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Ice Ages at the Alaska Zoo

  • The Alaska Zoo 4731 O'Malley Road Anchorage, AK, 99507 United States (map)

Travel back in time to the Ice Age at the Alaska Zoo to learn about the prehistoric ancestors of the animals that live in Alaska today!

Click here to view our Ice Ages event flyer (PDF)

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This is a brand new event at the zoo. Regular admission and membership use apply, no additional cost! We hope you will join us on Sunday, February 25th from Noon to 4pm!

Learn about mammoths, sabertooths, dire wolves, camels, porcupines, and more! Hear talks about animals like the Giant Short-faced Bear.

Collect ice-age facts in a scavenger hunt, create your own cave drawings, and watch our animals enjoy some frozen ice-age enrichment!

For more information contact Tim Lescher at or Sam Lavin, at

Earlier Event: February 24
Zoo Lights
Later Event: February 25
Critter Chat: Woolly Mammoth