Friday, October 31, 2014


10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Today's Species: Grey Wolf

An average male weighs about 100 pounds, and an average female weighs about 85 pounds. Wolves have long legs and are built for traveling distances. They can trot comfortably at a rate of five miles per hour, but are capable of running short distances at speeds up to 35 miles per hour while chasing prey.


'Our Shared Planet' Exhibit

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

‘Our Shared Planet’ is a traveling environmental awareness exhibit... MORE

Fall Flower Show

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

This year’s Fall Flower Show features dark maroons accented by yellow,... 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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Beautiful Fall Colors in the Japanese Garden!

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ZooBoo at Como October 18-19, 24-26

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