African long-tailed shrikes escape from Minnesota Zoo
Four magpie shrikes flew out of the aviary last month.
Minnesota Zoo starts work to convert monorail track into treetop trail
The trail is scheduled to open in summer 2023.
Putin, Minnesota Zoo's male Amur tiger, dies during routine procedure
The zoo is now home to one adult Amur tiger.
MN Zoo's owl that escaped and died was likely hit by a car
Gladys was an animal ambassador for the zoo.
Giant, illuminated animals return to Minnesota Zoo this winter
This year's event is also feature a walking experience.
Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular returns to Minnesota Zoo this fall
The event will feature 5,000 carved and illuminated pumpkins.
MN Zoo requiring face mask for everyone ages 3 and up while indoors
The new safety policy goes into effect this weekend.
Minnesota Zoo to release 700 endangered butterflies
The zoo will release Dakota skipper butterflies into the wild for the fifth year this week.
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We rank them, from priciest to least expensive.
Senate GOP threatens State Parks, DNR shutdown if 'Clean Cars' rule isn't scrapped
Republicans are willing to hold up the omnibus environment bill to stop the MPCA from enacting Clean Cars rules.
Farm babies are back at the MN Zoo with virtual, in-person events
Virtual events are available now, with the in-person experience opening next month.
Zoos and museums reopening as COVID restrictions loosen
Updated statewide restrictions go into effect Monday.
MN Zoo's new drive-thru event will feature giant illuminated animal installations
The limited-time winter event will feature nearly 30 illuminated animals, including a 30-foot red panda and an enormous sea turtle.
Minnesota Zoo launches activities to get people embracing nature
The zoo is hosting a pumpkin scavenger hunt and a "Do the Zoo, Not Zoom Day."
Baby tapir born at the Minnesota Zoo will make his debut soon
The zoo has a poll for people to vote for the baby's name.
The Minnesota Zoo will reopen July 24 with safety measures in place
The zoo has implemented measures to keep staff, visitors and animals safer during the pandemic.
Minnesota Zoo extends Beastly Boulevard drive-through experience
It has been extended through July 12.
Minnesota Zoo's drive-through experience is a short but sweet ride
The zoo is launching the drive-thru experience amid the ongoing COVID-19 shutdown.