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Keeper Connection (Elephants)

July 19 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every 4 weeks that begins at 11:00am on Thursday, repeating until August 16, 2018

Come meet our elephant crew and the learn more about the elephants they care for!

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2:30 pm

Bug Zoo Tour

July 19 @ 2:30 pm - 2:45 pm
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 2:30pm on Thursday, repeating until November 22, 2018

Meet the keeper at the Schendel Bug Zoo to learn about some of the most fascinating creatures in the animal kingdom.

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Otter Snack Time

July 20 12:00 pm - 12:15 pm
Watch the otters get a snack!

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Twilight Tour ($)

July 20 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
First Tuesday and Third Friday of every month, May – September. Take a journey through your zoo at night with...

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July 21 7:00 am - 10:00 am
Stretch out your hooves and get ready for the Ele-fun Run 5k. This fundraising event put on by the Topeka...

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Skunk Greeting

July 22 2:00 pm - 2:15 pm
Meet Luna the skunk! No worries, no smells involved.

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Photo by: Kathleen Otto, 2017 Photography Contest Overall Winner
Photo by: Kathleen Otto, 2017 Photography Contest Overall Winner

Photography Contest 2018

With more than 300 animals, Topeka Zoo is a photographer’s paradise! From wild animals to the colorful landscape, choices abound for that perfect picture. Now, you can showcase your talents by submitting your favorite photo in the Friends of the Topeka Zoo Photography Contest! Take Your Best Shot and support your Topeka Zoo and Conservation Center!