The Washburn Review

Topeka Zoo wins award

January 2, 2019

Topeka Zoo began construction on their new African exhibit under the name of Camp Cowabunga in July 2017. Camp Cowabunga opened their gates to visitors in August 2018 and has been praised since then.Camp Cowabunga mimics a tru...

Penguin visits the Topeka Zoo

November 12, 2018

Recently, a penguin from the Kansas City Zoo made an appearance Thursday, Nov. 8 at the Topeka Zoo. The event started at 6:30 p.m. It was a special treat for everyone visiting the zoo this week. On Thursday, the Conservation Connect...

The Zoo Makes News

October 6, 2018

The Topeka Zoo and Conservation Center is making great strides to create a more enticing experience and reach a broader community. Home to more than 400 animals and with 200,000 visitors a year, the Topeka Zoo has decided tha...

Fall activities in Topeka

October 4, 2018

During the month of October, the Topeka Zoo offers activities for students and families to attend. One event is the Fright Fest at 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 13.Z'mariah Lee, freshman liberal arts major, enjoys visiting the Topeka Z...