We are so excited to bring back Nature Walk, Como’s summer youth volunteer program for rising 8th – 12th graders. Program runs mid-June through mid-August. Training days in May and June. For more details and to apply, click HERE!
Virtual Visit to the Winter Flower Show
Winter Flower ShowJanuary 14 through March 19, 2023The 2023 Winter Flower Show will feature a variety of pinks and purple designed to help you forget about the weather outside. Main plants featured will be cyclamen, azaleas, camellias, veltheimia, cineraria and foxgloves.
WATCH: What goes into creating world-class flower shows?
Upcoming Events For May & June
Flowers, Bonsai, Sparky, Rides, Concerts, & New…Como Quest! Cafesjian’s Carousel Opening DayMay 1One of only three operating carousels still in original paint, the carousel has been restored to its 1914 beauty. Come take a ride on the historic Cafesjian’s Carousel, featuring 4 rows of horses (68 total) and 18 scenic paintings around the upper part of the carousel. …
Come Work With Us!
We have part-time and full-time seasonal jobs in Maintenance. Click or scan the QR code.
Como Zoo Welcomes Baby Kudu!
Como Zoo has welcomed a female lesser kudu calf, born overnight on Wednesday, June 30, 2021. The birth is the result of a recommendation from the Lesser Kudu Species Survival Plan (SSP), coordinated by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA). SSPs provide breeding recommendations to maximize genetic diversity, with the goal of ensuring the…
Adventures With Ashley!
Tune in to “Adventures With Ashley”! Watch Ashley as she explores the Zoo and Conservatory showcasing different animals and plants, and meeting zookeepers and gardeners along the way!
Senior Strolls and Sensory Friendly Mornings Return!
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…