Blank Park Zoo
Blank Park Zoo

Open Daily, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Closed Nov 26, Dec 24, 25 & Jan 1

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Open Daily, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Closed Nov 26, Dec 24, 25 & Jan 1

View All Rates ›

Virtual Zoo to You

Availability: Year-roundlions
Advance booking: Required 3 weeks in advance
Cost: $80 per program

While traveling off Zoo grounds is temporarily on hold due to COVID-19, you can still bring Blank Park Zoo right to your screen at home, your library, or anywhere events can be held!

Live Programs

Choose between a live animal program, animal chat, or zoo tour and enjoy fun educational and personal stories about the animals we all love. Guests of all ages are welcome to engage and ask questions about Blank Park Zoo animal residents.

  • Ages: All Ages
  • Program Length: 30 minutes

While we will make every effort to honor requests to learn about any animal at Blank Park Zoo, please note that some restrictions apply.

Pre-Recorded Programs

Take your pick of 2 from a list of pre-recorded programs to watch on your own time. After booking a pre-recorded program you will have access for as many people to view as many times as the wish for 2 weeks.

  • Ages: All ages
  • Program Length: 10-20 minutes per video

Connection Requirements

Live programs are offered over your choice of Zoom, Google Hangouts or Microsoft Teams.

Pre-recorded programs are offered via a Google Drive link.

Booking & Cancellations

Programs must be booked at least 2 weeks in advance. If you need to cancel or reschedule a program, please contact us as soon as possible. Cancellations of live programs within 1 week of the program will still be charge 50% of the program cost.

For more information, help or to book a program please call the Education office at 515-974-2550 or email

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