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Zoo For All

Our Zoo For All: Community Ticket Grants Program is designed to make a trip to the Zoo more accessible to area nonprofit organizations who work with children and families that may face barriers in taking a trip to the Zoo.

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.

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

Events

Wednesday

15

February
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Last Day to Apply for Zoo for

Our Zoo For All: Community Ticket Grants Program is designed to make a trip to the Zoo...

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Tuesday

28

February
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Last Day to Apply for Teens

Our summer Teens for Nature application is open! Sign up now through Feb. 28 for your...

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Saturday

22

April
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Zoo Opens For The 2023 Season

It's Opening Day at the Fort Wayne Children's Zoo! Join us for the 2022 season as we...

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Zoo Stories

January 9, 2023

Valentine, the EGGs-ellent Shark

Valentine, the EGGs-ellent Shark Meet Valentine! Named after a special heart-shaped mark on her forehead, Valentine has been greeting guests at the Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo for seven years. Though you may have seen this zebra shark swimming in ... Read More

Valentine, the EGGs-ellent Shark

Valentine, the EGGs-ellent Shark ... Read More

Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo Announces the Loss of Giraffe Zuri, the Oldest Reticulated Giraffe in the United States

Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo Announces the Loss of Giraffe Zuri, the Oldest ... Read More

Your Choice of Holiday Treats Could Save an Orangutan

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Introducing Hellbenders to Their New Home

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Your support helps us to care for our animals all winter long.