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Cosley Zoo, Wheaton

#2 of 19 in Parks in DuPage County
Must see · Zoo · Zoo / Aquarium
Cosley Zoo is an AZA-accredited zoo located in Wheaton, Illinois. It is a facility of the Wheaton Park District and open year-round. The zoo, which is situated on 5 acres (2.0 ha) of land, is built on the site of a historic train station and consists of domestic animals, as well as wildlife that is native to Illinois.

The zoo holds various youth-directed programs, including Junior Zookeepers, birthday parties and holiday events.

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  • During this December 2020 you need to make a reservation to enter. The cost is free as they are selling Christmas trees. If you go at around 4:30 PM , you will see a few animals. As it gets dark you....  more »
  • This place is so fun, educational, and cute. I would completely recommend coming here with family or friends  more »
  • Such a fun little zoo! All the animals were displaying natural behaviors and there enclosures are so nice. Loved the raccoons. Loved the bird aviaries. Such a neat zoo doing so much good!
  • I took my daughter to this zoo about a week ago and she had a blast. I think it is one of the best zoos I have been to around Chicago. If you or your kids love animals this is a great place to go.
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