Group Visits

The Victoria Bug Zoo offers discounted group rates for schools and other community organizations. Details about the different options based on time of year are below.

 

To book a visit to the Bug Zoo for your group, please email bookings@victoriabugzoo.ca.

 

TRIPS TO THE BUG ZOO! 

Available September to June
Visit: During the group’s visit a tour guide will introduce the group to some fascinating bugs, answer questions, and provide a safe animal handling experience (for the more adventurous individuals in the group). Cameras are encouraged!
Timing: One hour tour (time in the gift shop can be built in or take place after the tour), groups can be booked anytime during our business hours.
Cost: $110.00 (plus taxes) for up to 20 students and 2 adults, extra visitors are an additional $4 each (plus taxes). Payment must be in one lump sum by cash, cheque, Visa, Mastercard, or Debit.
Reservations: Group rates only apply if a reservation is made before hand. Contact us via phone or email to make a reservation for a group visit. A credit card number is required to hold the reservation. It is recommended that you book early to ensure time and space, especially for end of the year field trips in April, May, and June.
Cancellation: A $30 fee is charged for no-show groups or late cancellation (within five days).

** Special PRESCHOOL RATE for groups of children under 5 years. $40 (plus taxes) for a group of up to 8 children and 2 adults. $4 (plus taxes) for extra children or adults. Maximum of 12 children. Group rate time and cancellation fees apply. **

 

SUMMER CAMPS AT THE BUG ZOO!

Available July and August
Visit: Summer camps are offered in our Party Room for camps and community groups in the summer months. The visit includes a bug expert bringing live bugs in for observation and handling, some small activities and prizes, and maybe even some bug music. The maximum capacity is for 25 children.
Timing: One hour visit in the Party Room (time in the gift shop can be built in or take place after), groups can be booked anytime during our business hours.
Cost: $100.00 (plus taxes) for up to 20 children and 2 adults, extra visitors are an additional $4 each (plus taxes). Maximum of 25 children. Payment must be in one lump sum on the day by cash, cheque, Visa, Mastercard, or Debit.
Reservations: Group rates only apply if a reservation is made before hand. Contact us via phone or email to make a reservation for a group visit. A credit card number is required to hold the reservation. It is recommended that you book early to ensure time and space.
Cancellation: A $30 fee is charged for no-show groups or late cancellation (within five days).