On Tuesday, September 17, the Oregon Zoo will host its annual free day for seniors age 65 and older. Seniors can bring in a guest for free, and both seniors and their guests will also recieve a free train ride. Senior Safari features animal talkers, birds of prey on display, pettable creatures, and a lunch special. Come see why the zoo isn't just for kids!
Stop by for a keeper talk and learn about some of the zoo's most popular residents directly from the people that care for them on a daily basis.
- 10:45 a.m. - Cougar keeper talk
- 11 a.m. - Primate keeper talk at the Red Ape Reserve
- 11:30 a.m. - Asian elephant keeper talk
- 1 p.m. - Predators of the Serengeti keeper talk on the demonstration stage
- 1:30 p.m. - Polar bear activities
- 2:15 p.m. - Penguin keeper talk
- 2:30 p.m. - Sea otter keeper talk
- 3 p.m. - Bat feeding
Zoo trains will be running 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. for Senior Safari.
Please note, there is a very limited number of wheelchairs for rent at our Zoo Store. If you need a wheelchair to navigate the zoo's terrain, it is recommended that you bring your own.