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1. FEED the TORTOISES & PRIVATE TOUR

This unique Reptile Experience allows you to get up close and personal with our African Spurred & Aldabra Tortoises. You'll interact with these gentle giants, as they eat right from your hand. After feeding the tortoises, you'll get a guided tour of our center. You’ll also have the chance to meet other reptiles and amphibians that call Riverside Reptiles home.

  • Duration - 45 minutes

  • Age restrictions – must be at least 4 years old to participate

  • Any child ages 4-11 must be accompanied by paying adult

  • Anyone participating or joining the feeding is required to purchase a reservation

  • Cost - $45/person members $50/person non-members

We typically book weekdays at 10 a.m. or weekends at 10 a.m. or 2:30 p.m.
Times are available on a first come, first serve basis and payment is
expected in full prior to your feeding. We will contact you within 48-72 hours of your purchase to let you know about our availability. We do not hold dates prior to payment.


*Participants will be required to a sign liability waiver and a Letter of
Agreement before scheduled experience. RREC staff reserves the right to end the experience if the participant does not adhere to the rules, endangers themselves or others, or displays inappropriate behavior.
Email our education team with any questions:
Email: education@riversidereptileseducationcenter.com 

2. ZOOKEEPER ADVENTURE!

Have you always wondered what it was like to be a zookeeper? This Reptile Experience will give you a glimpse into a day in the life! Join our staff for the morning and you’ll learn about diet, handling techniques, enrichment, and much more! Your adventure includes cleaning, feeding, and interacting with some of our animals. Still think you have what it takes to be a zookeeper at RIVERSIDE REPTILES EDUCATION CENTER? There's only one way to find out.

  • Duration - 9AM - 12PM (3-hours)

  • Age restrictions -must be at least 12 years old to participate

  • One parent or guardian will be required to accompany participants under 18 years old (at no additional charge).

  • Limit of 3 people/adventure

  • Cost - $135/person members $150/person non-members

We typically book weekdays between 9-12pm but do have some flexibility with weekends. Times are available on a first come, first serve basis and payment is expected in full prior to your adventure. We will contact you within 48-72 hours of your purchase to let you know about our availability.
We do not hold dates prior to payment.


*Participants will be required to sign a liability waiver & a Letter of
Agreement before scheduled experience. Participants are expected to behave in a professional manner as they will be representing RREC. The use of cell phones/cameras is prohibited while working. RREC staff reserves the right to end the experience if the participant does not adhere to the rules, endangers themselves or others, or displays inappropriate behavior.
 
Email education@riversidereptileseducationcenter.com for any questions.