Tuesday, July 17, 2018


10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Today's Species: Giraffe

Giraffes are the tallest land mammal. Males can reach 16 to 18 feet in height or more, while females are generally a bit shorter, reaching less than 17 feet.


Senior Strolls

9:00 am

Senior Strolls takes place every Tuesday through August from 9am-10am.... MORE

Summer Flower Show

10:00 am

The Summer Flower Show displays the greatest array of warm season blooming... MORE

Polar Bear Program

10:30 am

Get up close to the Polar Bears to observe special enrichment, training,... MORE

Videos From Como

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***Como Will Close At 3:00PM On Thursday, July 19***

Como Park Zoo and Conservatory will cut its visiting hours short by three hours--but it's for a very... MORE


National Zookeeper Week July 15-21, 2018

Please join us in honoring this amazing group of animal specialists! Our zookeepers devote... MORE


Washed Ashore: Art to Save the Sea Exhibit On Display Beginning June 23

Washed Ashore: Art to Save the Sea, a massive, colorful, traveling art exhibit will debut... MORE


Blooming Butterflies - Now Open!

BLOOMING BUTTERFLIES It's a flutter fest at Como Park Zoo & Conservatory, where the popular... MORE



Sunken Garden Gazette 7/16

Green Thumbs... Like many of the other Twin Cities residents this past week, it was a challenge... MORE


Sunken Garden Gazette 7/10

Green Thumbs... The oriental lilies on the terrace and garden end keep us busy replanting... MORE