Wednesdays From Sept. 7 – Oct. 26

Seniors take advantage of FREE admission & activities every Wednesday!

On weekdays in September & October, seniors 60 and better enjoy…

  • Free parking in the Anthony Wayne Trail parking lot
  • Free small coffee & mini-muffin at the Timberline Bakery (10 a.m. – 2 p.m.)
  • 15% discount on merchandise in our gift shops
  • 20% discount on Memberships, when purchased at the Membership Sales window
  • $1 off either individual or family baskets at our Giraffe feed deck
  • Free admission on Wednesdays

Wednesday Animal Demo Schedule:
10:30 a.m. – Rhinoceros Hornbill Keeper talk, Aviary
11 a.m. – Meerkat enrichment, Tembo Trail
11:30 a.m. – Primate enrichment, Primate Forest
Noon – Meet an animal, Nature’s Neighborhood
12:30 p.m. – Meet an animal, ProMedica Museum of Natural History
1:15 p.m. – Elephant enrichment, Tembo Trail
1:30 p.m. – Meet an animal, ProMedica Museum of Natural History

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September Events

September 14

Win great “ZOO-venirs” as we present BINGO with a Zoo twist! Games in the Malawi Event Center, 10:30 a.m. to noon. Limited capacity, first come, first serve.

September 21

Join us for a guided tour of the award-winning Aviary, home to birds from across the world, tamarins, sloths and more! Meet at the Aviary at 11 a.m.

September 28

Enjoy the delightful melodies of Sweet Adelines International Pride of Toledo Chorus as they serenade us at noon in the ProMedica Museum’s Great Hall and then stroll Zoo grounds.

October Events

October 5

Check out the big band sounds of Jeff McDonald’s Swingmania Orchestra. Concert from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. in the Malawi Event Center.

October 12

Explore the mysteries beneath the water in the renovated WPA-era Aquarium during a Keeper talk and Q & A with the Aquarium staff. Two options available: 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Meet in the Aquarium.

October 19

Enjoy a guided tour of the Zoo’s WPA Reptile House. Learn about the history of the building while getting a close-up view of the Zoo’s reptile collection, including Baru, the largest Saltwater crocodile in North America. Meet in the Reptile House at 11 a.m.

October 26

Another chance to win great “ZOO-venirs” as we present BINGO with a Zoo twist! Games in the Malawi Event Center, 10:30 a.m. to noon. Limited capacity, first come, first serve.

Wheelchairs & motorized scooters available to rent on a first come first serve basis.
Note: Caregivers who are directly responsible for assisting seniors during Senior Discovery Days are eligible for free Zoo admission. For groups of 10 or more, please pre-register with the Zoo’s Visitor’s Services Department by calling 419-389-6561 prior to your visit. This applies only to professional caregivers; regular admission rates will apply for volunteers and relatives of visiting seniors.