Common questions

Which zoo is better Como or Minnesota?

Which zoo is better Como or Minnesota?

We have the Minnesota Zoo at 4th in our overall rankings, and Como Park at 35th. The Minnesota Zoo takes the 5-2 victory in our Zoo vs. Zoo Twin Cities competition!

Is Como Zoo Open 2021?

We Are Open Everyday! Reservations and Facemasks Are Required – Click to reserve your spot.

How much does it cost to get into the Como Zoo?

No. Como Park Zoo & Conservatory is admission free. We do ask for a voluntary donation of $4 for adults and $2 for children which enable us to care for Como’s plant and animal collections.

Which zoo in Minnesota is free?

Como Zoo
Admission to both the Como Zoo and Marjorie McNeely Conservatory is always free and a voluntary donation is appreciated.

What’s the best zoo to go to in Minnesota?

The 5 Best Zoos in Minnesota

  • Como Park Zoo and Conservatory (St. Paul, MN)
  • Minnesota Zoo (Apple Valley, MN) Driving distance from Minneapolis: 19 miles, 26 minutes.
  • Hemker Park & Zoo (Freeport, MN) Driving distance from Minneapolis: 92 miles, 1.5 hours.
  • Pine Grove Zoo (Little Falls, MN)
  • Lake Superior Zoo (Duluth, MN)

Is Minnesota Zoo good?

Situated about 30 minutes south of downtown Minneapolis in the suburb of Apple Valley, this 485-acre complex shelters an impressive menagerie of nearly 5,000 animals – from camels to flamingos – as well as an Imax theater. Recent visitors said the zoo is a great family activity, no matter the weather.

Is Como Zoo good?

Como is not a large zoo which means none of the animals have the beautiful large areas to run around in that in a perfect world they should have, but they are well taken care of. The park and restrooms were clean. Best park in the twin cities. The conservatory is especially wonderful in the winter.

Do you have to wear a mask at Como Zoo?

Como Park Zoo & Conservatory, as part of the City of St. Paul’s Parks & Recreation Department, follows the Executive Orders issued by the Mayor of St. Paul, the guidance of the CDC, as well as the advice of public health experts on masking.

Is Como zoo good?

Do you have to wear a mask at Como zoo?

What is the biggest zoo in MN?

Minnesota Zoo
Minnesota Zoo (Apple Valley, MN) A crowd-pleasing favorite that’s always worth visiting, the Minnesota Zoo is the largest zoo in the upper Midwest with over 2,400 animals representing over 400 species.

When is Como Park Zoo in Saint Paul MN open?

At this time, Como Park Zoo & Conservatory is open as a one-way walking path from 10am – 4pm Monday through Thursday, and 10am – 6pm Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. Enter on Cleveland Court, which is between… The next Senior Strolls will take place on Tuesday, May 11, 9AM – 10AM.

How much is the Como Park Zoo and Conservatory?

The Como Park Zoo & Conservatory is free. A suggested donation of $3 for adults and $2 for children is appreciated to help care for the plants and animals. To rent one of our many gardens or spaces for a wedding, reception, or event call 651-487-8250.

Where is the conservatory at Como Park in Saint Paul?

Como Park Zoo & Conservatory Como Park Zoo & Conservatory, Saint Paul: Hours, Address, Como Park Zoo & Conservatory Reviews: 4.5/5 See all things to do Como Park Zoo & Conservatory

When is the Como Zoo summer flower show?

From September 7th through March 31st we will be open everyday, 10am – 4pm. Enter on Cleveland Court, which is between… Summer Flower Show May 8 through October 3, 2021 The Summer Flower Show features a harmonious color palette of purple, magenta, lavender, and red summer annuals.