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

Hours, Details, and Parking

Hours

Open June 14 - July 3 to Members Only with Free Timed Ticket

Open July 4 to the Public

Parking

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

View Map & Directions

Rentals & Accessibility

Single Stroller: $4.00
Double Stroller: $6.00
Wagon: $7.00
Wheelchair: FREE

$10.00 Deposit required, refunded when wheelchair is returned

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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Support Our Mission

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

Events

Tuesday

21

July
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Corks for Conservation 2020

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

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Friday

7

August
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Zoofari 2020

Zoofari presented by SYM Financial Advisors offers guests 21 and older the chance to...

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Wednesday

9

September
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Zoobilee: The Great Catsby

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

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Volunteers

Volunteers

Volunteers

Wild Encounters

Wild Encounters

Careers

Careers

Zoo News

April 21, 2020

Zoo To You is Back!

Zoo To You is back! Join Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo’s Executive Director, Jim Anderson, and the whole Zoo gang as we bring the Zoo to your home screen with Zoo to You! Watch animals climb, waddle and jump, learn how we train different animals and so much more! You may ... Read More

Zoo To You is Back!

Zoo To You is back! ... Read More

How Giraffe Winter in Indiana

A Giraffe’s wild home is the warmth of the African savannas, at the Fort Wayne ... Read More

Retirement of Executive Director Jim Anderson

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ... Read More

Sumatran Orangutan Conservation Program

The Sumatran Orangutan Conservation Program (SOCP) has been working alongside the Fort ... Read More

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