Love is in the Air at the Minnesota Zoo

Private Backstage Pass Marriage Proposals The Minnesota Zoo is a place where memories are made. We’d love to help you make your backstage experience especially Read More

Thursday, February 11, 2016|Zoo News|

Horticulture Highlight: The Clustered Fishtail Palm

 A favorite palm along the Tropics Trail is the Clustered Fishtail palm, also known as Caryota mitis, a native tree of Southeast Asia. When looking Read More

Wednesday, February 3, 2016|Horticulture, Tropics Trail|

A Tropical Oasis for All Ages

The Minnesota Zoo is the perfect place to get out of the bitter Minnesota winters and travel to a tropical oasis. From our lush rainforests Read More

Wednesday, January 27, 2016|Tropics Trail, Zoo News|

Meet the New Minnesota Zoo Director

On behalf of the Minnesota Zoo and Minnesota Zoo Foundation Boards, we are thrilled to officially announce Minnesota native and nationally-recognized conservation leader John Frawley has been Read More

Tuesday, January 26, 2016|Staff, Zoo News|

Family Fun in February

Learn more about this month’s feature animal – the Red Panda – with some fun activity pages from the Red Panda Network!   For Families to Read More

Tuesday, January 26, 2016|Kids, Zoo News|

Save Wildlife with Sustainable Palm Oil

We’ve all heard that habitat loss is a problem for wild animals – especially in the Tropics.  Sometimes these issues seem so far away, but Read More

Monday, January 25, 2016|Conservation, Zoo News|

Minnesota Zoo Bonding Bill Update

The Minnesota Zoo is pleased to let you know that Governor Mark Dayton recently announced a bonding bill that includes an important recommendation for the Read More

Monday, January 25, 2016|Zoo News|

Zookeepers are “Walking the Walk”

It’s the beginning of a new year and the activity tracker craze is everywhere.  You can’t go to the grocery store, mall or even work Read More

Tuesday, January 19, 2016|Behind the Scenes, Staff, Zoo News|