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Posted on: September 19, 2022

Get your tickets to Boo at the Zoo 2022!

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Join us October 20, 21, and 22 at Columbian Park Zoo for our annual spook-tacular Halloween event! This year's event will feature an inflatable obstacle course, a live DJ, character meet and greets, a pumpkin patch, daily costume contests with pr...

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Posted on: September 6, 2022

2022 Boo at the Zoo - VOLUNTEERS NEEDED!

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As summer turns to fall, it’s time for the annual BOO at the ZOO event at Columbian Park Zoo!

This year’s 'fang'tastic family-friendly event will take place October 20, 21 and  22 and we are ...

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Posted on: August 9, 2022

New FALL HOURS for Columbian Park Zoo!

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School is back in session and that means that CPZ is back to our fall hours of operation. We will be open daily from 10:00am - 4:30pm now through Saturday, October 8 (when the zoo will close for the season). Additionally, pedal boats have transitioned to ...

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Posted on: February 25, 2022

Looking for ways to give back to CPZ? Purchase an item from our Amazon Wish List!

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At CPZ, we take enrichment seriously - but it's a lot of fun too!  On a daily basis our animal care staff combines their background knowledge of animal behavior, a healthy dose of creativity, and the relationship they’ve built ...

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Posted on: May 25, 2022

PENGUIN CAM!

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Want to catch a behind-the-scenes view of our African penguin friends? Peek in on our penguin residents daily from 8:00am - 5:00pm! NOTE: You may not be able to see our penguins at all times since they like to freely roam all of their indoor hold...

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