Sunday, May 28, 2017


10:00 am - 6:00 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.


Endangered Species by Amy R. Handford

10:00 am

Amy R. Handford is a self-taught artist who specializes in endangered species.... 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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June's 'Groovin' In The Garden' Lineup Announced!

The free concert series, “Groovin' In The Garden”, returns To Como Park Zoo & Conservatory... MORE


Como Zoo's Galapagos tortoises celebrate 25th birthday

Marco and Irwin, two Galapagos tortoises at the Como Zoo, turned 25 years young on Saturday,... MORE


Gorilla Baby Expected In Fall

  Just in time for Mother’s Day, Como Zoo is excited to announce the pregnancy... MORE


Avoid the Parking Challenges, Take the FREE Como Shuttle! Now Running on Weekends!

2017 WEEKEND SHUTTLE SERVICE Visitors can avoid parking hassles with our free shuttle service! ... MORE



First of its Kind Kickstarter Campaign Launched to Help Save Endangered African Penguins

African penguin populations have been declining for the past few decades. Como Park Zoo and Conservatory.... MORE


New In The North Garden - An Imperial Bromeliad!

We have a new plant in the North Garden! It is a BIG bromeliad and it has been set in the ground... MORE