Contact Us

Thank you for your interest in Denver Zoo. Denver Zoo welcomes your comments, suggestions, and questions.

Phone Number

Phone: 720-337-1400

Fax: 720-337-1401

Mailing Address

2300 Steele Street
Denver, CO 80205-4899


2300 Steele Street
Denver, CO 80205

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General Inquiries

For general questions, comments, membership questions, and other inquiries, please email guestcare@denverzoo.org, call 720-337-1400, or use our Chat With Us services on this website. You can also download the iOS or Android version of the Denver Zoo app, and chat with our Guest Care team on the app.

Please note: Our staff handle inquiries 7 days a week from 9:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m. All inquiries will receive a response within 48 hours.


To request a donation of general admission tickets for your charitable organization’s fundraising event, or to request a donated experience at the Zoo, please email guestcare@denverzoo.org.


To see current job openings, visit our careers page.


  • Field Trips and School Programs (Pre-K–12th grade) at the Zoo: Visit the School Field Trip webpage to learn more, or email guestcare@denverzoo.org
  • Virtual Learning Programs: Visit the Virtual Classroom webpage to learn more, or email DZeducation@denverzoo.org
  • Summer Camps and Mini-Camps: Email safaricamps@denverzoo.org
  • Student Inquiries, Assignments & Research Requests: We are happy to support student inquiries into animals, animal care, conservation, sustainability and other related topics to the best of our ability.  Educators: Please be aware when making assignments that involve contacting the Zoo that our staff is unable to respond in person or by telephone to interview requests. Students may send 3–5 questions via email to guestcare@denverzoo.org. Due to the large number of requests, we aim, but cannot guarantee, to answer inquiries within 10 business days. Many career-focused questions can be addressed on our Student Career Resources.
  • Student Career Resources: Access commonly asked questions and video interviews with a variety of Denver Zoo staff on our Student Career Resources.
  • Scout Programs: Visit our Scout Programs webpage, or email DZeducation@denverzoo.org.
  • Youth and Teen Programs: Denver Zoo is working to build back experiences for youth and teens. Continue to check back for updates!


Our mission to save wildlife cannot happen without our incredible community partners. Please allow up to two business days to receive a response.

  • Schools and teachers: Wishing to establish an educational partnership with Denver Zoo? Please contact DZeducation@denverzoo.org. Visit the School Field Trip webpage to learn more general field trips to Denver Zoo.
  • Community-based organizations and non-profits: Want to learn more about partnering with Denver Zoo either at the Zoo or in your community? Contact community@denverzoo.org.
  • Community Events and Engagement: If you’d like to request Denver Zoo participate in an event or a program in your community, or you’d like to host an event for your community at Denver Zoo, please contact community@denverzoo.org. If you are interested in hosting a private event at the Zoo, please visit our Private Events page.
  • Government Relations: Please email Christine Adams at cadams@denverzoo.org for more information.
  • Ticket Donation Requests: PTA/Schools/Non-profits may request general admission tickets for your charitable organization’s fundraising event. Please email guestcare@denverzoo.org.


For corporate partnership and sponsorship information, please contact Danny Hastings (Dhastings@denverzoo.org) or call 720-337-1559.


Denver Zoo’s Kibongi Market gift shop at the main entrance is open during regular Zoo hours (and is available without entering the Zoo). Visit the Kibongi Market website to make purchases online. For questions about selling merchandise in the gift shop, please contact guestcare@denverzoo.org.


Latest News and Stories: Zoo Tales
Media and Filming Policy: Media Room

Media Inquiries

Jake Kubié, Director of Integrated Communications

Erika Haase, Digital Content Manager


To become a member or renew your membership online, please click here. If you have questions about membership, please email guestcare@denverzoo.org​ or call 720-337-1400.


For incoming donations, gifts and memorials please contact:
Alyssa Goedeker

For wills, estate planning and the Wildlife Heritage Society, please contact:
Josie Stewart

Vendor Opportunities

Denver Zoo has joined the Rocky Mountain E-Purchasing System, operated by BidNet Direct. The Rocky Mountain E-Purchasing System is used by over 300 local agencies across Colorado and Wyoming to publish bidding opportunities and efficiently reach a community of vendors interested in partnership with public sector entities. The Denver Zoo is currently soliciting Requests for Qualifications (RFQ) from General Contractors and Architectural/Engineering Services to pre-qualify to receive Request for Proposals (RFP) for DesignBuild services for several projects contained in the Zoo’s 7-Year Zoo Implementation Plan, or ZIP.

Lost and Found

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