Birthday Parties at the Zoo


Biodiversity is Us

World Association of Zoos and Aquariums have decided to take the lead in getting people to act to preserve biodiversity, which is shrinking at an alarming rate. Learn More.


Close Encounters

his program provides unique, engaging on-site animal experiences to zoo guests.


Backstage Pass

Each Backstage Pass is a unique, once-in-a-lifetime experience designed to foster positive, lifelong connections to the natural world.


William David Romans Golf Classic

Please join us in celebrating the life of William by participating in the 5th Annual William David Romans Golf Classic


Speaker Series – Dwindling Numbers for an Iconic Insect

Date: Thursday, September 11, 2014
Time: 7:00-9:00 p.m.

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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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