Autumn Nighttime Nature Fun

Explore Nighttime Nature LISTEN: Sit together outside in silence for five minutes.  What nighttime nature sounds do you hear?  (Insect sounds, leaves/grasses blowing in the Read More

Wednesday, October 26, 2016|Kids, Zoo News|

Family Fun September – Black Rhinoceros

Black Rhinoceros Diceros bicornis One of the Minnesota Zoo’s conservation biologists works with local people in the African country of Namibia to save the region’s Read More

Wednesday, September 28, 2016|Kids, Zoo News|

Family Fun September – Sea Otter

Sea Otter Enhydra lutris The Minnesota Zoo is home to three sea otters—Capers, Jasper, and Rocky.  They were each found as orphaned pups in the Read More

Thursday, August 25, 2016|Kids, Zoo News|

July Family Fun

Make family memories at the Minnesota Zoo – have Breakfast with Bessie in a Family Zoo Adventure you won’t forget, strike a (yoga) pose with Read More

Wednesday, June 29, 2016|Kids, Zoo News|

Family Fun this May

Endangered Species Endangered species are types of animals that are having a hard time surviving in the wild because of habitat loss, lack of food, Read More

Wednesday, April 27, 2016|Kids, Zoo News|

Family Fun this April

If it’s April, it’s Farm Babies time at the Minnesota Zoo!  Join the fun during one of our farm programs, learn more about our babies, Read More

Thursday, March 24, 2016|Kids, Zoo News|

Family Fun this March

Spring Break School’s Out Camps – Register Today! March 21-25 or March 28-April 1 Register for individual days or all five days.  Before and after Read More

Thursday, February 25, 2016|Kids, 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|