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New Animals
  
Youngsters
      Wolf's Guenon Infant
      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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All About Bird Eggs
It takes a lot of behind-the-scenes work and training to care for the feathered residents at the Zoo including incubating eggs and raising chicks.
> 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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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 family fun zone! Live music by Element Brass Band.
> Included with Zoo admission

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Twilight Thursdays - Dinorah and Crosswinds      July 7: 5:30 to 7:30 pm
Spend your summer nights at the Zoo with live music, great food, local beer and wine and a family fun zone! Live music by Dinorah and Crosswinds.
> Included with Zoo admission

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Wells Fargo Wednesdays     July 13: 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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Twilight Thursdays - The Nickel Slots      July 14: 5:30 to 7:30 pm
Spend your summer nights at the Zoo with live music, great food, local beer and wine and a family fun zone! Live music by The Nickel Slots.
> Included with Zoo admission

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Wells Fargo Wednesdays     July 20: 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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Twilight Thursdays - Hans! and The Hot Mess      July 21: 5:30 to 7:30 pm
Spend your summer nights at the Zoo with live music, great food, local beer and wine and a family fun zone! Live music by Hans! And The Hot Mess.
> Included with Zoo admission

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Wells Fargo Wednesdays     July 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. Special appearance by the Wells Fargo Stage Coach and special treats while supplies last.
> Up to four kids ages 2-11 free with paid adult

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Twilight Thursdays - Peter Petty & Double P Review 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 family fun zone! Live music by Peter Pettyand The Double P Review.
> Included with Zoo admission

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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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Ice Cream Safari         August 20: 4 to 8 pm
Bring the family out for all-you-can-eat Baskin-Robbins ice cream and Coca-cola drinksfor a brain-freezing summer tradition! Zoo closes at 1:30 pm.
> Tickets now on sale!

Sacramento River Cats #ZooNight      September 3: 7:05 pm
Watch your hometown baseball team take on the Fresno Grizzlies and support the Zoo! Players will be sporting custom Red Panda jerseys that will be auctioned off and you can purchase tickets here with promo code "ZOO".
> Puchase #ZooNight tickets, promo code "ZOO"

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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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