Cosley Zoo

1356 N. Gary Avenue
(630) 665-5534
  • Overview

    Cosley Zoo exhibits native Illinois wildlife and domestic farm animals in an accessible manner for children. The zoo is open year-round and also features a tree-shaded picnic area, seasonal concessions, exclusive-use facility rentals, and private party room. The "Zoo to You" outreach program and birthday and group packages are available.

  • Map
  • Amenities
    Attractions
    Dining
    Distances
    General
    General
    • Zoo/Animals:
    General
    • Food Type: American
    General
    • Miles From O'Hare Airport: 21
    • Miles From Midway Airport: 27
    • Miles From DuPage Airport: 11
    • Miles From Downtown Chicago: 30
    • Miles To Metra Station: 5
    • Closest Metra Line: Metra Union Pacific Northwest Line
    • Miles To I-294: 7
    • Miles To I-355: 4
    • Miles To I-88: 4
    General
    • Gift Shop:
    • Family Restrooms:
    Discounts
    • Other Discount:
    • Other Discount Description: AZA members
    Payments
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  • Meeting Facilities
    Facility Info
    • Exhibits Space
    • Exhibits 8
    • Largest Room 2400
    • Total Sq. Ft. 2400
    • Allow Outside Caterers true
    • Available for Private Events true
    • Meeting/Banquet/Exhibit Space Available? true
    • Maximum # of Guests for Private Events 300
    • Auditorium Seating Capacity 0
    • Conference Seating Capacity 0
    • Total Exhibit Space Sq. Ft. 2400
    • Banquet Capacity 100
    • Number of Rooms 2
    • Classroom Capacity 100