Tag: Pueblo Zoo

Pueblo Zoo Goes Half-Price for One Day

Pueblo Zoo celebrates Spring Break with half-price admission on
March 25th

Visitors, including those using strollers or wheelchairs, enjoy an easy stroll through beautifully landscaped grounds that lead to Serengeti Safari, North American Grasslands, the Australian Outback, and an Asian Adventure. There is a tropical rain forest to visit and penguins to watch “flying” underwater. A shipwreck journey around the world is available in the Islands of Life building.  Children can meet friendly farm animals in the Pioneer Ranch and watch northern river otters swim and frolic underwater. World of Color houses  a variety of reptiles, turtles, tortoises, and birds.

Animal Feedings & Keeper Talks

  • River Otters 1:30pm

  • Penguins 3:00pm

  • Pioneer Ranch Contact Area Open Mon-Sat 10am-12pm

The zoo is open from 9 to 4. Please note, exhibit buildings close 30 minutes before Zoo closing. To ensure that our guests have enough time to enjoy the Zoo, last entry is 1 hour before Zoo closing.

Pueblo Zoo
3455 Nuckolls Ave.
Pueblo, CO 81005

Planning to visit the zoo during Spring Break? Take a picture and share it on our Facebook page!

Pueblo Zoo Spring Break Program

Savannah Spring Camp is intended for students in 1st grade and 2nd grade.

The Savannah Spring Camp runs Monday- Friday, March 23-27, from 9:00am-3:00pm. Check-in and pick up is at the Zoo Classroom in the Administration Building- you must sign your child in and out of camp

First and second graders can learn about our future zoo residents, the African painted dogs and their habitat – the African savannah. Program includes snacks, keepsake photo, zoo walks, animal encounters, keeper talks, daily crafts and activities, t-shirt. (But not lunch! Bring a packed lunch.)
Register HERE!

Wear sturdy shoes (no flip flops) and dress for the weather. If you child requires medicine or has special needs, please be sure to indicate this on the registration form.

Western Exhibit & Activities for Kids

Now through May 30th
Walk into a canyon and recapture the past. Pan for gold, be a buffalo, and visit a Lizard Lodge tipi. Sing around the campfire and learn Cowpoke songs and pumpkin facts. Try homespun crafts, thrill to the western artwork, and view our collection of miniature wagons!



$8 for adults/$6 for children, military and seniors

SHHH! $1 off coupon HERE


Buell Children’s Museum Hours:
Tues, Thurs, Fri 11a.m.-5 p.m.
Wed 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Sat & Sun 12 p.m. – 5 p.m.

 Pueblo Zoo
3455 Nuckolls Ave
81003 Pueblo

Animal Tales at the Pueblo Zoo

Senior Week at Pueblo Zoo

Pueblo Kids are officially on Summer Break!! So why not spend your Thursdays at the Pueblo Zoo? Starting tomorrow (June 5) at 10am, the Pueblo Libraries are teaming up with the Zoo for Animal Tales story time!

My kiddo and I attended several times last summer, and it was always a lot of fun!