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Como Park Zoo & Conservatory

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1225 Estabrook Dr, Saint Paul, MN 55103
+1 651-487-8200
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tea garden

Always drive through Como Park when visiting. Finally had time to see Conservatory. Really good... read more

Reviewed yesterday
meldeucef
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Brookfield, Wisconsin
Como Park Conservatory is worth the wait

I have been wanting to visit the Como Park Conservatory for 2 and a half years and it was worth the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Gladtraveler97
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Acton, Massachusetts
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Located in historic Como Park, this popular zoo, especially known for its California sea lion exhibit, also features a great cat display, gorillas and giraffes.
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“japanese garden” (157 reviews)
“polar bears” (109 reviews)
“sunken garden” (77 reviews)
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1225 Estabrook Dr, Saint Paul, MN 55103
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Reviewed yesterday

Always drive through Como Park when visiting. Finally had time to see Conservatory. Really good but highlight was bonsai collection and tea garden was exceptional. This is worth visit alone. Be sure to take in carousel and other parts of this park.

Thank meldeucef
Reviewed 2 days ago

I have been wanting to visit the Como Park Conservatory for 2 and a half years and it was worth the wait. We first stopped in here when we dropped our son off as a freshman in college, but I did not have the opportunity...More

Thank Gladtraveler97
Reviewed 3 days ago

great zoo and arboretum. the plants are always super pretty, especially in spring and summer. they have great picnic areas around como zoo. they have some great animals to see that they don't have at the MN zoo. good variety of animals, great place for...More

Thank AmbjorA
Reviewed 3 days ago

I found the conservatory and gardens at Como Park Zoo and Conservatory to be top notch, especially in fall. It was a pleasure to walk through the Japanese Garden and see the Sunken Garden alight with bright orange mums. The zoo was small enough to...More

Thank LemhiRG
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This zoo has made a 180 since I last visited it as a teen. When I was a teen the primate house was disgusting and only bars and cages. Now there is enrichment for the animals. The displays are better and the animals were happier....More

Thank aedarshani5
Reviewed 5 days ago

Nice facility to get out of the house and enjoy animals and surrounding gardens. Always on top of our list for things to do on the weekends.

Thank DHharris
Reviewed 6 days ago

Excellent layout and well thought out exhibit areas for the animals. Can't get much closer to the polar bears and the great apes display is super.

Thank Blewbels
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a wonderful zoo. I couldn’t believe there was no charge just a suggested donation. We got there close to closing but we’re able to see all of the animals. The grounds and exhibits seem very clean and well taken care of. The animals...More

Thank Stephanie H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Don't get me wrong. The Conservatory is great to visit all year round. But, it has a special attraction in the cold of winter. While it is technically free to get in, they do ask for a free will donation. Happily, it seems as if...More

Thank E954HTrichardh
Reviewed 1 week ago

Like this much better than new zoo. Easier to get to and around. Animals are present in nice enclosures and can usually be seen. Parking can be a challenge when school groups are there. I

Thank Bob T
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daniellesjohnson
June 8, 2017|
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Response from Janie N | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea. I'd call Como Park Zoo directly.
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amaryk
April 23, 2017|
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Response from Mike C | Reviewed this property |
No direct shuttle, public transportation isn't too bad or Uber, cab, etc.
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Barbara B
April 21, 2017|
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Response from ordisw | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they have wheelchairs available. The aisles are wide enough to easily accommodate one.
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