Come Visit Our Newest Residents!

February 28th, 2019

Two recently orphaned puma (also known as mountain lion and cougar) cubs from different locations in Northern California are now playing, bonding, and calling Como Zoo home. Visitors can now visit the active pair in their exhibit inside the newly renovated Cat Building, The pumas arrived from California to Como on October 30th after being […]

Dealing with the Cold At Como

January 31st, 2019

Lil’ Explorer Thursdays ~ Free Fun for the Lil’ Ones

December 28th, 2018

Come explore 10-noon each Thursday on the Covered Porch!  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 WEEKLY THEMES CLICK HERE! Lil’ Explorer Thursdays is funded in part by the Minnesota State Arts Board through the arts […]

Upcoming Senior Strolls

December 27th, 2018

  Senior Strolls take place select Tuesdays through February. This is a special time set aside for just for our 55-and-up aged friends.  Each month will feature an opportunity to visit a part of the Zoo or Conservatory for a leisurely walk before the crowds as well as special activities and guests.  This event is […]

Skip the hassles of the mall and do your holiday shopping at Garden Safari Gifts!

November 12th, 2018

Buy unique holiday gifts for the people you love, while supporting the plants and animals you care about at Como Park Zoo & Conservatory. Garden Safari Gifts is operated by Como Friends so every purchase you make helps the plants and animals at Como Park Zoo & Conservatory thrive. Location: Como Visitor Center Hours: Every […]