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Posted on: August 3, 2020

Virtual Camps Available Now Through Fall!

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Zoo Camps go VIRTUAL for 2020!  Make your late summer or fall weekends a blast with one of these great themed sessions:

Ages 5-7:

  • Pirate Adventure
  • SENSE-ational Animals
  • Grossology

Ages 8-11:

  • If YOU Ran the Zoo
  • Backyard Biology
  • Time Travel Safari

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Posted on: July 9, 2020

Register for Zoo Run Run 2020: a VIRTUAL walk/run

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In its 18th year, the Columbian Park Zoo’s annual Zoo Run Run 5K run/walk is going VIRTUAL!  Out of concern for our community’s health and safety during this unprecedented time, the NEW virtual run/walk format will allow you a...

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Posted on: June 11, 2020

The Zoo is OPEN!

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The Governor has moved up Stage 4 of his Back on Track Indiana plan to begin Friday, June 12th. So that means Columbian Park Zoo may officially open for the season at 50% capacity that day!

Hours will be 10:00am-5:30pm daily.

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Posted on: December 25, 2019

2020 Youth Classes - Register Now!


Calling all animal lovers...we've got a class for you!  Kids of all ages will find something to love at CPZ.  Check out our full line-up of 2020 Youth Classes, including:

  • Cub Club (ages 3-4 years) is perfect for little learners!
  • Critter Cl...
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