OregonZoo.org Everything you need to know about the Oregon Zoo
About the Oregon Zoo
Operating for more than 100 years, the Oregon Zoo's mission is to inspire our community to create a better future for wildlife.
The Washington Park Zoo, as it was then called, celebrated its 100th birthday in 1987. From its humble beginnings in the back of a pharmacy in downtown Portland to its prominence as the leading paid attraction in the state of Oregon, the zoo has seen a multitude of changes.
Private events at the Oregon Zoo
The Oregon Zoo has onsite venues and a catering service available for private events such as weddings, corporate retreats, birthdays and other special occasions.
- 4001 SW Canyon Road
- Portland, OR 97221