Field Trips at the Zoo Where the World is Your Classroom! Enhance your students’ learning with a field trip where the Zoo is your living classroom! Field trips to the Zoo are available year round every day of the week. Field Trips are $7.00 per student with every chaperone per 7 students free. Any additional chaperones above the 1 to 7 policy are also $7.00. During Festival of Lights (November 17th-January 1st), school admission rates are only available for schools arriving before 2pm. After 2pm, schools must pay general admission rates. To register for a field trip on a weekend, please call us at 513-559-7767.