Milwaukee County Zoo

Exploring the world from your own backyard

As home to more than 3,100 species of mammals, birds, fish, amphibians and reptiles, the Milwaukee County Zoo provides a one-of-a-kind attraction in the Milwaukee area. Working in close partnership with the Zoological Society of Milwaukee, the Zoo promotes an appreciation of its animals, actively supports conservation of their diverse, natural habitats, and educates and engages its more than one million visitors each year.