Field Trips

Field trips to The Alligator offer students an opportunity to learn about wildlife and wild places from all over the planet, right here in Madeira Beach, FL.

field trip rates

Pre-K to 8th Grade – $8.00 per student

9th Grade and up – $10.00 per student

Chaperones, Teachers, and Parents – $12.00 per individual. One free chaperone ticket for every 10 students attending.

Accredited schools, preschools, year-round day care, head start programs and organized homeschool co-ops are eligible for reduced field trip admission rates.

To Plan Your Field Trip:

  • Complete and return the Field Trip Reservation Form at least 3 weeks in advance of your trip.

  • Once registered, you will be emailed a confirmation packet which includes arrival information and suggested activities.

  • To receive discounted field trip rates, schools or recreation departments must make one payment for the entire group in the form of cash, credit card (Visa, Mastercard, or Discover), or school/business-affiliated check. Please note that anyone paying separately will be charged the full price of admission.

  • Buses park is free; parking for other vehicles is based on metered lots or garage pricing.

  • For cancellations and reservation changes (including rain dates) contact Jamie Barron 727.329.8751

Make the most of your visit by adding a special learning experience with an gator trainer! These programs fun and engaging. Additionally, each experience can be tailored to introduce, highlight or wrap up a unit of your curriculum if provided in advance.


  • Take your group on a tour with a dedicated gator trainer for an unforgettable fun and educational trip.

  • Learning Tours are $6 – $8 per child with 1 free chaperone for groups up to 35.

  • Feed the alligators from a fishing pole, and more.

  • Tours are 45 minutes in length.

Please note that we limit group sizes to give each student a more personal experience. If your group is larger than our maximum, you may schedule a second class at no minimum charge.

Contact us for more information on field trips and learning experiences at​ or call 727.329.8751.

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