Category: Animals
Living Alongside Snakes
Living Alongside Snakes

The newest exhibit inside our Deserts Dome – Size, Speed & Venom: Extreme Snakes — introduces guests to some rare…

Meet Our Seals
Meet Our Seals

Two young grey seal brothers – 3-year-old Ziggy and 1-year-old Scooter – are the newest marine mammals to make their…

Two Sets of Lemur Twins
Two Sets of Lemur Twins

Our ring-tailed lemur troop is growing with four new arrivals so far this year! Mom Bree gave birth to healthy…

Ginsu is New in Plains
Ginsu is New in Plains

The newest member of our Plains family is likely to make guests bristle with excitement. Ginsu is an 8 year-old…

Greatest Spectacle in Tortoise Racing
Greatest Spectacle in Tortoise Racing

A beloved Indianapolis racing tradition for 40 years, Zoopolis 500 presented by the American Dairy Association Indiana will return on…

New Species Coming in 2019
New Species Coming in 2019

Whether you go for soft and cuddly or sleek and slithery, you’ll find new faces to swoon over — and…

Celebrate Earth Day
Celebrate Earth Day

Earth Day is right around the corner, and you can find simple solutions to become more eco-conscious with special activities…

Meet a New Reptile in our Deserts Dome
Meet a New Reptile in our Deserts Dome

If you’ve visited our Deserts Dome recently, you may have noticed a new reptile hanging out in the large exhibit….

Zoo Fans Help Name our Snakes
Zoo Fans Help Name our Snakes

Over the course of just two weeks, more than 3,600 names poured in from creative people around the world –…

Meet Makena, the Zoo’s Newest Addition
Meet Makena, the Zoo’s Newest Addition

In the late evening hours of Feb. 11, the Zoo welcomed the birth of a reticulated giraffe, the first female…

Ray’s Remarkable Legacy
Ray’s Remarkable Legacy

When guests got a glimpse of Ray, who was one of the five California sea lions here at the Indianapolis Zoo, it was…

Zoo Awards International Conservation Grants
Zoo Awards International Conservation Grants

The Indianapolis Zoo empowers people and communities, both locally and globally, to advance animal conservation. A keystone of that commitment…