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

Hours, Details, and Parking

Hours

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.

Birthday Picture
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

Saturday

8

October
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Wild Zoo Halloween

Enjoy a "merry not scary" Halloween event at the Fort Wayne Children's Zoo!...

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Volunteers

Volunteers

Volunteers

Membership

Membership

Careers

Careers

Zoo Stories

September 14, 2022

Introducing Hellbenders to Their New Home

That day, with the biggest smile on my face, a small fish net in my hand, and a hellbender gliding into its new home, I became a ... Read More

Introducing Hellbenders to Their New Home

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Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo Announces the Loss of Giraffe Jelani

Fort Wayne IN – The Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo lost the patriarch and ... Read More

Help Us Protect the Oceans

Did you know that more than 80% of the ocean is unmapped, unobserved, and unexplored? Or ... Read More

Protecting Our Flock

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