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An inspiring exhibition experience is traveling to museums and zoos around the world.

Museum Exhibitions

Museums and institutions around the world are hosting Photo Ark exhibitions to raise awareness for many species in need of greater conservation. Each exhibition will feature large-format prints, as well as a grid of many more images to highlight the range of species in the Photo Ark. Visitors are encouraged to take selfies with these impressive portraits to show their support.

Past Exhibitions

Picture of San Diego Natural History Museum exterior

San Diego, CA

San Diego Natural History Museum

December 17, 2016 - April 30, 2017

Picture of National Museum of Wildlife Art

Jackson, WY

National Museum of Wildlife Art

June 10 - August 20, 2017

Picture of Melbourne Zoo

Melbourne, Australia

Melbourne Zoo

July 1 - October 1, 2017

Get a Sneak Peek

Zoo Exhibitions

Photo Ark exhibitions are also traveling to some of the world's zoos. These large, colorful installations will highlight the Photo Ark animals as well as some of the great conservation work going on behind the scenes at zoos. The zoo exhibition is organized in partnership with and premiered at Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo & Aquarium in April 2017.

Where to See the Zoo Exhibitions

Picture of Los Angeles Zoo & Botanical Gardens

Los Angeles, CA

Los Angeles Zoo and Botanical Gardens

Through February 2018​

Past Zoo Exhibitions

Picture of Photo Ark zoo exhibition at the Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium in Omaha, Nebraska

Omaha, NE

Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium

April 3 - September 4, 2017

Picture of the Photo Ark exhibition at the Cincinnati Zoo

Cincinnati, OH

Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden

May 19 - August 20, 2017

Picture of Dallas zoo exterior

Dallas, TX

Dallas Zoo

April 20-October 1, 2017

For Your Field Trip to the Zoo

Create a special experience for your students by bringing them to a Photo Ark zoo exhibition.

Picture of coyote puppies at Nebraska Wildlife Rehab (1456282)

Photo Ark in the Classroom  

Highlight conservation and the power of storytelling with these exercises for elementary and middle school students.

Picture of Photo Ark Zoo kiosk rendering

Photo Ark Zoo Exhibitions for the Classroom  

View the exhibition schedule and educational resources for a visit to the zoo.

The Zoo Exhibition Is Organized in Partnership With
Logo of Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo & Aquarium

Top Image: L.A. Zoo Courtesy Los Angeles Zoo and Botanical Gardens; Museum Photos: Courtesy Zoos VIctoria, Dan Douglas (SDNHM), and National Museum of Wildlife art; Zoo Photos: Courtesy Dallas Zoo and Los Angeles Zoo and Botanical Gardens; Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium, and Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden by Kathryn Keane