Como Zoo Welcomes Baby Giraffe

August 27th, 2015

Como Zoo is excited to welcome a new baby giraffe to its herd. Coming into the world at just under six feet, the baby is standing tall with mother Clover shadowing over her.The new baby female, born Monday August 24th, is the 6th calf born to Clover and the 19th giraffe birth at Como Zoo […]

Lil’ Explorer Thursdays ~ Free Fun for the Lil’ One! Beginning September 10!

August 26th, 2015

Come explore 10-noon each Thursday beginning September 10! Lil’ Explorers runs every Thursday through April   See story time, meet plant and animal visitors, play games and many other fun activities. Each week has a new theme.  2015-2016 Schedule September 10 – Busy BugsSeptember 17 – Reptile Rock ‘n’ RollSeptember 24 – Jr. GardenerOctober 1 – Teddy […]

September Education Programs at Como!

August 25th, 2015

Just Zoo It Weekend! 9/12-9/13

August 25th, 2015

At Como Park Zoo & Conservatory, we’re getting in shape with our very own kid-friendly, animal-themed exercises and activities all weekend long. From 10am to 4pm this Saturday, September 12 and Sunday, September 13, kids can test their skills at animal-themed exercise based activity stations throughout the zoo. Visitors will receive a “Back to School […]

The Edible Garden Now Open!

June 12th, 2015

Celebrate The Incredible & Edible at Como Park Zoo & Conservatory this Summer! Como Park Zoo & Conservatory is serving up scrumptious garden fun for the fifth year in a row with the Edible Garden. The Edible Garden will feature an array of vegetables, fruits, herbs, and flowers. All plants are grown from seed and […]