Monroe, Louisiana

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Louisiana Purchase Gardens & Zoo

We are located at 1405 Bernstein Park Road in Monroe, Louisiana 71202

The Louisiana Purchase Zoological Society is a non-profit organization that supports the zoo in many ways. The Wild Side Gift Shop is operated by the Society. We also host annual events like Easter Egg Hunt, Zoobilation in the summer , Boo-at-the Zoo in October and other fun family activities throughout the year.

Volunteers Welcome!

Interested in becoming a volunteer?

The Volunteer program for Louisiana Purchase Gardens & Zoo was created for people that love nature and strive to learn the ways of helping at the zoo. Your interest is your future and there are many different area’s you help. You may want to volunteer upon taking care of and planting new plants within the garden area’s all the way to helping take care of our animal friends here at the zoo. There is so much to choose from. So, if you are interested just click the link to learn more!

Volunteers Help support the the Zoo!


Buy A Brick and Support the Zoo!

We're dedicated to conservation, preservation and education, especially when it comes to native species. The LOUISIANA PURCHASE EXHIBIT displays animals that were found in the original Louisiana Purchase. YOUR BRICK at the exhibit entrance will welcome everyone to this exciting attraction. Birthday? Anniversary? Memorial? Download the form and send it in TODAY!

Your donation is tax deductible Click here to download the Buy a Brick Form

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