The mission of the Blank Park Zoo is to inspire an appreciation of the natural world through conservation, education, research and recreation.
Blank Park Zoo Foundation Board of Directors and Staff
View the list of people that comprise the Blank Park Zoo Foundation's Board of Directors and leadership staff.
Diversity, Equity and Inclusion.
At Blank Park Zoo, we believe all things are connected.
View Blank Park Zoo's Annual Reports, Audits and IRS Form 990.
Blank Park Zoo has been a part of the Des Moines metro community since 1963. Read about the highlights in the Zoo's exciting history.
Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA)
Blank Park Zoo is pleased to be the only AZA accredited zoo in the state of Iowa. Learn about the mission and importance of being a part of the AZA organization.
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