Little kids with parents feeding ducks

Daily Activities

Cosley Zoo maintains 20 exhibits, housing more than 200 animals that represent over 50 species. Every exhibit provides guests with an educational, safe, and fun way to personally interact with nature.

Coyote Connection

Go behind the scenes with Cosley Zoo zookeepers to visit our coyote up close and observe a coyote training session. Learn about the important role coyotes play in our environment and how humans and coyotes can safely coexist.

  • Available daily 11-11:30A and 1-1:30P; must be checked in 15 minutes prior to program start time.
  • Sign up in the Wild Side Gift Shop during your zoo visit, or call 630.665.5534 to make a reservation. First-come, first-served; maximum of 6 participants in the same household per program.

Cost: $25 per person; 10% discount for Wild Bunch Plus and Keeper Club member levels.

Duck Feeding

Duck feeding takes place 10-10:30A and 2:30-3P daily, weather permitting, through October 10, 2022. Duck food is $2/serving. 

Back Packs

Back Packs to resume this Fall. Check back soon for details


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