Denver Zoo
yesterday at 23:02. Facebook
We enjoyed some sunshine here at the Zoo today! What did everyone else do to enjoy their weekend?
Denver Zoo
01/21/2017 at 20:14. Facebook
Happy #Caturday from Benson Predator Ridge! Share some of the times you've seen Denver Zoo keepers provide enrichment for our animals in the comments below.
Denver Zoo
01/20/2017 at 18:24. Facebook
Our youngest Cape buffalo sisters, Puddles and Tamale, love playing together in their yard. Happy Friday, everyone!
Denver Zoo
01/19/2017 at 20:59. Facebook
Do you have a high-school teen who is interested in learning more about a career at a zoo? During our engaging High School Career Day program, we will explore all aspects of animal care. Participants will practice hands-on learning through enrichment creation (creating an item that enhances an animal’s environment to encourage its natural behaviors), special behind-the-scenes tours and an...
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Denver Zoo
01/18/2017 at 18:15. Facebook
We wanted to share a video that a guest took on their cell phone of one of our fishing cats in action! Has anyone else had this unique experience at Toyota Elephant Passage?
Denver Zoo
01/17/2017 at 17:35. Facebook
September 24, 2016, through January 16, 2017. Presented by CH2M.
We’ve shared a lot of photos of Whimsie with her mom, Tinga, recently, so here’s one of her dad, Jim! Make sure you say hi to him too on your next visit to Primate Panorama.
We always love a good #Caturday guest photo! Thank you all for sharing your pictures with us and tagging @DenverZoo
This week, we had fun with some visitors from the National Western Stock Show! Miss Rodeo Queens Colorado, Wyoming and Indiana, and Miss Rodeo Queen America, got up-close with some of our animals and learned more about them from their keepers.
#TBT Who remembers when Denver Westword said Junie had the best beard in Denver? Two years later and we still agree!
Check out what the Lincoln Park Zoo's camera traps caught in the Chicago area! We're celebrating their biodiversity study this #WildWed.
Denver Zoo welcomes new Cape buffalo, Tamale! Born 12/31/2016.
Join us in welcoming our newest Cape buffalo, Tamale! She was born on December 31 and is now visible in the yard with the rest of the herd. Make sure you say hi on your next visit!

(Stay tuned for a video here shortly.)
Only one week left to visit our traveling exhibit, Washed Ashore!
Guests who visit from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., January 14 to 16, will also have the opportunity to create their own recycled material artworks in the Gates Center. This "create-your-own art" event is put on in partnership with local non-profit RAFT (Resource Area for Teaching) and Michigan-based non-profit Art Road to provide the...
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Did anyone spend any quality time with Whimsie over the weekend? Our youngest gorilla is almost one year old! We've loved seeing your photos and videos of her so far. #ILoveDenZoo
We're happy that our Colorado sunshine is making an appearance again this weekend! Who knows which three species live at the Benson Predator Ridge rotational exhibit?
We had some requests yesterday for pictures of our polar bears enjoying the's one from this morning that our Animal Care team sent over. Happy Friday, everyone!
Our Hoofstock team shared these photos of some of our animals enjoying the snow today! Pictured here are Buckeye, the Bactrian camel, and P-horses Bataar and Batu, among others. Thank you to our keepers who are at the Zoo today (despite it being closed) taking care of our animals!
Our friends at San Diego Zoo Safari Park shared a great video compilation to celebrate #WildWed!
Wishing all of our members, guests and supporters a great start to 2017! We're excited to begin the new year with you. #ILoveDenZoo