Up-Close Look: Animal Hospital

Make your Zoo day totally unforgettable by adding an Up-Close Look to your visit! These intimate encounters provide your small group a private experience, facilitated by knowledgeable staff. Denver Zoo is currently offering a behind-the-scenes tour of the Helen and Arthur E. Johnson Animal Hospital. Additional Up-Close Look programs are under development for the future. Keep an eye on our website and social media to be among the first to know what’s on the schedule!


From the tiniest tree frog to a full-grown grizzly bear, every member of Denver Zoo’s animal family can get the individualized care they need at our industry-leading facility. During this intimate tour of the Helen and Arthur E. Johnson Animal Hospital, you’ll learn about the about the highly specialized experts who support the care of the 3,000+ animals that call Denver Zoo home.


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