Pre-k iTRAILS (ages 18 months - 4 years old)

Nashville Zoo is proud to be a community partner with Alignment Nashville’s Pre-K iTRAILS (Teaching Readiness skills to All families Integrating Lessons and Strategies) program. Pre-K iTRAILS provides guidance, information, strategies, activities, resources and advice to families through the Pre-K year.

At the Zoo
Events: Free with Zoo admission

  • Week of the Young Child – April
  • Avian Awareness Day – May
  • Harvest Days – September
  • Celebrate Reading – November

Learning Experiences: Free with Zoo admission


  • City Saver – 50% off one admission
  • Family memberships: Unlimited admission for one full year, free parking and additional benefits

Fee-based Programs: admission included

ZooTots Series
Members: $75/series
Non-members: $100/series

In the Community

  • Join Nashville Zoo’s Wildlife on Wheels for the summer reading program at local libraries (please contact your local library to see if Wildlife on Wheels is coming to a library near you)
  • Earth Day Celebration at Centennial Park
  • Catfish Rodeo at Shelby Park