Mesker Park Zoo & Botanic Garden

  • Hours
    Monday 9AM–4PM Tuesday 9AM–4PM Wednesday 9AM–4PM Thursday 9AM–4PM Friday 9AM–4PM Saturday 9AM–4PM Sunday 9AM–4PM
  • Physical Address Address Map Marker
    Physical Address
    1545 Mesker Park Dr
    Evansville, IN 47720

About This Location

Mesker Park Zoo & Botanic Garden opened in 1928 in Evansville, Indiana as the state's first zoo. Today, Mesker offers a worldwide adventure with hundreds of animals representing species from around the globe. The zoo is located on 45-scenic acres on Evansville’s northwest side. From the South American rainforest of Amazonia to the Family Garden, Lake Victoria, and the rolling hills in between, you will be immersed in natural beauty. Mesker Park Zoo & Botanic Garden is accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums.