Animals of the African Savanna

Como Friends’ Supporter Special Access Events

We are sorry to say this event has been canceled. When it is safe to do so, we look forward to welcoming you back for more Special Access Events.

9.00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

Join us for an ‘ooh’ and ‘aah’ inspiring encounter with Como Zoo’s gentle giants, the reticulated giraffes, and their engaging African grassland neighbors, the kudu and zebra. Space is limited. Please RSVP.

Special Access Events for Como Friends Supporters

Sneak peeks at Como’s newest attractions, invitations to special access programs, and previews of animal and garden events at Como Park Zoo and Conservatory are our way of saying thank you for being a supporter of Como Friends.

Please RSVP for this supporter-exclusive experience to 651-487-8229 or

Give Twice.

Buy unique gifts for the young and young at heart on your list. All purchases help the plants and animals at Como Park Zoo & Conservatory thrive!

Como Friends’ Supporter Special Access Events

Have you supported Como Friends with a gift of $25 or more in the past year? If so, then you are invited to this event.

RSVP at 651-487-8229 or

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