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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Winter Days Animal Care Series

Have you ever imagined yourself working at a Zoo? Come to Blank Park Zoo this winter and learn about what it takes to care for the animals.

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Hope for the Wild

From blooms, to butterflies to bats, each speaker has a remarkable journey to help preserve the natural world.

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Winter Photo Challenge 2019

Enter Blank Park Zoo's Winter Photo Challenge for chance to win some great Zoo prizes and have your photo featured in the Gift Shop.

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Member Family Trivia Night

Create a team of up to 8 for a night of animal themed questions! Get your thinking caps on and register today.

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Art For The Wild

Art for the Wild is a fundraising event that brings together art enthusiasts and wildlife conservationists for a common goal - to save animals in the wild!

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#StomptheStraw

Join Blank Park Zoo and pledge to end your use of plastic straws or switch to reusable straws.

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Purchase Tickets Online

Purchase your admission tickets online and save money

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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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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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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
  Blank Park Zoo is open all year long and some of the animals that call the Zoo home love the snow. Animals like our Amur tigers, bactrian camel...

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Zoo Events & News

Jan
26
See Winter Days Animal Care Series -Animal Enrichment details

Winter Days Animal Care Series -Animal Enrichment

Have you ever imagined yourself working at a Zoo? Have you ever wondered what the keepers, veterinarians, and nutritionist do to help the animals in...     MORE ›
Feb
02
See Winter Days Animal Care Series -Animal Husbandry Day details

Winter Days Animal Care Series -Animal Husbandry Day

Have you ever imagined yourself working at a Zoo? Have you ever wondered what the keepers, veterinarians, and nutritionist do to help the animals in...     MORE ›
Feb
02
See Member Trivia details

Member Trivia

Bring the entire family to the Zoo on Super Bowl weekend for an afternoon of animal-themed trivia! Coordinate with your family so your trivia team...     MORE ›
Feb
07
See Hope For The Wild Speaker Series details

Hope For The Wild Speaker Series

Join us as we hear from three wildlife visionaries as they give us hope for the future of wildlife.     MORE ›
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