Binder Park Zoo is accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA) and is a member of the World Association of Zoos and Aquariums (WAZA). We are dedicated to providing excellent care for our animals, a great experience for you, and a better future for all living things.
Binder Park Zoo is home to many Species Survival Plan (SSP) animals. SSPs are coordinated efforts between all AZA-accredited zoos to improve the genetics and survivability of threatened and endangered species.
Visit Binder Park Zoo on any Animal Play Day and witness first hand how our zookeepers keep the animals active and happy. Play Days are a perfect way to see how the animals receive enrichment and to learn more about the animals.
Times and animals are subject to change without notice. Check with the entrance for updates.
Wednesday, July 4
Could you fit a whole watermelon in your belly? Some animals in the zoo can! Who will be the fastest? Enjoy seeing the juice run down the chins of your favorite animals as they chomp on watermelons in the summer sun.
Donkeys 11:00 am
Lemur exhibit 12:00 pm
American black Bear 1:00 pm
Lions 2:00 pm
Aldabra tortoise 2:30 pm
Red-Capped Mangabey 3:00 pm
Red river hog 3:30 pm
August 4-5, 2018
After seeing the many reptiles and amphibians in the Conservation Discovery Center, Visit face to face with our Giant Aldabra Tortoise and his zookeeper.
- Species Survival Plan