Category: Announcements
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…

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 –…

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…

Supporting Borneo’s Future Forests
Supporting Borneo’s Future Forests

Borneo, an island in Asia known for its rich biodiversity, has for many years faced a diminishing forest. With agriculture…

Meet the pod’s newest member
Meet the pod’s newest member

The newest member of our dolphin pod is sure to make a splash. 7-year-old Hemingway made his way to Indianapolis…

Welcome a Baby Gibbon
Welcome a Baby Gibbon

Our first Zoo baby of the new year just arrived in Forests! A white-handed gibbon named Kavi was born in the…

Cool Sounds of Live Jazz Return to the Zoo
Cool Sounds of Live Jazz Return to the Zoo

One of the Indianapolis Zoo’s coolest and longest-running traditions will return July 5 when Animals and All That Jazz begins…

Zoolapalooza Features Music for All Ages
Zoolapalooza Features Music for All Ages

Featuring everything from modern hits to classic favorites, the music of Zoolapalooza will have guests young and old dancing their…

2018 Prize Winner Announced
2018 Prize Winner Announced

Monday, June 11, 2018 Today, officials of the Indianapolis Prize — the world’s leading award for animal conservation — named…

Warthog Piglets Born in Plains
Warthog Piglets Born in Plains

Warthog mom Lily and dad Kazi welcomed the birth of four adorable piglets on April 17. Female warthogs can give…

Long-tailed Macaques
Long-tailed Macaques

This Memorial Day weekend, macaques will make a splash in their brand-new exhibit – Sharing One World: Long Tailed Macaques….

USA Today Best Exhibit Award Contest
USA Today Best Exhibit Award Contest

We’re excited to announce that our Simon Skjodt International Orangutan Center has been nominated for USA Today’s 10 Best Zoo Exhibits! And we need…