Saturday, February 24, 2018


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.


Minnesota Parent Camp Fair

10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Meet camp representatives from day and overnight, music, science, computer,... MORE

Super Bold Winter Flower Show

10:00 am

The Sunken Garden is transformed into a super bold Winter Flower Show.... 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 Launches New Sensory Friendly Program

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“Music Under Glass” Sunday Afternoons

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2018 Camps, Classes, Tours, Birthday Parties & More! Page Through Our Brochure ~ Now Online!

Click on the image to view our brochure.               MORE



Rehabbing Penguins in South Africa

As a Conservation Champion, I spent two weeks in Cape Town, South Africa with the South African... MORE


Releasing Orangutans in Borneo

Earlier this month, I took part in the Borneo Orangutan Survival (BOS) Foundation’s “Year... MORE