Blank Park Zoo
Blank Park Zoo

Open 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Admission: $14 Adult | $8 Child

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Open 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Admission: $14 Adult | $8 Child

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Zoo Brew

Come out to the Zoo every Wednesday evening in June, July and August for music, fun and brews!

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Summer Safari Summer Camps

Summer Safari

Summer Camps at Blank Park Zoo are available for age three through grade seven. Sign up now available. 

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One More Rhino

Together we can raise awareness about the plight of wild rhinos.

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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
Our lion cubs have names! Kali (kaw-lee) meaning fierce, sharp; Asha (ah-sha) meaning life; and Jabari (ja-bar-ee) meaning the bra...

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Weather @ The Zoo

Current Conditions:
75°

Overcast

Forecast:

Sunday: Thunderstorms Likely, High: 85

Monday: Thunderstorms Likely, High: 81

Current Conditions:
75°

Overcast

Forecast:

Sunday: Thunderstorms Likely, High: 85

Monday: Thunderstorms Likely, High: 81

Zoo Events & News

Jun
24
See Animal Days - Giraffe and Friends details

Animal Days - Giraffe and Friends

Animal Days highlight a variety of animals on select days in 2018. Zoo guests will learn all about the animal(s) and the Zoo’s conservation efforts...     MORE ›
Jun
27
See Zoo Brew - Wild for Wine with Faculty Lounge details

Zoo Brew - Wild for Wine with Faculty Lounge

Join us this week at Zoo Brew with the band Faculty Lounge! When you attend Zoo Brew, you are supporting Zoo programs and conservation efforts...     MORE ›
Jul
06
See Zoo Brew - Red, White & Stripes with Toaster details

Zoo Brew - Red, White & Stripes with Toaster

Join us this week at Zoo Brew with the band Toaster! When you attend Zoo Brew, you are supporting Zoo programs and conservation efforts to...     MORE ›
Jul
11
See Zoo Brew - Penguins & Pilsners with The Big Joe Kinser Band details

Zoo Brew - Penguins & Pilsners with The Big Joe Kinser Band

Join us this week at Zoo Brew with the Big Joe Kinser Band! When you attend Zoo Brew, you are supporting Zoo programs and conservation...     MORE ›
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