Take a Trip Around the World with Project Passport ~ Our New Free Program for Kids!

May 29th, 2014

Join us every Thursday from 10:00AM-11:30AM for our new, free Project Passport program.  Project Passport is a new summer enrichment program designed especially for our elementary-aged visitors. Activities are designed to take children on a tour of the world; from the tropical rain forests, to the Arctic, to their own back yard.  Children will be […]

Page Through Our Brochure ~ Now Online!

May 28th, 2014

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Groovin’ In The Garden ~ Free Outdoor Concert Series Wednesdays 6PM-8PM!

May 28th, 2014

The free concert series, “Groovin’ In The Garden”, returns To Como Park Zoo & Conservatory featuring some of the Twin Cities’ finest musicians & activities for the whole family. While the grownups get their groove on with some of the Twin Cities best bands, the kids will be entertained by a climbing wall, bouncy house, […]

Avoid the Parking Challenges, Take the FREE Como Shuttle!

May 26th, 2014

2014 DAILY SHUTTLE SERVICE THRU AUGUST 10! Visitors can avoid parking hassles with our free shuttle service!  Daily service begins May 31– August 10.  The shuttle bus allows passengers to board at the staffed off-site parking lot at the Minnesota State Fair Grounds, located on the south side of Como Avenue across from the State Fair’s […]

‘Our Shared Planet’ On Display in the Exhibit Gallery!

May 15th, 2014

‘Our Shared Planet’ is a traveling environmental awareness exhibit featuring the wood-carved birds and animals of award winning wildlife artist Jim Ramsdell. The exhibit contains a number of highly detailed life-size wood sculptures, set against lighted interpretive backdrops, beautiful photographs and quotes along with nature sounds and music, all designed to raise the consciousness and […]