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Every creature on Earth, from the tiniest tree frog to a five-ton elephant, needs a place to call home. At Denver Zoo, we’re passionate about providing authentic and loving homes for every one of our 3,000 animals—and the difference is in the details! This Colorado Gives Day, we rely on your support to enrich our animals’ lives in innovative, unexpected and essential ways.

Help us fund the highly specialized items +
improvements that keep our animal family thriving!

Zoo Lights

With 80 acres boasting over two million lights, Zoo Lights is still the one making spirits bright. See what’s new this year, including adult and sensory-friendly nights, animated light sculptures, and more. Get your tickets now!

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Home With You

Your purchases helps us save wildlife here and around the world.

Latest News & Stories

Your source for all things Denver Zoo, from first-person accounts from our animal keepers and veterinarians, to stories from our field conservationists doing work around the world, and everything in between.

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Daily Schedule

Demonstration - African Penguin

10:15 am, 3:15 pm

Animal Talk - Lemur

10:45 am, 3:15 pm

Demonstration - Asian Elephant

11:00 am, 1:45 pm

Animal Talk-Otters

11:15 am

Conservation Talk - Colorado

11:45 am

Demonstration - Predator Ridge

12:00 pm

Educator Talk-Animal Hospital

12:30 pm, 4:00 pm

Demonstration - Llama

1:15 pm

Animal Talk - Gibbon & Rhino

2:00 pm

Demonstration-Amur Tigers

2:30 pm

Animal Talk - Vampire Bat

2:45 pm

Animal Talk - African Buffalo

4:15 pm


Your visit supports our wildlife conservation efforts in Colorado + worldwide.