Scales & Tales

Scales & Tales

Do you love reptiles and amphibians? Then this is the experience for you! With this adventure, you will have exclusive access to some of the Zoo’s most interesting reptiles. You’ll have the opportunity to meet a Zoological Care Specialist who will take you on a behind-the-scenes tour of the Reptile House, then end your experience with an up-close encounter with a giant Galapagos tortoise!

Program Details


  • Program for 1 hour
  • Maximum Capacity: 6 guests 
  • Zoo admission


  • Members:  
    • Adult: $50 
    • Children (Ages 2+): $50 
  • Non-Members: 
    • Adults (Ages 12+): $69.65 
    • Children (Ages 2-11): $63.95 
    • Fresno County Adults (Ages 12+): $66.95 
    • Fresno County Children (Ages 2-11): $60.95 

*Tickets are required for all guests ages 2 years and older, babies 1 and under are free. Guests under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a paying adult. 

**Reservations must be made at least 48 hours in advance. All requests for rescheduling or cancellations must be received in writing by email to at least 72 hours in advance. All sales are final and programs are non-transferable.