Friday, November 28, 2014


10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Today's Species: Gorilla

Male western lowland gorillas can weigh between 300 and 600 pounds and measure up to six feet tall. Females may reach five feet and weigh only half as much.


Winter Camp Registration Now Open

Looking for something fun & educational for your kids to do over winter... MORE

'Drop and Shop' at Como!

9:00 am - 1:30 pm

This holiday season we are offering parents a way to check things off their... MORE

Fall Flower Show

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

This year’s Fall Flower Show features dark maroons accented by yellow,... MORE

Videos From Como

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Upcoming Events



Music Under Glass Returns December 28!

The free concert series, “Music Under Glass,” returns to the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory... MORE


Live 24/7 Action of Como Zoo's Reindeer Is Just A Click Away

Reindeer From Como Zoo Are Back On ANIMAL PLANET L!VE! Instead of huddling around the television... MORE


Como Zoo Mourns the Death of Infant Gorilla

It is with a very heavy heart that we announce the passing of the baby gorilla that was born... MORE


Kids out of school for Winter Break? We have you covered!

2014 Winter Break Camps Looking for something fun for your kids to do during winter break? ... MORE



Zookeeper Julie in Churchill, Manitoba!

I have been privileged enough to volunteer with Polar Bear International (PBI), a non-profit... MORE


The Bat Flower Is Blooming!

Come check out the Bat Flower or Tacca chantrieri in the Palm Dome! Known for its black color,... MORE