It’s A Party For The Planet presented by Xcel Energy & Summer Flower Show Opening April 27 & 28

April 20th, 2019

“Party for the Planet” Presented by Xcel Energy & Summer Flower Show Opening Weekend A Weekend ‘Earth Day’ celebration April 21 and 22 April 22, 2019 marks the 49th anniversary of Earth Day, a global celebration that also reminds us what we can do to protect the planet’s most precious resources. At Como Park Zoo […]

The Sunken Garden Will Be Closed Monday, April 22 through Friday, April 26

April 19th, 2019

The Sunken Garden will be closed Monday, April 22 through Friday, April 26 in preparation for the Summer Flower Show. The Summer Flower Show opens Saturday, April 27 at 10am. All other rooms of the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory are open. We apologize for any inconvenience. The Summer Flower Show displays the greatest array of warm […]


April 19th, 2019

We know that with the weather, Como will be a popular destination for prom photos, but we’d like to remind prom attendees that photo permits are required and photo polices will be enforced. A 30 minute photo permit may be purchased at the Visitors Center Desk for $25. PHOTO POLICY Enjoy your visit and feel […]

We Are Now Accepting Reservations for Breakfast Under Glass!

April 17th, 2019

Breakfast Under Glass & Behind The Scenes Tour Wake up and smell the flowers at this truly unique opportunity On Thursday, May 9, 2019 at 7am and 8:30am (FULL)  the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory invites the public to enjoy a hearty breakfast experience in the warm, lush, tropical North Garden followed by a behind-the-scenes tour of […]

Como: Making A Global Impact – Free Lecture Series Returns April 28 ~ SLOTHS!

April 16th, 2019

The public is invited to a new program we’re calling “Como: Making A Global Impact”. This free lecture series will take place Sundays in April and May at 10:30am (excluding April 21) in Como Park Zoo & Conservatory’s Visitor Center Exhibit Gallery. From preserving the genetic health of endangered orangutans in southeast Asia, to protecting […]