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.




9 AM - 5 PM daily





Upcoming Events

Twilight Tuesday

Enjoy reduced cost admission, food carts, kids' activities, beer sampling, live music, animal events and more. Where can you go to eat dinner outdoors,...

7/17 5pm
 The Psychedelic Furs

If you were to dissect today’s alternative rock music, you’ll find that much of it pays homage to The Psychedelic Furs. Led by vocalist and songwriter...

7/27 7pm
The Taj Mahal & Keb' Mo' Band

While the two have known and influenced each other for decades, and Taj played a key role in Keb's first record deal, TajMo marks the first proper...

7/28 7pm
Adam Ant

In 2016, Adam celebrated the 35th anniversary of his landmark Kings of the Wild Frontier album with a reissued version of the album as a boxset on Sony...

8/3 7pm
Amos Lee

Over the course of more than a dozen years and six studio albums, Amos Lee has continued to evolve, develop, and challenge himself as a musician. With...

8/4 7pm

Recent Events

Béla Fleck & The Flecktones

Groundbreaking banjoist/composer/bandleader Béla Fleck has reconvened the original Béla Fleck & The Flecktones, the extraordinary initial line-up of his...

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Happy Hour: Party for Birds

Grab your friends, family, date or coworkers and head to our happy hour event for drinks, lawn games, local food carts, photo ops, wildlife sightings and...

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Belle & Sebastian

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Trampled by Turtles

Trampled by Turtles are from Duluth, Minnesota, where frontman Dave Simonett initially formed the group as a side project in 2003. At the time, Simonett had...

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Indigo Girls

Indigo Girls 6/23 7pm

The Indigo Girls (Emily Saliers and Amy Ray) released their sixteenth studio album, One Lost Day, on June 2nd. Vast in its reach, but unified by the...

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