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  • BUY A BRICK 2020

    Celebrate life’s moments – and The Zoo in Forest Park & Education Center’s 125th anniversary - through our 2020 commemorative Buy-A-Brick program. With the purchase of a personalized marker installed in our new brick bridge, you ensure that your memories become part of The Zoo’s history. 

    Click here for more information! 

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  • EDUCATION. CONSERVATION. REHABILITATION.

    Book your group visit today and take advantage of our special rates! Please reach out to the Eduation Department here for more information. 

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  • The Zoo in Forest Park & Education Center has completed our125th season!

     

    Click to read local media coverage related to our 125 years.

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  • Adopt an Animal

    Adopt a Zoo animal for the animal lover in your life! You can sponsor one (or more!) of over 200 animals that call The Zoo in Forest Park their home. Each sponsorship package will include a welcome letter with your selected animal’s personal story, including the details of how they came to be at The Zoo, and two one-day passes for the 2020 season. Once a year, the Zoo will send out updates on the animal you have chosen to sponsor.
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  • Zoo on the Go Education Programs

    We Bring The Zoo to YOU!

    NEW DISCOUNT OFFERED:

    $15 off any Zoo on the Go program booked and hosted from October 1, 2019 to March 31, 2020.

    The Zoo will also deduct $5 from the required travel fee for all education programs.

    Please reach out to the Education Department here for more information. 

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  • EXHIBIT SPONSORSHIPS NOW AVAILABLE

    Sponsor your favorite animal exhibit at The Zoo before it's too late. Choose from over 30 exhibits to sponsor in your organization name and/or family name by clicking HERE. Sponsorhips are expected to sell quickly so secure yours today! 

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BALISE DONATES VEHICLE FOR EDUCATION PROGRAMS
November, 8th 2019
Balise is once again showcasing its exceptional commitment to community by donating a new, fully wrapped, 2019 Hyundai Santa Fe for The Zoo’s education programs. We are so thankful to General Manager, Brian Houser and his team at Balise Hyundai in Springfield!
THE ZOO IS CLOSED FOR WINTER
November, 4th 2019
The Zoo is now closed for the winter. We want to thank all our guests and members that made this such a successful season. Please stay posted for special event openings over the winter season!
Spooky Safari at The Zoo 2019
October, 26th 2019
On Saturday, October 26th, The Zoo welcomed hundreds of children - and their families - to The Zoo for a spooky, but not too spooky, safari!
DAY OF CARING
September, 4th 2019
On Wednesday, September 4th, The Zoo welcomed volunteers from MassMutual for a Day of Caring.
FALL HOURS START SEPT 13, 2019
August, 23rd 2019
Please note that The Zoo's Fall Hours will begin September 13, 2019.
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