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New Animals
  
Youngsters
      Masai Giraffe Calf
      Red River Hoglets

      Mongoose Lemur
      Burrowing Owl Chicks
      African Lion cubs

African Lion Cub FAQ
Frequently asked questions about the African Lion pride, the future of the cubs and the lion exhibit.

 

Zoo News & Events

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The Sacramento Zoo Mourns Loss of Grevy's Zebra
After a rapid decline in health over the last few weeks Mara, a 20-year-old Grevy’s Zebra was humanely euthanized the evening of Sunday, May 22.
> Read the full blog

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Summer Camp Classes        Registration Open Now
From pre-K to 9th graders, we have fun-filled summer camps and classes! Let your wild child explore the Zoo with games, crafts, animals and so much more.
> Summer Camp information & details

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Family Overnight Safaris   Dates in June, July & August
See the Zoo in a whole new light...moonlight! Grab your tent and sleeping bags and bring the family to discover which animals take over the night shift.
> Register for a Family Overnight Safari

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Stuffed Animal Veterinary Clinic                May 28: 10 am to 3 pm
Is your teddy bear feeling under the weather? We are here to help! A Stuffed Animal Veterinarian will assess the overall health of your stuffed animal and make a diagnosis based on the symptoms. Proceeds benefit OVAID.
> Stuffed Animal Clinic details and pricing

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Nature Explorers          May 28: 10 am to 2 pm
Join the Zoo and the Sacramento Library in an open play environment. We will be reading stories, playing, and exploring the wonders of the natural world with a new topic each month. Recurs the last Saturday of each month.
> Included with Zoo admission

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Zoo Parent Party    June 4: 5:30 to 8 pm
Are you a Zoo Parent? Your Zoo Parent benefits may include an invitation to a special party! Want to get in on the fun? Become a Zoo Parent today.
> More information and RSVP

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Sacramento Zoo Member Evening     June 9: 5:30 to 8 pm
Visit the Zoo after everyone else has gone home. Bring your own dinner or stop by Kampala Cafe. We'll also have unique activities and fun for the whole family.
> Member Evening information

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Twilight Thursdays - Joe Kye      June 16: 5:30 to 7:30 pm
Spend your summer nights at the Zoo with live music, great food, local beer and wine and a kids zone! Live music by Joe Kye.
> Included with Zoo admission

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Twilight Thursdays - On Air       June 23: 5:30 to 7:30 pm
Spend your summer nights at the Zoo with live music, great food, local beer and wine and a kids zone! Live music by On Air.
> Included with Zoo admission

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Nature Explorers          June 25: 10 am to 2 pm
Join the Zoo and the Sacramento Library in an open play environment. We will be reading stories, playing, and exploring the wonders of the natural world with a new topic each month. Recurs the last Saturday of each month.
> Included with Zoo admission

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Twilight Thursdays - Element Brass Band     June 30: 5:30 to 7:30 pm
Spend your summer nights at the Zoo with live music, great food, local beer and wine and a kids zone! Live music by Element Brass Band.
> Included with Zoo admission

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Twilight Thursdays      July 7 through July 28: 5:30 to 7:30 pm
Spend your summer nights at the Zoo with live music, great food, local beer and wine and a kids zone!
> Included with Zoo admission

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Wells Fargo Wednesdays     July 13, 20, 27: 9 am to 4 pm
Thanks to Wells Fargo, up to four kids, ages 2-11 will be admitted for free with a paid adult on Wells Fargo Wednesdays. Kids get one free ride ticket.
> Up to four kids ages 2-11 free with paid adult

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Nature Explorers          July 30: 10 am to 2 pm
Join the Zoo and the Sacramento Library in an open play environment. We will be reading stories, playing, and exploring the wonders of the natural world with a new topic each month. Recurs the last Saturday of each month.
> Included with Zoo admission

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Estate Planning Safari               August 27: 10 to 11:30 am
Local attorney and estate planning specialist Mark S. Drobny will help you navigate through a jungle of topics in this free, informative seminar.
> Estate Planning Safari information and RSVP

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Give Your Ride
Donate your car, truck, boat or RV to benefit the Sacramento Zoo! The towing is free and the donation is tax deductible. Donate online or call 1-866-570-7318.
> Vehicle donation information

 

 

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Who we are!

Open since 1927, the Sacramento Zoo is home to over 140 native, rare and endangered species and is one of over 200 accredited institutions of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums.  The Zoo is wholly managed by the nonprofit Sacramento Zoological Society and inspires conservation awareness through education and recreation.

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