Como Park Zoo and Conservatory

1225 Estabrook Dr.
St. Paul, MN 55103- Map It
Phone: (651) 487-8200

AAA Editor Notes

Como Park Zoo and Conservatory is at 1225 Estabrook Dr. Popular zoo residents include orangutans, snow leopards, penguins and Minnesota timber wolves. Sea lion shows are presented daily in the summer. The Marjorie McNeely Conservatory, an ornate domed greenhouse, shelters exotic orchids, palms, ferns and bonsai. A Japanese garden and a haven for butterflies are on the conservatory grounds. Como Park features recreation facilities, a lake, a carousel and amusement rides for children ages 1-12. Rental strollers, wheelchairs and lockers are available. Picnicking is permitted. Food is available.
Hours: Zoo and conservatory open daily 10-6, Apr.-Sept.; 10-4, rest of year. Japanese garden daily 10-6, May-Sept. Rides operate daily 10-8, first weekend in May-Labor Day. Allow 1 hour minimum.