Tuesdays from September 4October 30

On weekdays in September & October, seniors 60 and better enjoy…
• Free admission on Tuesdays in September and October!
• Free parking in the Anthony Wayne Trail parking lot
• Free small coffee & mini-muffin at Timberline Bakery (10 a.m. – 2 p.m.)
• 20% discount on merchandise in our gift shops
• $5 off Memberships

 

September 4:

Enrichment Class

Meet our Animal Behavior staff and participate in a hands-on class to create enrichment for our animals, and then gather to watch them enjoy interacting with their new treats!

Location: The Lodge
Time: 10:30 a.m.

Pre-registration required:

Register Now

September 11:

Wild Toledo talk & butterfly release

Join our Wild Toledo biologists as they discuss native landscaping and release migratory Monarch butterflies for their journey to over-wintering grounds in Mexico.

Location: Conservatory
Time: 11 a.m.

September 18:

Senior Safari

Toledo Zoo and the Area Office on Aging of Northwest Ohio offer a fun day focused on health, including health screenings, entertainment, tips and Zoo exploration! As an optional extra, enjoy lunch in the Malawi Event Center.

Lunch Tickets: Purchase in advance by calling the Area Office on Aging at 419-382-0624

September 25:

Bingo

Win great "ZOO-venirs" as we present BINGO with a Zoo twist!

Location: Games in the Malawi Event Center
Time:10:30 a.m. to noon.

 

October 2:

Reptile House tour

The Zoo's historic Reptile House is the first stop on our guided WPA tours. Learn about the history of the building while getting a close-up view of the Zoo's reptile collection, including Baru, the largest Saltwater crocodile in North America.

Location: Reptile House
Time: 11 a.m.

October 9:

Big Band concert

Check out the big band sounds of Jeff McDonald's Swingmania Orchestra.

Location: Malawi Event Center
Time: Concert from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.

October 16:

Aviary tour

Join us for a guided tour of the award-winning Aviary, home to birds from across the world, a male koala & more!

Location: Aviary
Time: 11 a.m.

October 23:

Bingo

Another chance to win great "ZOO-venirs" as we present BINGO with a Zoo twist!

Location: Games in the Malawi Event Center
Time: 10:30 a.m. to noon.

October 30:

Aquarium dive & keeper talk

Learn all about the recently renovated WPA-era Aquarium during a keeper talk, live dive and Q&A with Aquarium staff.

Location: Aquarium
Tour times: 11 a.m. and 2 p.m.

September Events

September 4:

Enrichment Class

Meet our Animal Behavior staff and participate in a hands-on class to create enrichment for our animals, and then gather to watch them enjoy interacting with their new treats!

Location: The Lodge
Time: 10:30 a.m.

Pre-registration required:

Register Now

September 11:

Wild Toledo talk & butterfly release

Join our Wild Toledo biologists as they discuss native landscaping and release migratory Monarch butterflies for their journey to over-wintering grounds in Mexico.

Location: Conservatory
Time: 11 a.m.

September 18:

Senior Safari

Toledo Zoo and the Area Office on Aging of Northwest Ohio offer a fun day focused on health, including health screenings, entertainment, tips and Zoo exploration! As an optional extra, enjoy lunch in the Malawi Event Center.

Lunch Tickets: Purchase in advance by calling the Area Office on Aging at 419-382-0624

September 25:

Bingo

Win great "ZOO-venirs" as we present BINGO with a Zoo twist!

Location: Games in the Malawi Event Center
Time:10:30 a.m. to noon.

October Events

October 2:

Reptile House tour

The Zoo's historic Reptile House is the first stop on our guided WPA tours. Learn about the history of the building while getting a close-up view of the Zoo's reptile collection, including Baru, the largest Saltwater crocodile in North America.

Location: Reptile House
Time: 11 a.m.

October 9:

Big Band concert

Check out the big band sounds of Jeff McDonald's Swingmania Orchestra.

Location: Malawi Event Center
Time: Concert from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.

October 16:

Aviary tour

Join us for a guided tour of the award-winning Aviary, home to birds from across the world, a male koala & more!

Location: Aviary
Time: 11 a.m.

October 23:

Bingo

Another chance to win great "ZOO-venirs" as we present BINGO with a Zoo twist!

Location: Games in the Malawi Event Center
Time: 10:30 a.m. to noon.

October 30:

Aquarium dive & keeper talk

Learn all about the recently renovated WPA-era Aquarium during a keeper talk, live dive and Q&A with Aquarium staff.

Location: Aquarium
Tour times: 11 a.m. and 2 p.m.

Wheelchairs & motorized scooters available to rent.
Note: Caregivers who are directly responsible for assisting seniors during Senior Discovery Days are eligible for free Zoo admission. Please pre-register with the Zoo’s Visitor Services Department by calling 419-389-6561 before your visit. This applies only to professional caregivers; regular admission rates will apply for volunteers and relatives of visiting seniors.