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Military Appreciation Day at the Zoo is Monday, June 14 Event Scheduled on Flag Day

Fort Wayne IN – Monday, June 14, 2021 is Military Appreciation Day at the Zoo. To honor those who serve our country, active duty military, retired military, Gold Star families, National Guard members, Reservists, and their immediate families receive free zoo admission on Monday, June 14 with a valid military ID. Immediate family includes spouse/partner and children age 18 and under.

Military Appreciation Day is scheduled on Flag Day in recognition of all who serve and have served our country. The Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo team says Thank You to your military families.

Military Appreciation Day at the Zoo is proudly sponsored by Auto Collision Service.



About the Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo: The Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo is northeast Indiana’s largest tourist attraction, hosting more than 600,000 guests annually. The zoo was voted

Indiana’s #1 “Gotta-Do Summer Attraction” and is consistently named one of the nation’s Top Ten Zoos for Kids by national media outlets.

The Zoo is a conservation leader, contributing annually to local, regional, and international efforts to protect wild animals and habitats. The Zoo cares for more than 1500 animals and participates in 63 cooperative species survival plans.

As a self-supporting facility, the Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo receives no tax dollars for operations. The zoo’s operations are funded entirely by earned revenue and donations.

Zoo is open 9 am to 7 pm through August. Fall hours – September and October 9 am to 5 pm. Admission is $11 for kids 2 to 18; $15 adults.