Join us for an educational and entertaining program as we explore the wonders of the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory and Como Zoo. Our classes take you behind-the-scenes or provide an exclusive experience within the zoo and conservatory during non-public hours.
Nature therapy at its finest! Learn about the fascinating history of Como’s garden as well as the basic design elements of Japanese Gardens around the world. Explore “The Ordway Gardens – A Japanese Collection” before public hours and speak with a horticulturist.
Register for 9/14
Big Cat Enrichment
Create enrichment items for our big cats and observe the fun without the crowds! Learn more about why we provide enrichment, the dangers big cats face in the wild, and the conservation efforts in place to protect these magnificent animals.
Como: An Insider’s Look
Unlock a bit of mystery as we tour the greenhouse, gardens, and a zoo exhibit without the crowds. Chat with a zookeeper and gardener as they work to get ready for guests, and meet a few of Como’s education animals. You’ll discover what makes Como such a magical place!
Register for 12/8