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

Hours, Details, and Parking

Hours

Closed for the season

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

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

Friday

19

June
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Zoobilee 2020: The Great Catsb

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

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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 sampl...

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Wednesday

9

September
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Corks for Conservation 2020

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

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Volunteers

Volunteers

Volunteers

Wild Encounters

Wild Encounters

Careers

Careers

Zoo News

March 3, 2020

Retirement of Executive Director Jim Anderson

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For more information: Bonnie Kemp Communications Director P: 260.427.6803 E: bonnie.kemp@kidszoo.org   Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo Annou ... 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 Way ... Read More

Farewell to Sal

Recently, we said goodbye to our last remaining black stork, Salvador. Sal lived an incred ... Read More

Our Volunteers

The Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo prepares to open for their 55th year of operati ... Read More

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