Como Harbor – Opening 2019

August 1st, 2018

Ground Breaking Ceremony for Como’s Seal & Sea Lion Exhibit   The seals and sea lions exhibit at Como Zoo has been a fixture for over 60 years. The “Sparky Show”’ which began in 1956, has become one of Como’s most popular attractions, sharing fun, educational messages with thousands of visitors each day. Every year […]

Washed Ashore: Art to Save the Sea Exhibit Now On Display

July 14th, 2018

Washed Ashore: Art to Save the Sea, a massive, colorful, traveling art exhibit will debut at Como Park Zoo & Conservatory on June 23nd. The Washed Ashore exhibit features giant sea life sculptures made entirely of marine debris collected from beaches to graphically illustrate the plastic pollution found in our oceans and waterways. The artwork […]

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

May 30th, 2018

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Avoid the Parking Challenges, Take the FREE Como Shuttle! Now Running on Weekends!

May 18th, 2018

2018 SHUTTLE SERVICE Visitors can avoid parking hassles with our free shuttle service!  Weekend shuttle service begins April 28, while daily service begins June 9– August 5.  Weekend-only shuttle service resumes August 11 through September 30. There will be no shuttle during the State Fair. The shuttle bus allows passengers to board at the staffed off-site […]

A Few Babies and a Fresh Flower Show To Announce!

April 30th, 2018

Meet Whalen & Motzko, Como Zoo’s Newest Baby Twin Emperor Tamarins Whalen and Motzko (photo credit Como Zoo) On the heels of the University of Minnesota announcing a pair of new head coaches, Como Zoo is thrilled to announce the birth of a pair of new baby emperor tamarins, born April 21st. The twins, “Whalen” […]