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Fort Wayne Children's Zoo

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At the Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo, kids can get nose to nose with a goat, families can explore a misty jungle trail, and giraffes roam a vast grassy hillside. The Zoo is internationally recognized for its innovative displays, award-winning animal exhibits, and well-manicured grounds. Local residents embrace the Zoo as a great place to spend a sunny afternoon and out-of-town guests rave about their experience for years to come.

Zoo Admission:
Adults (ages 19-61):$16.00
Child (ages 2-18):$12.00
Seniors (ages 62+):$14.00
Babies (ages 1 and under):FREE
Memberships and Gift Certificates Available

Hours:
Summer Hours
9am-7pm – Now through August 14

Fall Hours
9am-5pm – August 15-October 30

 

What visitors are saying:

"We brought our 10 month old last weekend. It was his first zoo trip and he loved it! It was the perfect size for him to stay awake through the whole thing! This has to be the cleanest zoos I have ever been to! I love this zoo and definitely recommend!"

—Mandy S. / Blue Island, IL

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Meeting Facilities

Facility Info
Meeting Rooms
  • Largest Room 260
  • Reception Capacity 435
  • Number of Rooms 2
Simba Pavilion
  • Reception Capacity: 260
Twiga Pavilion
  • Reception Capacity: 175