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ExxonMobil Science Day


Our Annual Event for Educators!

Thank you for a great 2016 ExxonMobil Science Day at the Zoo! Check back for the 2017 Date.

2016 Participants, who completed the program requirements, have received their surveys to download their certificates. If you are experiencing issues please contact


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.

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).

2016 Community Partners:

  •  Dallas Zoo
  • Children’s Aquarium at Fair Park
  • Lacerte Family Children’s Zoo
  • DART
  • Dallas Paleontological Society – P.I.T. Crew
  • Project Learning Tree, Texas Forestry Association
  • Dallas Arboretum
  • Perot Museum of Nature and Science
  • North Texas Master Naturalists
  • Reunion Tower
  • Dallas Master Gardeners
  • City of Dallas Environmental Education Initiative
  • Dallas Afterschool
  • Dallas Museum of Art
  • Breeze Energy
  • Project WILD, Texas Parks and Wildlife

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