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Admission is half-price in January & February

Enjoy Half-Priced Admissions at the NEW Zoo for a Limited Time! The NEW Zoo & Adventure Park will once again be offering our special winter admission rates for the entire months of January and February. All zoo admission fees will be half off* our regular rates. Winter is an excellent time to view the animals! Watch […]

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Volunteers & Interns Needed

The NEW Zoo & Adventure Park is currently recruiting both volunteers and interns!  Interns are needed in all areas of the program – with applications for the Spring Semester (starting in January) due soon!  A variety of internships are available, including Education & Husbandry, Marketing & Social Media, and even Graphic Design!  To learn more […]

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Holiday Gift Ideas

It’s that time of year again: the holidays are just around the corner!  But, don’t worry – we’ve got some great gift ideas for everyone on your list. Zoo Pass Memberships Zoo Pass Memberships are a gift that keeps on giving – for the entire year!  You can purchase a gift membership for anyone: an […]

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Winter Hours in Effect

Effective Sunday, November 1st, the NEW Zoo hours of operation will change to the winter schedule. Hours will be from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. daily. The NEW Zoo will remain open seven days a week, including holidays.  The Giraffe Feeding Experience will be open daily from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and again from […]

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New Internships Available

The NEW Zoo & Adventure Park is currently recruiting Interns!  We have recently expanded our internship options and opportunities.  Applicants no longer have to be interested in either education or animal care; we now offer programs in THREE NEW areas: marketing & social media, volunteer coordination/management, and graphic design and photography!  These new Internships will provide […]

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Fall Hours: Sept 1st to Oct 31st

Effective Tuesday, September 1st, the NEW Zoo & Adventure Park will be operating under the Fall Hours of Operation Schedule. The Zoo will be open daily from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. The Adventure Park Features (Ropes Challenge Course, Climbing Wall, and Zip Lines) will be operating under Summer Hours (11 a.m. to 7 p.m. […]

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New Baby Lynx on Display

Edmond, the Canada lynx kitten, is ready to greet his fans!! Visitors can see the adorable kitten on exhibit for one hour daily from 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. during the month of July. The kitten is approaching his 2nd month of life and is just beginning to explore his surroundings. Mother lynx, Lucy, is […]

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Early Entry Special for Zoo Pass Members

The first Wednesday of each month in June, July, and August, Zoo Pass Members can enter the NEW Zoo as early as 8:00 a.m. to “beat the summer heat” and get a rare glimpse into the zoo animals’ morning routines!  Free coffee and juice will also be available until 9:00 a.m. in the Mayan Taste […]

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Summer Hours & Wild Wednesdays return in June

Starting Monday, June 1st, the NEW Zoo & Adventure Park will be open daily from 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.  The Adventure Park features (Zip Lines & Ropes Course) will open daily at 11:00 a.m. and close at 7:00 p.m. Wild Wednesdays also return for June, July, and August: every Wednesday evening, visitors can enjoy […]

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Adventure Park & Zoo open on Memorial Day

The Adventure Park will be open from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Monday, May 25th, for the Memorial Day holiday.  Starting June 1st, the Adventure Park features will be open daily from 11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. The NEW Zoo will be open from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Memorial Day, and every […]

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