Oregon Zoo

4001 SW Canyon Rd, Portland, Oregon 97221

At the Oregon Zoo, you can see the world in an afternoon--it's home to more than 2,000 animals from around the world. Renowned for its conservation work and elephant breeding program, the zoo houses 21 endangered species and more than 30 threatened species. Award-winning exhibits, summer concerts, special events and a scenic train route help draw 1.6 million visitors to the zoo each year. The zoo is located in Washington Park, five minutes from downtown on Highway 26 West, or about 10 minutes via MAX light rail (Blue or Red line, Washington Park stop). Open daily; admission charged.

Phone

503-226-1561

Hours

9 AM - 5 PM daily

Website

oregonzoo.org

Twitter

@OregonZoo

Upcoming Events

Pub Talk: Recovery of a Flying Giant

Oregon Zoo Pub Talks continue with an event focusing on the zoo’s conservation work with California condors. Presented by Pro Photo Supply, Oregon Zoo Pub...

11/14 7pm
ZooLights

Walk through Oregon Zoo’s magical winter wonderland. It wouldn’t be the holidays in Portland without a visit to ZooLights, the Oregon Zoo’s annual winter...

11/21 5pm
ZooLights

Walk through Oregon Zoo’s magical winter wonderland. It wouldn’t be the holidays in Portland without a visit to ZooLights, the Oregon Zoo’s annual winter...

11/23 5pm
Diving Santa

Watch Diving Santa hang out with the resident harbor seals. Santa takes a festive holiday dive in Steller Cove, joining popular zoo resident harbor seals...

11/24 11am
ZooLights

Walk through Oregon Zoo’s magical winter wonderland. It wouldn’t be the holidays in Portland without a visit to ZooLights, the Oregon Zoo’s annual winter...

11/24 5pm

Recent Events

Howloween

Howloween 10/28 9:30am

Bring your kids to Howloween for fun, treats and educational activities. The zoo provides a fun and safe setting for this Halloween tradition, where costumed...

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Howloween

Howloween 10/27 9:30am

Bring your kids to Howloween for fun, treats and educational activities. The zoo provides a fun and safe setting for this Halloween tradition, where costumed...

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Howloween

Howloween 10/21 9:30am

Bring your kids to Howloween for fun, treats and educational activities. The zoo provides a fun and safe setting for this Halloween tradition, where costumed...

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Howloween

Howloween 10/20 9:30am

Bring your kids to Howloween for fun, treats and educational activities. The zoo provides a fun and safe setting for this Halloween tradition, where costumed...

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Squishing of the Squash

Welcome autumn by watching enormous elephants smash enormous pumpkins. The Oregon Zoo's annual Squishing of the Squash is an event in which some of the...

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Oregon Zoo posted a photo 9/26/2014

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