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SPEND A DAY AT THE FORT WAYNE CHILDREN’S ZOO!

Hours, Details, and Parking

Hours

Summer Hours
9am-7pm – Now through August 14

Fall Hours
9am-5pm – August 15-October 30

Parking

All parking is free and is within an easy walk to the zoo entrance.

View Map & Directions

Rentals & Accessibility

Single Stroller: $5.00
Double Stroller: $7.00
Wagon: $8.00
Wheelchair: FREE

$10.00 Deposit required, refunded when wheelchair is returned

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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Support Our Mission

Connecting kids and animals, strengthening families and inspiring people to care.

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Partyanimals

Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo is one of the Top Ten zoos in the nation – and the perfect destination for your next birthday party or private event.

Events

Thursday

21

July
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Corks for Conservation

Corks for Conservation highlights work being done around the world to save wildlife and...

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Thursday

15

September
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Zoobilee 2022: Adventure

Zoobilee, presented by PNC Bank, is our signature gala featuring fabulous food, drinks,...

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A Sealion

Volunteers

Volunteers

Volunteers

Membership

Membership

Careers

Careers

Zoo Stories

April 29, 2022

Protecting Our Flock

Protecting Our Flock

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International Women's Month: Meet Shelley

International Women’s Month: Meet ... Read More

International Women's Month: Meet Tanisha

Women of the Zoo: Meet Tanisha ... Read More

International Women's Month: Meet Amber

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