Job Openings!

March 11th, 2016

CURRENT JOB LISTINGS Como Park Zoo and Conservatory employees are employed by the City of St. Paul, through the Department of Parks and Recreation. Click on the job title below for an application and details about each job. Customer Service / Public Educator (Seasonal) We are now hiring part-time, seasonal public educators in the Visitor […]

Camp Como Registration Is Open!

February 25th, 2016

RECIPIENT of  NICKELODEON’S PARENTS’ PICKS AWARD FOR “BEST DAY CAMP”! Como’s camps focus on expanding each child’s appreciation for the natural world while meeting zookeepers and gardeners, having “behind- the-scenes” experiences and meeting Como’s plant and animal ambassadors up-close! Camps are half-day sessions, but are set up so that all-day adventures are available by taking […]

2016 Camps, Classes, Tours, Birthday Parties & More! Page Through Our Brochure ~ Now Online!

February 15th, 2016

Click on the image to view our brochure. You can then click on the classes to register!      

Volunteers Needed for Japanese Garden!

February 1st, 2016

Unique Garden Experience in Charlotte Partridge Ordway Japanese Garden!   Como Park Zoo & Conservatory is currently recruiting volunteers for public education volunteer position: Ordway Gardens Interpreter. The Ordway Gardens and the Charlotte Partridge Ordway Japanese Garden are popular destinations for visitors who seek to experience the art form of Como’s Bonsai collections and the […]

Lil’ Explorer Thursdays ~ Free Fun for the Lil’ One!

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.   FOR THE FULL SCHEDULE OF PROGRAMS CLICK HERE!   Lil’ Explorer Thursdays is funded in part by […]