CUTENESS OVERLOAD! Como Welcomes SECOND Baby Dall’s Sheep in 5 Days!

May 10th, 2019

Breaking news! Just in time for Mother’s Day, another baby Dall’s sheep was born at Como Zoo Thursday evening, May 9th! Stop out and see the adorable lambs this Mother’s Day Weekend!   (May 10) Meet “Sprinkle”! Como Zoo welcomed another snowy white female baby Dall’s sheep into the world Thursday evening. The baby was […]

Awwww….New Pictures of Baby Snow Leopard!

May 3rd, 2019

Significant, Successful Breeding Plan Achieved   Como Zoo has a new resident – a snow leopard cub. This was the first pregnancy for the cub’s four-year-old mother, Alya, and six-year-old father, Moutig, and the first snow leopard birth at Como Zoo since 2007. Alya gave birth to the cub on April 30th. While the gender […]

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

May 2nd, 2019

2019 SHUTTLE SERVICE Visitors can avoid parking hassles with our free shuttle service!  Weekend shuttle service begins April 27, while daily service begins June 8– August 4.  There will be no shuttle during the State Fair. The shuttle bus allows passengers to board at the staffed off-site parking lot at the Minnesota State Fair Grounds, located on […]

Como: Making A Global Impact – Free Lecture Series

May 1st, 2019

The public is invited to a new program we’re calling “Como: Making A Global Impact”. This free lecture series will take place Sundays in April and May at 10:30am (excluding April 21) in Como Park Zoo & Conservatory’s Visitor Center Exhibit Gallery. From preserving the genetic health of endangered orangutans in southeast Asia, to protecting […]


April 30th, 2019

We know that with the weather, Como will be a popular destination for prom photos, but we’d like to remind prom attendees that photo permits are required and photo polices will be enforced. A 30 minute photo permit may be purchased at the Visitors Center Desk for $25. PHOTO POLICY Enjoy your visit and feel […]