Join us for Holiday Tea & Behind the Scenes Tour December 11th


Como Park Zoo & Conservatory invites you to enjoy:

A Holiday Tea and Behind the Scenes Tour


Thursday, December 11th, 2014

Tea Seatings at 11am and 2pm 


Enjoy a three course tea service in the beautiful surroundings of the

Marjorie McNeely Conservatory’s North Garden.

Complete your visit with an exclusive behind the scenes tour of the Conservatory.


Space is limited and reservations are required.

$35 per person before Thanksgiving or $40 after Thanksgiving

Please call 651-487-8250 for reservations.


Following the tea service guests will be treated to a rare behind-the-scenes tour of the Conservatory. This tour, lead by a member of the Conservatory’s horticulture staff, includes an inside look at the building’s expansive production greenhouse space and Sunken Garden. See thousands of plants being cultivated for the upcoming Winter Flower Show, as well as several off-exhibit botanical collections of orchids, bromeliads, bonsai, and ferns. Learn what goes into creating the five spectacular annual flower shows in the Sunken Garden and how the Conservatory production greenhouses nurture plants for Como Education programs, the Edible Garden, and select gardens for the City of Saint Paul.