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School Bus

Thank you for your interest in making WWA your field trip destination this season! Field trips are designed for school groups, homeschool co-ops (with 15 or more people over age 2), and adult care facilities/organizations. Advance reservations are required.


We're currently accepting reservations for the 2024 season, which begins March 27th. Read on for more info about Field Trips, and book early to be sure you get your preferred date/time!

are you a homeschooling family?

Good news! You can enjoy all the perks of a large group Field Trip on one of our two designated Homeschool Days. Click through to learn more!

general info
  • There is a group minimum of 15 people.

  • Reservations are required

  • All reduced admission visitors must be prepaid together in advance; anyone that pays individually upon entrance will be charged the regular admission fees.

what's included
  • Wildlife Show (About 15 minutes)

  • Animal food - 1 cup for each person, to enhance interaction with the animals

  • Parakeet Encounter with one bird seed stick per person to enhance interaction with the birds

  • Time on your own to explore the animals

  • Walk to & self-guided tour of Daniel Boone's last home in Kentucky

  • Playground time to expend additional energy

  • Picnic areas for lunch. You are welcome to bring sack lunches.

  • Access to small splash pad and creek if permission is granted by teachers

  • Students may shop in the gift shop with chaperones.

School Groups: 

  • Cost per student: $10.00

  • Cost per teacher: Free

  • Cost per chaperone: $10.00

  • Cost per parent: $10.00 if they prepay the school, normal admission if they pay upon arrival.


Homeschool & Adult Groups:

  • Infant (2 and under) - Free

  • Child (3 through 15) - $10.00

  • Adult (15 through 64) - $10.00

  • Senior (65 and up) - $??


We do have a gift shop with snacks, ice cream, slushies, toys etc. Some groups like to add a small ice cream or slushy as an added treat, and some let their attendees shop in the gift shop.


If you’d like to add a treat to your field trip feel free to let us know in advance. If you wish to let your attendees shop, you can let them know to bring some money with them. If you plan to let them shop, all we ask is that the chaperones are diligent in helping maintain order while anyone from their group is in the gift shop.

about snacks & gifts
Thank you for your interest in taking a field trip to

If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to contact us at 859-405-8065.

we hope to see your group soon!
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