Zoo News


Great Plains Zoo Announces Major Renovation to Brown Bear Exhibit

The Great Plains Zoo announced today a major project to expand and renovate “Bear Canyon."

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Great Plains Zoo Welcomes New Snow Monkey

The Great Plains Zoo and Delbridge Museum of Natural History today announced the birth of a male Snow Monkey baby.

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Hy-Vee Day at the Zoo

Enjoy a free lunch and fun at the Zoo as it hosts Hy-Vee Day at the Zoo, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, July 11.

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Zoo Issues Public Notice About Wild Bat

The bat, a wild animal not part of the Zoo’s collection, was found at approximately 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, June 24.

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Zoo To Host Annual Zippity Zoo Day on Saturday

Rain or shine, the Zoo will host its annual summer children’s carnival, Zippity Zoo Day, on Saturday, June 20.

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Great Plains Zoo Opens New Komodo Dragon Exhibit

The world’s largest lizard will call the Great Plains Zoo home for the next several months.

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