Both Are Free & Require Advanced Registration
This is a special time set aside just for our 55-and-better aged friends. This is an opportunity to visit the Zoo and Conservatory for a leisurely walk before the crowds. This event is a great opportunity for Seniors to enjoy a free event that encourages being active and social with. Advanced registration is required. Click HERE to register.
Dates for Senior Stroll
Tuesday, March 2, 9:00AM – 10:00AM
Tuesday, March 30, 4:00PM – 5:30PM (Conservatory only)
Como Park Zoo & Conservatory is an energetic, colorful place full of sensory stimuli, and we know this environment can be overwhelming for some guests. We invite individuals on the autism spectrum and their families to join us one hour before opening to the public, from 9am-10am, and spend time exploring exhibits at Como Park Zoo & Conservatory. Advanced registration is required. Click HERE to register.
Dates for Sensory Friendly Mornings
Sunday, February 21
Sunday, March 7
Wednesday, March 24
Como Park Zoo & Conservatory is currently a one-way experience through the zoo and conservatory. Please review the path before your visit by clicking HERE
For the safety of our staff, animals, and guests we are requiring all persons to wear face coverings/masks while on the grounds of Como Park Zoo and Conservatory.
These programs are funded in part or in whole with money from the vote of the people of Minnesota on November 4, 2008 which dedicated funding to preserve Minnesota’s art and cultural heritage.
Como Park Zoo & Conservatory Background
For over 100 years, Marjorie McNeely Conservatory and Como Zoo in Saint Paul, Minnesota has charmed, educated and entertained millions of children and adults while fostering an appreciation of the natural world. The Como Park Zoo & Conservatory is open 365 days; current hours are 10am-4pm. Admission to both the Como Zoo and Marjorie McNeely Conservatory is always free and a voluntary donation is appreciated.