Time

  • Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays
    through Sept. 9
  •  11:00 a.m.


The fees are in addition to zoo admission costs and help support conservation of African penguins in the wild. TPZS membership can be used for admission fee but not for PIP (This activity is not recommended for children under 4).

  • Adult (age 13+): $30
  • Child (age 4-12): $20

Schedule your PIP at

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