Steins and Vines 

Pop that cap, fill that glass, and experience the wild flavors of the Topeka Zoo!

Learn more about the beer and wine walk here!



Monarch Tagging Classes

Help the Topeka Zoo evaluate the monarch butterflies in our area! Learn about monarch butterfly ecology, migration, conservation, and how to catch them. Then help us catch, tag, and release as many monarchs as we can! 

Learn more about the classes!




Yoga in the Garden

Reach a state of zen in the Kay McFarland Japanese Garden with Yoga in the Garden with instructor Kathy Damron. Every Tuesday, June 15th - August 24th and September 14th - October 26th at 6:30-7:30pm.  

Kay McFarland Japanese Garden App

Explore the beauty of the garden like never before in your own private tour!


Education Scholarship Fund

Join the Topeka Zoo in their mission to provide equitable access to zoo programming by sponsoring registration for youth in our community! 

Learn more about the fund!

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Our VERY LAST Steins and Vines is just one week away! In accordance with October and spooky season, the last event will be called FRANKEN-STEINS

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A HUGE thank you to Vaughn Pediatric Dentistry for helping with Zoo Lights set up! ❄️ It might not be winter just yet but it's

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It's #FroggyFriday! 🐸 This species is known as the Vietnamese Mossy Frog- and for good reason! They look like clumps of moss which helps protect

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We are so excited to be a host site for United Way Nancy Perry Day of Caring! Tomorrow we will have volunteers helping to install

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2 days 8 hours ago

Registration is now OPEN for Fall and Winter Zoo Camp! These camps are geared for children ages 6-12 (can be 5 if currently in kindergarten)

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You scratch my back, I'll scratch yours 🐒 Grooming is an affiliative behavior among Patas Monkeys, meaning that is how they develop, strengthen, and maintain

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Can't make it out to the Topeka Zoo to check out Camp Cowabunga? Check out this FREE virtual tour of the space with background information

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It's the first day of Fall and we're FALLing for pumpkin spice everything! 🎃🍂 What are you looking forward to this fall? Let us know

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It's #TinyTuesday! How CUTE is baby Almond? What do you think she's thinking about in this picture? #sloth #babysloth #topekazoo #tozo #topekaks #babyanimal #cuteanimals #sloths

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4 days 9 hours ago

Don't forget about Yoga in the Garden TONIGHT at 6:30! Wind down from Monday and get ready to take on the rest of the week

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