Cosley Zoo

Mission Statement: To create connections between people and animals that will inspire lifelong conservation of the natural world.

Cosley Zoo gives visitors up-close interactions with nature right in the heart of the suburbs. Nestled on 5 acres, Cosley Zoo is home to farm animals and native Illinois wildlife. Visitors will discover exhibits that immerse them in natural habitats for white-tailed deer, red fox, Blanding’s turtles, bobcat, coyote, and more. Cosley Zoo is also a center for education and wildlife conservation, offering programs that teach people of all ages how to care for the world around them and give back to the communities in which they live, work, and play.

Mission Statement: To create connections between people and animals that will inspire lifelong conservation of the natural world.

Cosley Zoo gives visitors up-close interactions with nature right in the heart of the suburbs. Nestled on 5 acres, Cosley Zoo is home to farm animals and native Illinois wildlife. Visitors will discover exhibits that immerse them in natural habitats for white-tailed deer, red fox, Blanding’s turtles, bobcat, coyote, and more. Cosley Zoo is also a center for education and wildlife conservation, offering programs that teach people of all ages how to care for the world around them and give back to the communities in which they live, work, and play.

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