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Family Free Day Means Family FUN!

Saturday, October 3, 2020

Sponsored by Media sponsor
North Shore Bank WITI FOX 6


Macaque Nikko

As the weather turns cooler, and the trees begin to change colors, we welcome visitors to a FREE day to enjoy the wildlife wonders of the Zoo.

Hippo Happy

During Family Free Day, sponsored by North Shore Bank and WITI Fox 6, all visitors receive free admission, the parking fee remains in effect. Car parking is $12

To adhere to physical distancing guidelines, both general visitors and Zoo Pass holders must reserve a time to visit in advance for Family Free Day.  Each visitor may reserve up to 8 tickets.

Click here for further information and details and to make your reservation.
All tickets are non-transferrable and non-refundable.
Masks are required for all visitors ages 3+.

During your visit, DON’T MISS:
Harbor Seal Bosco

  • Happy the hippopotamus enjoying his new pool and sandy beach at Hippo Haven sponsored by the Dohmen Family Foundation.
  • Young Macaques Nikko and Daisuki, as they bounce and bound around Macaque Island – always staying within an arm’s length of their mothers’ watchful eyes!
  • Bosco, the Zoo’s sleek and social 4-month-old harbor seal!  He’s recently integrated into the seal group which includes swimming buddies Cossette and Milo, and his father, Ringo.

For further details on the Zoo’s transitional reopening and safety guidelines, click here.
A list of Frequently Asked Questions can be found here.

The Milwaukee County Zoo 
Where Nature and Wonder Meet