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.

Experience the entire Minnesota Zoo.

From the Amur tigers to the Komodo dragons, from the beaver pond to the Farm, the unique variety of Minnesota Zoo exhibits is a hit when your group has the entire facility at their disposal.

Maximum Capacity: up to 15,000
Minimum Required: 1,500
Available:  Memorial Weekend through mid August


  • Entrance after 4 p.m. (Shared with general public until 6:00 p.m.)
  • Medtronic Minnesota Trail, Northern Trail, Russia’s Grizzly Coast, Tropics Trail, Discovery Bay and Wells Fargo Family Farm open until 8 p.m.
  • Central Plaza Splash Pad and Woodland Adventure open until 8 p.m.
  • World of Birds Show (weather permitting)
  • Retail food open, hosted or cash options available
  • Gift store and other concession options available
  • Full Guest Services staff on-site to meet all your Zoo needs.

Entire Zoo Rental Package: $15,750 for up to 1,500 guests.  Add $5.50 per guest over 1,500.