Columbus Zoo and Aquarium

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Columbus Zoo and Aquarium 4850 W. Powell Rd. Powell, OH 43065 Work614-645-3400 Visit Web Site

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The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium is a world of adventure that does a world of good. The Zoo is home to more than 9,000 animals representing 650 species from around the globe. Watch a polar bear swim above your head, meet the world famous gorilla family, say "G-Day" to the koalas, ponder the giant pachyderms and be amazed by the manatees. The Zoo provides more than $1 million annually to support over 70 conservation projects worldwide. A recreation and education destination that includes the 22-acre Zoombezi Bay water park and 18-hole Safari Golf Club, the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium was named the number one zoo in America by USA Travel Guide.

Upcoming Events

Wildlights at the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium 11-17-2014 thru 1-4-2015

Wildlights at the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium

Turn up the wattage on your holiday season with Wildlights at the Zoo.

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Tours

JazZoo

JazZoo

Enjoy dinner and a JazZoo concert at the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium. Meet Artistic Director Byron Stripling and interact with exotic zoo animals.

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Summer Twilight Tour

Summer Twilight Tour

Enjoy the Zoo AFTER HOURS from the comfort of a VIP cart! 

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Summer Twilight Tour

Summer Twilight Tour

Enjoy the Zoo AFTER HOURS from the comfort of a VIP cart! 

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Summer Twilight Tour

Summer Twilight Tour

Enjoy the Zoo AFTER HOURS from the comfort of a VIP cart! 

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Sunrise on the Savanna

Sunrise on the Savanna

Start your day with the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium as you enjoy a continental breakfast with an amazing view.

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Sunrise on the Savanna

Sunrise on the Savanna

Start your day with the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium as you enjoy a continental breakfast with an amazing view.

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Untamed Adventure

Untamed Adventure

Eat breakfast or lunch with the animals at the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium, named the #1 zoo in the nation by the USA Travel Guide.

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Wild Encounters: Behind the Scenes

Wild Encounters: Behind the Scenes

See the Zoo the way the keepers do!  

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Blog Posts

The Oldest ____ in Columbus
Posted 8-21-2014

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Insider Tips for the Columbus Zoo
Posted 7-23-2014

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Columbus Zoo Welcomes Heart of Africa
Posted 5-13-2014

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Treat Your Family to a Roar and Explore Getaway!
Posted 5-12-2014

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Celebrate Colo's 57th Birthday on Dec. 22!
Posted 12-20-2013

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Meeting Space

Meeting Spaces at This Business
Room Theater Style Classroom Style Banquet Style Reception L x W Sq. Ft. Height
Activity Pavilion Rooms 1 or 3 500 144 140 140 110′ x 68′ 7,492 14′
Pavilion Room 2 720 120 112 112 30′ x 64′ 1,920 12′
Waters Edge Boardwalk Shelters 1 or 2 500 176 120 120 40′ x 80′ 3,200 15′
Waters Edge Pavilions 1 or 2 500 176 120 120 40′ x 80′ 3,200 15′

Trip Ideas

A Weekend in Columbus with your Kids

A Weekend in Columbus with your Kids

Traveling with kids, or just keeping them busy can be hard for parents. Columbus has many attractions suitable for kids of all ages. We guarantee they will sleep well after you're done exploring!

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