Lupa Zoo

 
A 20-acre conservation and educational institution, Lupa Zoo houses 500 animals of a variety of species. On a field trip to Lupa Zoo, groups can use a map to navigate their way through the park and visit the animals. Groups will encounter bison, antelope, waterfowl, donkeys, ostriches, a giraffe, alpacas, otters, porcupines, zebras, llamas, and more. Be sure to stop at Jessie’s One Stop Blacksmith to see the inside of a real Blacksmith’s shop and enjoy fun and games in the Jungle Room. Lupa Zoo requires a ratio of one adult for every six students/campers. Reservations must be made at least three days in advance to qualify for group discounts.
 

Contact Info 
Address: 62 Nash Hill Rd, Ludlow, MA 01056. Hampden County. Tel: 413-583-8370. Email: info@lupazoo.orgWebsite: www.lupazoo.orgHrs: Vary by season. Contact: Office, 413-589-9883.
 
Trip Info 
Grade Level: All grades. Activity Type: Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Self-Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: 2 hours. Cost: Fee.
 
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Science.
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Science. 

Lesson Plan To Enrich This Class Trip

Zoo Lesson Plan

When you go to the zoo, be on the lookout for the clever ways animals adapted to their surroundings and developed traits that help them survive. Students act like scientists to observe animal life while focusing on the diets and eating habits.... Continue