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

Hours change seasonally; open every day of the year, except Dec. 25

Website

oregonzoo.org

Twitter

@OregonZoo

Upcoming Events

Party for the Planet at Oregon Zoo

Celebrate wildlife everywhere with a party for the planet! Featuring fun educational activities, up-close experiences with ambassador animals, roaming...

4/27 9:30am
Mother's Day Brunch at Oregon Zoo

Celebrate Mother's Day with a spread of sweet and savory favorites! This year, give mom the gift of a delicious brunch and some family time at the zoo. Visit...

5/12 9am
Make-A-Wish Oregon Walk for Wishes

Join up for a one-mile superhero-themed walk around the Oregon Zoo. It's all in support of future wishes. Registration includes free admission to the Oregon...

5/18 8am
Endangered Species Day

Celebrate Endangered Species Day at the Oregon Zoo. Join up for fun educational activities led by wildlife specialists and educators, who will be teaching...

5/18 9:30am
One More Time Around Again Marching Band Concert

Live music concert at Oregon Zoo's concert venue.

6/1 12pm

Recent Events

Pub Talk: Living with Elephants

Have dinner and drinks with friends while learning about wildlife at the zoo’s April pub talk Presented by Pro Photo Supply, Oregon Zoo Pub Talks connect...

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Rabbit Romp

Rabbit Romp 4/20 9:30am

Welcome spring with candy hunts, activities and farm animal talks at Rabbit Romp. Bring the kids to Rabbit Romp, a celebration of spring geared at the...

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Beaver Day

Beaver Day 4/7 10am

Celebrate Oregon’s favorite rodent at the zoo with keeper talks and activities. Learn about American beavers and find out what you can do to protect their...

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World Frog Day Prince & Princess Party

Celebrate frogs on World Frog Day at a Prince & Princess Party! Kids can dress up as their favorite amphibian or royalty, explore the lives of frogs and...

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Pub Talk: Protecting Endangered Painted Dogs

Have dinner and drinks with friends while learning about wildlife at the zoo's March pub talk. Presented by Pro Photo Supply, Oregon Zoo Pub Talks connect...

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