Travel With The Zoo


Photo Contest

Attention wildlife shutterbugs! The Minnesota Zoo is excited to announce the 7th annual Photo Contest.


Adult Night Out at the Zoo

Friday, September 16, 4:30 -7:00 p.m. 18+ event. Enjoy beer and food after hours at the Zoo.

Vikings Explorer Day

Minnesota Vikings Explorers Day

Tuesday, August 30th join the Minnesota Vikings and Minnesota Vikings Cheerleaders in a special event at the Minnesota Zoo.

Grandparents Day

Grandparent’s Day

September 11, Grandparents receive free Zoo admission! Bring the grandchildren and enjoy your day at the Zoo.


Military Personnel and Family Discounts

Special discounts for military personnel and their families.

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Clean Water, Land, and Legacy Fund

With support from the Clean Water, Land and Legacy Amendment, the Minnesota Zoo is expanding its programming.



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