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New Red Panda Experience, Now Open

New Red Panda Experience, Now Open

We are excited to welcome a new Red Panda Experience to Hemker Park & Zoo! Guests can now get up-close and personal with our bamboo-loving red pandas during our one-of-a-kind close encounter experience. Spend time with the Animal Care team and learn about the care...
Royal Party: July 28th!

Royal Party: July 28th!

Royal Party event on July 27, 2023 5-7 pm You are cordially invited to a royal party on Thursday July 27th, 2023 from 5-7 pm as part of your regular paid admission! We are encouraging everyone to dress as kings, queens, princes, princesses or superheroes. Come meet...
Hemker Park & Zoo Contributes to Turtle and Tortoise Study

Hemker Park & Zoo Contributes to Turtle and Tortoise Study

Conservation Research: Hemker Park & Zoo Contributes to Turtle and Tortoise Study Challenging Evolutionary Theories of Aging Even though humans live longer lives compared to their historical counterparts, we cannot escape the inevitability of aging. However,...
Santa Days 2022

Santa Days 2022

Ho, ho, ho! Santa is making a special stop at Hemker Park & Zoo on November 19th, 25th & 26th & from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM! Enjoy visiting with Santa & his live reindeer, and shop our main gift shop for the perfect holiday gifts! We will have season...
Boo at the Zoo: October 8th & 15th

Boo at the Zoo: October 8th & 15th

Boo at the Zoo October 8th & 15th 10:00 am – 2:00 pm. Calling all Ghouls and Goblins! Trick or Treat around Hemker Park & Zoo from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm! Dress up in your Halloween Costume and watch the animals get their favorite Halloween Treats...