Evansville's Mesker Park Zoo & Botanic Garden, you will see over 600 animals roaming freely in natural habitats surrounded by exotic plants, wildflowers, and trees. Mesker is beautiful 40-acre park that features a Children's Enchanted Forest, paddle boats, bumper boats, a narrated tram, and the Discovery Center, focusing on the world's vanishing rainforests and animals.
2421 Bement Ave
Evansville, IN 47720
Homepage: Mesker Zoo
9am - 4pm
You may stay on grounds until 5pm, however, the exhibit buildings close at 4:30pm.
Open 365 days a year!
Visit Mekser admission page
Get Active with Mesker Park Zoo
- Mesker Park membership information.
- Join the Summer Zoo Camp.
- Teen volunteer program, become a ZooTeen.
- Adults interested in volunteering can join Mesker's Docent program.