Rent a Classroom

Interested in renting a meeting room at Audubon Zoo?

Audubon Zoo offers meeting spaces for teachers, non-profit organization and for-profit groups that do not need Catering/Conference Services. A special price is available for teachers and non-profit organizations who are looking for a place to host a meeting or conference.

Reserve a Meeting Place

  • Nims Community Center
    Located to the right of the Audubon Zoo front entrance near the John James Audubon statue the Nims Community Center is accessible from the parking lot. Groups do not need to enter the Zoo to use this meeting space. This room can accommodate a group of up to 40 people. It has six table and numerous chairs available.
    Non-profit rates: $300 (8am-5pm), $200 (after 5pm)
    For-profit rates: $400 (8am-5pm), $350 (after 5pm)
  • Nims Outdoor Classroom
    As part of the Nims Community center, this outdoor patio area can accommodate 60 people. It is an outdoor, covered spot with twelve picnic tables with matching benches for seating. It has a separate entrance to the right of the Zoo front gates.
    Non-profit rates: $300 (8am-5pm), $200 (after 5pm) 
    For-profit rates: $400 (8am-5pm), $350 (after 5pm)
  • Dominion Lawn
    This outdoor lawn can accommodate 100 people. It has a separate entrance to the right of the Zoo front gates.
    Non-profit rates: $200 (8am-5pm), $175 (after 5pm)
    For-profit rates: $350 (8am-5pm), $300 (after 5pm)
  • Dominion Multi-Purpose Room
    The multi-purpose room has a separate entrance to the right of the Zoo front gates. This room has six tables and can accommodate a group of up to 48 people seated / 125 standing.
    Non-profit rates: $200 (8am-5pm), $175 (after 5pm)
    For-profit rates: $350 (8am-5pm), $300 (after 5pm)
  • Dominion Auditorium
    The Dominion Auditorium has seating for 97 people with a large projector screen available. It has a separate entrance to the right of the Zoo front gates.
    Non-profit rates: $200 (8am-5pm), $175 (after 5pm)
    For-profit rates: $350 (8am-5pm), $300 (after 5pm)