Denver, Colorado ZooExplore nature and gain an understanding of some of the world's most diverse ecosystems. Established in 1896, the Denver Zoo is a popular visitor attraction offering an up-close look at some of the world's most popular animals, plants and birds all displayed in naturalistic habitats. The Denver Zoo is home to over 3,500 different animals, including many exotic and threatened animals like snow leopards, king cobras, Komodo dragons, grizzlies, gorillas, rhinos, and vampire bats.
Hours -Open 10am-5pm, November 1-February 28; 9am-6pm, March 1-October 31.
Prices -$8-15, depending on age and season. Children age 2 and under enter free
Events -Ice cream socials, holiday events, spring festivals, and more.
- Pioneer Train ride
- Zoo camps
- Endangered Species Carousel
- Special events