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Washington Park Zoological Society


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Washington Park Zoological Society

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Address
115 Lakeshore Dr
Michigan City, IN 46360
United States
Regions: Neighbor of Harbor Country
Phone
(219) 873-1510
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The zoo exhibits more than 90 species originating throughout the world. The animals are exhibited in natural settings.
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Description
The Washington Park Zoo founded in 1928, encompasses 15 acres on a hilly sand dune and located near the southern shore of beautiful Lake Michigan. The zoo exhibits more than 90 species originating throughout the world. The animals are exhibited in natural settings, surrounded by botanical plantings. Among the exhibits are bengal tigers, cotton top tamarins, american alligators, grizzly bear, grey kangaroos, ring-tailed lemurs, river otters, bald eagles, and more.

Zoo Hours

April 1 — Memo­r­ial Day Open for the sea­son
10 am — 4 pm
Entrance gate closes at 3 pm
Memo­r­ial Day — Labor Day 10 am — 5 pm
Entrance gate closes at 4 pm
Labor Day — Octo­ber31st 10 am — 4 pm
Entrance gate closes at 3 pm
Novem­ber 1– March 31 Closed for the season

Gen­eral Admis­sion Rates

Adults (12– 61 years) — $6.50
Seniors (62 years and up) — $5.50
Chil­dren (3?11 years) — $5.50
Chil­dren (2 years and under) — FREE
Events
Jul
14 Sun

Zoo Run/Walk

9:00 am
Run, walk or jog
Aug
24 Sat

B-Que with the Zoo Crew

5:30 pm
Excitement for the whole family
Oct
19 Sat

Boo at the Zoo

12:30 pm
A safe trick or treating experience for your ghosts and goblins!

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