Blank Park Zoo
Blank Park Zoo

Open 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Admission: $14 Adult | $8 Child

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Open 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Admission: $14 Adult | $8 Child

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Member Trivia Night

Member Trivia

Members age 21 and over, enjoy a few drinks and a few rounds of trivia at our special members trivia night.

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Hope for the wild speaker series

Hope For the Wild Speaker Series

From the climate, to California Condors, to conservation canines, the 2020 Hope for the Wild Speaker Series truly has something to offer for every interest.

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breakfast with a zookeeper

Member Breakfast With A Zookeeper

Memebers, come to the Zoo and enjoy a buffet-style breakfast and learn about the animals directly from their keepers.

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Plant.Grow.Fly.

Plant.Grow.Fly.

Did you know that more than one-third of our food supply depends on pollinators? Learn how you can protect pollinators in your own backyard.

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Purchase Tickets Online

Purchase your admission tickets online and save money

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Weddings at Blank Park Zoo

Weddings at the Zoo

Looking for a unique location to host your big day? Blank Park Zoo offers several venue spaces for groups of five to 350 that are sure to wow your guests.

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Adopt-an-Animal

Adopt an Animal

Become the proud parent of one of 26 Blank Park Zoo animals participating in the Adopt an Animal program.

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Birthday Parties

Birthday Parties

Your next birthday party should be unique, wild and fun. Have your party at Iowa's Wildest Adventure... the Blank Park Zoo. 

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What it Takes

The mission of Blank Park Zoo is to inspire an appreciation of the natural world through conservation, education, research, and recreation. What does that mean? WHAT DOES IT TAKE to run your Zoo?

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Member Events

Having a Blank Park Zoo Membership allows for fun filled year of member events.

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Saving Animals

Saving Animals

AZA SAFE: Saving Animals From Extinction focuses the collective expertise within accredited zoos and aquariums to save species. More ›

Membership

Membership

Receive free, unlimited admission to explore and enjoy the Zoo for one year. More ›

Zoo Blog

Zoo Blog
Forming positive working relationships is important in any workplace. As zookeepers, we have the challenge of not only forming positive relationships...

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Weather @ The Zoo

Current Conditions:
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Forecast:

Wednesday: Rain/Snow, High: 35

Thursday: Snow Likely, High: 36

Current Conditions:
- 3°

Fair

Forecast:

Wednesday: Rain/Snow, High: 35

Thursday: Snow Likely, High: 36

Zoo Events & News

Jan
24
See Member Trivia details

Member Trivia

Bring your friends and thinking caps to the Zoo for an evening of animal-themed trivia! There will be a cash bar. This event is for...     MORE ›
Feb
07
See Conservation Speaker Series - Dr. Jerry Schnoor details

Conservation Speaker Series - Dr. Jerry Schnoor

From the climate, to California Condors, to conservation canines, the 2020 Hope for the Wild Speaker Series truly has something to offer for every interest.     MORE ›
Feb
07
See Member Sweetheart Dance details

Member Sweetheart Dance

Mothers bring your sons; fathers bring your daughters. Sweetheart Dance is an event for the whole family to enjoy at Blank Park Zoo! Guests will...     MORE ›
Mar
05
See Conservation Speaker Series - Chris Paris details

Conservation Speaker Series - Chris Paris

From the climate, to California Condors, to conservation canines, the 2020 Hope for the Wild Speaker Series truly has something to offer for every interest.     MORE ›
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