Weather, minor maintenance or animal health issues may cause a change from day to day, so if you are coming to see a specific animal, please call 515-974-2501 in advance to verify.
Please note: during times when heat advisories are in effect, some animals and guest experiences may not be available.
Aldabra Tortoises (indoor viewing available)
Australia (Viewing deck only)
Discovery Center (final admission 30 minutes before close.)
Giraffe (indoor viewing available)
Penguins (indoor viewing available)
Rhinos (outdoor exhibit viewing on warm days)
Prairie Dog - closed for renovation
Camel Ride - closed for the season
Face Painting / Glitter Tattoos - closed for the season
Giraffe Feeding - closed for the season
Parakeet Feeding - closed for the season
Carousel - closed for the season
Train Ride - closed for the season
Safari Grill - closed for the season