The Como Zoo's baby zebra now has a name.
Twenty hand-painted sea lion statues will start to appear around the Twin Cities to celebrate the return of Sparky the Sea Lion shows at Como Zoo.
She lived a long life – the average life expectancy of a sea lion is 15-25 years.
The Como Zoo's famous sea lion Sparky will return with her popular show this May.
The Como Zoo is adding another polar bear to its habitat, and he’s helping researchers test a new technology for tracking wild polar bears.
After injuring his hoof, a giraffe at the Como Zoo is on the mend - thanks to a team effort.
The Minnesota Zoo is joining the list of facilities and organizations implementing a mask requirement for its guests amid the spread of the COVID-19 delta variant.
A "fiercely cute" baby kudu was born at the Como Zoo last month.
Two of the newest additions to the Como Zoo now each have their own weather-inspired names.
There’s a new polar bear at the Como Zoo.
The Minnesota Zoo and the Como Zoo are reopening next week after Gov. Tim Walz rolled back some of the state’s COVID-19 restrictions.
It's penguins on parade at the Holiday Flower show. Garden Guy Dale K got a chance to check out the show at Como Park Zoo & Conservatory (which is closed due to COVID-19) with the help of some feathered friends.
With the Como Zoo closed once again due to the COVID-19 pandemic, zookeepers have been letting some of the animals roam around the conservatory.
With Halloween nearly here, it's time to embrace everything spooky, creepy and crawly. Senior Zookeeper Mike Lee from the Como Park Zoo & Conservatory joined the Buzz with some Halloween- friendly guests, a spiny stick insect and a cockroach. Como is open daily - but you must reserve your free tickets online at comozooconservatory.org
The Como Zoo is now open daily from 10am to 4pm. Before you go, you’ll need a reservation and masks are required. Also included in the safety plan, a one-way walking path that begins at the new Cleveland Court. It’s located near the carousel and Como Town. Reservations are only available on Como’s website: https://comozooconservatory.org/ Como Town will reopen Wednesday - Sunday with limited-capacity time slot packages at 10:00, 11:30, 1:00 and 2:30. Tickets are $13.00. Reservations and information for Como Town can be found at www.comotown.com.
The Como Park Zoo and Conservatory will reopen as a one-way walking path on Wednesday, July 29.
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After closing down in March, along with a number of other public parks and buildings in St. Paul, the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory at the Como Park Zoo is set to reopen next week.
The COVID-19 pandemic has closed Como Park Zoo and Conservatory to visitors for more than two weeks, marking its longest closure in history.
Zookeepers at the Como Zoo and Conservatory in St. Paul, Minnesota took a trio of African penguins on a field trip over the weekend while the zoo is closed due to the coronavirus pandemic.