Como’s Free Concert Series, “Music Under Glass,” Returns January 1st!

November 21st, 2016

Join us select Sundays beginning January 1st from 4:30pm – 6:30pm for live, local music. Beat the winter weather blahs inside the comfy confines of the Conservatory. Beer, wine, pop, and light snacks will be available to purchase. (Please, no outside food or beverages) ** There will be no concert on January 29 due to […]

Como Zoo Welcomes Baby Giraffe

November 17th, 2016

Como Zoo is excited to welcome a new baby giraffe named “Prince” to its herd. Coming in to the world at 6’ 6” tall and weighing 160 pounds, the baby is making his public November 17th. The new baby boy, born November 10th, is the seventh calf born to mom, Daisy, and the 20th giraffe […]

Holiday Tea & Behind the Scenes Tour on December 7th**SOLD OUT!

November 15th, 2016

Como Park Zoo & Conservatory invites you to enjoy: A Holiday Tea and Behind the Scenes Tour   Wednesday, December 7th, 2016 Tea Seatings at 11am (SOLD OUT) and 2pm (SOLD OUT) No tables for 2 remain! Call 651-487-8250 for information on group tables $40 per person Enjoy a three course tea service in the […]

Another Day, Another New Baby Animal At Como!

November 14th, 2016

Please welcome (and visit!) Lucile, one of Como’s newest babies! Lucile is a saki monkey born in the early morning hours of October 24 to mother Patty, and father Milton. This is Milton and Patty’s eighth baby, all born at Como. Their other offspring are all over the country now, from San Diego to Fargo. […]

The Minnesota Zoo and Como Zoo Will Partner To Break The Internet with Round Two of a “Cute-Off”

November 14th, 2016

On Tuesday, November 15 between 1pm – 2pm the Minnesota Zoo and Como Zoo will team up to flood the Twitter feeds of their followers with pictures and videos of adorable animals from each of their zoos in what they have dubbed a “Cute-Off.” For that one hour tomorrow, followers of the @mnzoo and @comozoo […]