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.
Picnicking is permitted. Food is available. Time: Allow 1 hour minimum.