Shell-ebrate Spring by Helping Turtles!

Spring has finally sprung in Minnesota, and along with it native turtles are starting emerge again.  The Minnesota Zoo is working to help our state’s Read More

Thursday, May 10, 2018|Get Involved|

Gardening for Spring Butterflies

Just weeks after our blizzard, Minnesotans are eagerly emerging from winter hibernation, and so are our butterflies! Looking for a way to satisfy your gardening Read More

Thursday, May 3, 2018|Butterflies, Get Involved|

The Scoop on Pet Poop

Want the scoop on pet poop? Though it may be tedious to pick up after our household friends, their waste is harmful to river and Read More

Wednesday, March 28, 2018|Get Involved, Zoo News|

City Nature Challenge 2018

Join the Minnesota Zoo in connecting people, animals, and the natural world to save wildlife by participating in the City Nature Challenge. The CNC is Read More

Wednesday, March 28, 2018|Get Involved, Zoo News|

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    Amazing Minnesota Zoo Volunteer Reaches 20,000 Hours of Service

Amazing Minnesota Zoo Volunteer Reaches 20,000 Hours of Service

In 2018, the Minnesota Zoo is turning 40 years old and we are celebrating “40 Years of Amazing” all year long. The Zoo’s official birthday Read More

Thursday, January 4, 2018|Get Involved, Staff, Zoo News|

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    Please Join Us For “Zoo Day at the Capitol” Next Tuesday, April 18!

Please Join Us For “Zoo Day at the Capitol” Next Tuesday, April 18!

You’re invited to join the Minnesota Zoo for “Zoo Day at the Capitol” on Tuesday, April 18. With the renovation of the state Capitol complete, Read More

Thursday, April 13, 2017|Get Involved|

Donate to Conservation at the Zoo

Protect Amur tigers from poaching.  Save Minnesota’s prairie butterflies.  Restore critically endangered Amur leopards.  Bring blue-throated macaws back from the brink of extinction.  Return bison Read More

Tuesday, November 22, 2016|Conservation, Get Involved, Zoo News|

Dedicated Minnesota Zoo Staff

During the entire month of November, the Minnesota Zoo​ will be sharing stories of the many rescued and rehabilitated animals that we care for. All Read More

Thursday, November 26, 2015|Animal Rescue, Get Involved|