Due to the Coronavirus pandemic, we are no longer accepting new reservations for group business such as Birthday Parties, Meetings, Picnics, Corporate Events, Weddings and Other Social Events. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. Please check back periodically for information regarding the resumption of these group events.

Please note, that if your event is currently scheduled, we will be in contact with all existing business. Questions? Please contact 952-431-9200.

Gather in the Education Event Center—the Zoo’s first “green” building for daytime meetings, retreats, and team-building events. The space includes state-of-the art audio and visual equipment, admission for up to 40 guests, and full service catering. Host a meeting in this eco-friendly space and explore the Russian Far East—just on the other side of the door!

Free Parking
Recycled aluminum tables with privacy panels
Audio Visual equipment: LCD projector, screen, two-channel microphone system, lapel mic and/or wireless mic, DVD/CD player, podium, laptop hookups* (*you provide your own laptop)
Admission to the Minnesota Zoo for up to 40 people
Full Day package: $1,000 Monday-Friday; Call for weekend rates.

Consider adding a scavenger hunt to your event! A great addition to a meeting or a fun team building activity. (Additional $5 per person, prizes for the winner included)

Daytime Venues

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