MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The Minnesota Zoo will welcome guests back this week, but in a new way.
The zoo has been closed since March 14 due to COVID-19. On Wednesday, it will open a new “Beastly Boulevard” drive-thru experience.READ MORE: Pfizer Says Its COVID-19 Vaccine Is Safe And Effective In Kids Ages 5-11 (CBS News)
The route travels along the zoo’s Northern Trail and the Wells Fargo Family Farm.
The 20-to-30 minute drive will take visitors past bison, prairie dogs, Asian wild horses, camels, and more.READ MORE: Minnesota Weather: Marginal Risk Of Severe Storms Monday; Big Temp Drop Follows
Zoo staff say they need community support now more than ever.
Beastly Boulevard is open from June 24 to July 5. Visitors can pick a time slot between 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.MORE NEWS: New Poll Shows Minneapolis Residents Support Charter Amendment Replacing Police
Tickets are $25 per vehicle for zoo members and $50 per vehicle for non-members.