Iter Zoologicum at the Philadelphia Zoo
April 16th 2016- 11am to 2pm
High school and college Latin students are invited to experience Latin as a living language at the Paideia Institute’s Iter Zoologicum. Participants will compete in small teams to complete a Latin scavenger hunt by interacting with Paideia’s Latin-speaking staff members stationed throughout the zoo. Winners will receive prizes inspired by the ancient world for their Latin classes. The event will also feature a talk on ancient animals by Professor Matthew McGowan of Fordham University.
The Iter Zoologicum will take place at the Philadelphia Zoo at 3400 W Girard Avenue. Philadelphia PA on There will be a $30/person and includes admissions to the zoo. Participants must register and pay by Friday, April 8th.
Visit the Paideia Institute’s website to register or learn more.