Two-Toed Sloth Programs


Say Hello to "Matilda" the Two-Toed Sloth!

Matilda, or "Tilly" for short, is the newest member of our CMCZoo Education Department Family. Tilly will be helping us educate and inspire audiences young and old to protect and appreciate these amazing animals and the delicate ecosystems they are a part of. 

Below you will find more information on how to meet Tilly up-close and personal. Please keep in mind that Tilly is just a baby and will need time to adjust to new situations, therefore all programs are subject to change in order to provide the best care and support for her during this time.

Two-Toed Sloth School Programs

Two-Toed Sloths are found in the tropical and cloud forests of Central and South America. Sloths are an ancient and integral part of the rainforest ecosystem, let us teach you all about what makes this animal and it's habitat so special.

  • Time: The standard start time for a Two-Toed Sloth program is 10:30 AM.
  • Program Pricing: $400 for a 20-minute presentation. $150 for any additional 20 minute programs.
  • Audience & Size: At this time, Two-Toed Sloth Programs will be only available for schools K-12 and limited to 100 students max.
  • Travel Fee: $2 per mile for each way of travel (if out of Cape May County). Travel restrictions may apply and will vary. All travel fees will be added AFTER program approval.

Two-Toed Sloth Encounters

Come meet Tilly up-close and personal during our new Two-Toed Sloth Encounters. During this 20-minute encounter you will get to learn all about this amazing and unique rainforest species as they show you what it is like to care for a baby sloth. There will be plenty of photo opportunities on this encounter so don't forgot to bring your camera to capture this one of a kind experience with our adorable baby sloth.

  • Time: Starting mid-November, Sloth Encounters will be offered at 2:30 pm & 3:00 pm daily.
  • Encounter Pricing: This encounter is $400 for 1-4 people. Additional guests are $75 per person. (12 person max)
  • Location: The Sloth Encounters will be held in the Discovery Outpost.

*Please be advised, there will be no holding, touching, or feeding this animal during the encounter.*

Click Here to Request a Two-Toed Sloth Encounter