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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Help Name the Seal Pup

Help Name the Seal Pup

Help name the seal pup and support the non-profit Blank Park Zoo!

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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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Member Event - Grandparent's Breakfast

Grandparents, bring along your grandchildren for a special breakfast at the Zoo!

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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 happy to announce the birth of a male harbor seal pup on August 4, 2018! He was a big baby - 30 pounds at birth. You can help s...

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Weather @ The Zoo

Current Conditions:
69°

Fog/Mist

Forecast:

Friday: Partly Sunny, High: 85

Saturday: Mostly Sunny, High: 87

Current Conditions:
69°

Fog/Mist

Forecast:

Friday: Partly Sunny, High: 85

Saturday: Mostly Sunny, High: 87

Zoo Events & News

Aug
22
See Zoo Brew - Uncorked with 5 Below details

Zoo Brew - Uncorked with 5 Below

Join us this week at Zoo Brew with the band 5 Below! When you attend Zoo Brew, you are supporting Zoo programs and conservation efforts...     MORE ›
Aug
29
See Zoo Brew - Zoolapalooza with Pianopalooza details

Zoo Brew - Zoolapalooza with Pianopalooza

Join us this week at Zoo Brew with Pianopalooza! When you attend Zoo Brew, you are supporting Zoo programs and conservation efforts to help save...     MORE ›
Sep
05
See Zoo Brew - Zoo Brew Finale with Standing Hampton details

Zoo Brew - Zoo Brew Finale with Standing Hampton

Since Standing Hampton got rained out at the first Zoo Brew of the season, we have invited them back for an extra Zoo brew at...     MORE ›
Sep
08
See Family Nature Club - Plant.Grow.Fly. details

Family Nature Club - Plant.Grow.Fly.

If you and your family are looking for opportunities to get outside, explore, and discover all of nature’s many wonders, check out our Family Nature...     MORE ›
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