October 8, 2018
Denver Zoo now the leading all-male asian elephant institution in North America.
Denver Zoo plays a critical role in the long-term viability of endangered Asian elephants.
October 2, 2018
Cranbeary and Lee to move to other zoos to support species through breeding program and make way for exhibit updates.
Denver Zoo announced today that its two polar bears, Cranbeary and Lee, will depart this fall to be paired with new mates in the hopes they produce offspring, and so their current exhibit can be repurposed as a new and improved home for the Zoo's two grizzly bears.
September 18, 2018
Denver Zoo brings the season's true colors to life with a trio of events for all ages.
Throughout October, Denver Zoo will transform into a festive fall wonderland, with pumpking sculptures, scarecrows and more than 4,000 animals providing the backdrop for three seasonal events for all ages.
September 13, 2018
With only 24 residing in seven zoos in the United States and an unknown number in the wild, aye-ayes are among the rarest—and hardest to see—animals in the world.
September 6, 2018
Labor Day took on new meaning at Denver Zoo this past weekend with the births of a female Cape buffalo named Poncho and a rare, endangered male okapi calf named Romakari.
August 10, 2018
Twenty-Five-Year Zoo, Nonprofit Industry Veteran to Replace Interim CEO Denny O'Malley
Following an extensive nationwide search, the Denver Zoological Foundation Board of Governors announced today the selection of Bert Vescolani as the new president & CEO of Denver Zoo.
May 25, 2018
Do At The Zoo presented by Anadarko features up-close animal encounters, live entertainment and food and spirits from 60 of Colorado's best restaurants, breweries and distilleries.
On the evening of Thursday, June 21, Denver Zoo will transform the city's most coveted dining and entertainment destination for Do At The Zoo presented by Anadarko.
May 15, 2018
Staff travel to Madagascar on May 17 to provide supplies, medical care and housing construction.
On April 10, nearly 11,000 critically endangered radiated tortoises were discovered by local police in a home in Toliara, Madagascar.
May 9, 2018
During its 2018 International Conference & Exposition held in San Diego, California, the Association for Talent Development (ATD) recognized organizations and individuals for their excellence and contributions across the talent development field.
May 3, 2018
We are saddened to announce that Marvin, our eight-yera-old cheetah, passed away on the evening of Wednesday, May 2.
March 30, 2018
Denver Zoo is thrilled to welcome a new member to our clan of critically endangered Sumatran orangutans—a newborn female named Cerah (Che-rah), which means "bright" in Indonesian and is often used to refer to sunshine.
March 14, 2018
New Executive to Guide Ongoing Improvement and Success of Colorado's Most Visited Cultural Destination
Denver Zoo, Colorado's most visited cultural destination and a leader in animal welfare ann conservation, has launched a search for its next president & chief executive officer.
February 15, 2018
Four puppies born at Denver Zoo to make their public debut on Friday, Feb. 16.
Denver Zoo is going wild over four endangered African wild dog puppies born here on Nov. 20, 2017.
February 5, 2018
Zoo has highest attendance in its 121-year history.
Denver Zoo served a record 2,239,114 people in 2017 through Zoo visits and outreach education programs, the highest in the Zoo's 121-year history.
February 1, 2018
Soon-to-be-named baby will make public debut on Thursday, Feb. 1
Denver Zoo is happy to announce the arrival of a baby Linne's two-toed sloth, who was born on Sunday, Jan. 28 to Charlotte Greenie, the Zoo's 21-year-old female sloth, and her 27-year-old mate, Elliot.