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Why does Trip Advisor call Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo the 7th Best Zoo in the U.S., the 20th Best Zoo in the World? Because from the Australian Adventure, to the Indonesian Rainforest, to the African Journey – our zoo is loaded with some of the planet’s most amazing residents. Discover what makes Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo one of Indiana’s top destinations for family fun.
A YEAR OF FAMILY FUN!
Connect with your inner 'WILD' at the Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo
Our zoo is loaded with some of the planet’s most amazing residents. Discover what makes Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo one of Indiana’s top destinations for family fun.Benefits & Membership Packages
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Connecting kids and animals, strengthening families and inspiring people to care.
Zoobilee - Otterly Amazing
Best of all, you'll be supporting the zoo and our mission of connecting kid...Learn More
Red White & Zoo BBQ
Join us this 4th of July for a Red, White & Zoo BBQ! We will be serving...Learn More
Tickets go on sale July 1 at noon....Learn More
The Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo prepares to open for their 55th year of operati ... Read More
International Primate Day
September 1st is an important day, because it’s International Primate Day! ... Read More
New To The Zoo: Justin
Our red pandas have always been a fan favorite at the zoo, but this season you'll defin ... Read More
Where Do Animals Go In The Winter?
Winter, in all of its frozen glory, is upon us. Since most of our animals live outside, we ... Read More