The Wild & Wonderful Awaits At The Blank Park ZooExplore your wild side and discover the exotic at the Blank Park Zoo just minutes from downtown Des Moines. Spend a day exploring 25 acres of lush parkland where more than 1,400 different mammals, birds and reptiles play and plenty of entertaining activities await at this enchanting destination for visitors young and old.
Prices -Gate admission is $14 adults; $11 seniors (65+); $8 children (3-12); Kids 2 years and under enter free. Discount tickets available online.
Hours -Open daily from 10am-4pm (October-April) and from9am-5pm (May-September). Closed on Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, and New Year's Day.
- Zoo Brew
- Animal Days
- Monarch Festival
- Animal Exhibits
- Hope For The Wild Speaker Series
- Animal Feedings
- Guided Tours
- Train &Camel Rides