​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Media Contacts

Thanks for your interest in the Indianapolis Zoo! Please send general inquiries to We have multiple resources available for working members of the media, including complete media kits, high-resolution digital photos and video, interview and photo opportunities, and complimentary media tickets. If you would like additional information, please contact a member of the Public Relations Department:

​Judy Palermo

Carla Knapp

​Melanie Laurendine

​Public Relations Senior Manager

​Public Relations Specialist

​Conservation PR Specialist




Media Kit​

​​•​ Indianapolis Zoo Advancing Animal Conservation Both Locally, Globally
Indianapolis Zoo Supports Global Conservation Initiatives
​•​ Zoo Fact Sheet
​• Multimedia Folder​

2018 News Releases

• March 22 Zoo Celebrating New Beginnings for Easter

• March 12  Butterfly Kale​​idoscope Brings Color and Beauty 

• March 2 ​ Indianapolis Zoo Awards International Conservation Grants

​• Jan. 25 — Buy Tickets Feb. 1 for Zoobilation: Swing into Summer