Welcome to the Flamin' Flamingo Café where we offer full meals to fill you up on your zoo excursion.
(Open Seasonally. Call for hours).

We offer fare such as:

  • Hot and Juicy Seasoned Burgers
  • Chicken Strip Baskets
  • Chili-dogs
  • Loaded Nachos
  • Snow cones
  • Snacks
  • A nice selection of drinks including the best frozen lemonade in town

We also offer an inexpensive Jungle Meal that is ideal for groups or school field trips. Our prices are similar to you typical fast food meals. For exact pricing and our full menu call (318) 329-2138.

The café may be closed during colder weather.

The Wildside Gift Shop

We have a small but well stocked gift shop featuring t-shirts, jewelry, and animal themed merchandise. Many of our items are unique so you can find a gift for the person who has everything. If you don't have time to go to the zoo but still need to shop-let us know at the front gate and we will let you in without paying the zoo admission. Zoo Members get a 10% discount on all purchases.

Louisiana Purchase Gardens & Zoo

(318) 329-2400
1405 Bernstein Park Drive
Monroe, LA 71201


   2yrs. and Under - FREE
   3yrs - 12yrs. - $ 3.00
   Seniors: $ 3.00
   Adults: $ 4.50
   Boat Rides: $ 3.00

Zoo Wishlist (PDF)

Department of Community Affairs - City of Monroe Louisiana

Robert C. Johnson

Director of Community Affairs
p: (318) 329-2488
f: (318) 329-2288

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