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

Hours, Details, and Parking

Hours

Closed for the season
Open April 30, 2022

Parking

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

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Rentals & Accessibility

Single Stroller: $4.00
Double Stroller: $6.00
Wagon: $7.00
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.

Warm up with an
Ocean Wild Encounter!

Grab a tray of fish and accompany aquarists in hand-feeding stingrays in Stingray Bay and then head over to The Reef to get nose to nose with sharks, reef fish, and giant groupers! Finish the day by exploring behind-the-scenes and learning more about coral reef conservation, invasive species, and the hard work being done to conserve our oceans.

Spots are limited so sign up today!

Volunteers

Volunteers

Volunteers

Membership

Membership

Careers

Careers

Zoo Stories

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Peacock Café

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