Open every day of the year
Summer Hours (March 1 – October 31)
Admissions Open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Grounds close at 6 p.m.
Ages 12-64: $17
Ages 65+: $14
Ages 3-11: $12
2 and Under: Free
2016 Free Days: 11/4, 11/7, 11/17
Focus your lens on Denver Zoo’s colorful creatures. Learn more about wildlife photography from the experts at Mike’s Camera. This three-day experience includes a class session, a visit to the zoo to test your skills and a follow-up critique to continue to improve your abilities.
Thursday, May 12, 6-8 p.m. - Lecture at Mike's Camera
Saturday, May 14, 7-10 a.m. - Photo Safari at Denver Zoo
Tuesday, May 17, 6-8 p.m. – Photo Critique at Mike's Camera
Join the Denver Zoo team as we honor endangered wildlife both near and far for Endangered Species Day on Friday, May 20. Learn about the many different endangered species in the zoo’s care, what makes them unique, and how you can support their cousins’ conservation in the wild at special activity stations and demonstrations.
Enjoy complimentary loaner equipment from Mike’s Camera and test out the latest gear from your favorite manufacturers, including cameras and exotic telephoto lenses. Staff from Mike’s Camera will offer pointers and you can visit “Picture Points” throughout the Zoo to attach your camera to zoom lenses for great close-ups.