An African adventure awaits you at Binder Park Zoo! Discover spectacular views of wild animals from elevated boardwalks. Get nose-to-nose with one of the largest giraffe herds in the country as you explore Wild Africa and hand feed a giraffe! Ride the Zoo & O. Railroad, see our animals from down-under, and our gift shops and restaurants. Zoo opens middle of April through October each year. Families and children can trick-or-treat together through thousands of scarecrows and lighted jack o' lanterns!