Zoo Investigation

$ 10.00

4.9/5 - (57 votes)

Lead an incredible investigation at the zoo and embark on a thrilling adventure with family and friends. Discover the animal culprit in the park using your investigation sheet!

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Treasure hunt & Detective mystery: Zoo Investigation

Embark on a fun and educational journey with our Zoo Treasure Hunt & Mystery Game, packed with puzzles and challenges. Ideal for kids to play solo or in groups, this game transforms them into heroes of their own adventure in pursuit of treasure. Perfect for parties, family gatherings, classroom activities, and team-building, our treasure hunt games also add a special touch to holiday celebrations!

Our print & play Zoo treasure hunt


Embark on an exhilarating Zoo Investigation game: a perfect adventure for family and friends to enjoy on birthdays! The zoo faces a major dilemma – the keeper’s bunch of keys for the animal cages has mysteriously disappeared, making it impossible to care for and feed the animals. He’s compiled a list of suspect animals from his last round but unraveling this puzzle is no small feat, and he needs your help. This game uniquely combines a mystery and a treasure hunt, challenging you to not only identify the mischievous culprit but also recover the lost keys!

Game Identification & Details

  • Game Type: treasure hunt & Detective Mystery game
  • Theme: Zoo
  • Play time: Designed for around 60 minutes of engaging fun.
  • Age Group: Tailored for 4-5-year-old children (Pre-Kindergarten & Kindergarten)
  • Number of players: Adaptable to any group size (File includes detailed instructions for adapting the game to the number of children).
  • Setup Time: Approximately 20 minutes
  • Instant Download: Your file becomes available immediately after payment confirmation. For account holders, access the file via the Downloads page post-purchase. Non-account holders will receive a download link in the purchase receipt email (check your junk email folder). Note: This is a digital download only; no physical items will be mailed.
  • Play area : indoors or outdoors

The Zoo treasure hunt is versatile and can be set up indoors or outdoors. Each activity is ‘turnkey’, meaning all you need to do is hide the clues in locations of your choosing.

Whether in an apartment, house, garden, park, or forest, this game adapts seamlessly to any setting. It includes 10 intriguing clues, each presenting a puzzle or challenge. The children will solve these step by step, unraveling the mystery of the adventure as they go!

Zoo investigation game for kids

Content of the Zoo treasure hunt

The PDF file includes around twenty pages containing :

    • Detailed instructions for game setup and smooth gameplay.
    • A list of suggested indoor and outdoor hiding spots (you’re welcome to create your own).
    • A pre-filled sheet of follow-up for recording chosen hiding places for each clue, aiding in monitoring the progress of the team or teams.
    • The intriguing opening of the story.
    • The investigation sheet for players.
    • Ten engaging puzzles to solve.
    • The exciting conclusion of the story.
    • Printable certificates for each participating child.
    • Complimentary birthday invitations are also available on our website.

Purchase & Setup Instructions

  • Open the file in a PDF viewer, such as Acrobat Reader. If you encounter any issues, ensure your Acrobat Reader is updated.
  • For the best experience, we recommend printing the documents in color.
  • Our Print & Play system simplifies setup: just download, print, and you’re ready for an unforgettable adventure!
  • Additional Equipment Needed: Aside from the provided PDF documents, you will need a color printer (or a printing service), a desktop computer with internet access, pens and pencils, and envelopes for the clues (alternatively, you can simply fold the clues).
  • Usage Policy: This game is intended for personal use only. It cannot be resold, redistributed, or shared. Purchasing this product does not transfer copyright, which remains with Treasure Hunt 4 Kids. Your purchase signifies agreement to these terms.
  • Refund Policy: Instant download items are final sale and do not accept returns, exchanges, or cancellations. Please contact us if you have any issues with your order.

More about us…

“Treasure Hunt 4 Kids” offers a fun and family-oriented selection of innovative games, including downloadable and printable treasure huntsdetective mysteries, and home escape room experiences for birthday parties, family events, or special occasions like Halloween, Christmas, or Easter. Our engaging adventures are tailor-made to ensure a memorable in-home activity for children aged 4-12. With just a few clicks, you can select and download an adventure from our extensive collection of printable game kits.

Crafted by a specialist in early childhood education, our games are designed for parents to quickly and affordably set up an exciting, unique, and educational activity that will turn your child’s birthday into an unforgettable event! We meticulously develop our games to match the difficulty level with the cognitive abilities of children in specific age groups. Therefore, we offer our game kits in three age categories: for 4-5 year-olds6-7 year-olds, and 8 years and older.

Streamline your party planning with our “ready-to-play” treasure hunt kits and other adventure games that are easy to print at home! Every aspect—from design and narrative to challenges and puzzles—is carefully assembled to guarantee a captivating gaming experience. Our games have been thoroughly enjoyed by children and endorsed by parents for delivering the utmost adventure with minimal setup required.

We also provide a wide array of games available for free download. Additionally, please visit our website where we’ve compiled a comprehensive list of game ideas for children’s parties. You’ll find a wealth of fantastic suggestions!

If you have any questions or encounter any issues with this product, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us at: contact@treasurehunt4kids.com


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6 reviews for Zoo Investigation

  1. Joanne R. (verified owner)

    Good product with useful and helpful instructions. Great activity for the youth group. Really easy to print out and play. The set up was easy and it was a lot of fun for the kids. What can I say more?

  2. Leslie Auld (verified owner)

    It was a great hunt and a lot of fun but some of the puzzles were too hard for the 4 and 5 year olds. I would definitely use this site again. Thank you.

  3. Jane (verified owner)

    Excellent! Cute game with nice puzzles well thought out for the little ones! Fast delivery via email! Excellent price!

  4. Stacey (verified owner)

    A perfect way to spend some fun family time together.

  5. Clyde B. (verified owner)

    The clues were age appropriate and very easy to edit and use anywhere. A very clever set. Thanks.

  6. Kristina Spadavecchia (verified owner)

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