Como Park Carousel Plaza


The Como Park Zoo & Conservatory received funding to design and construct a flexible plaza space that can be used for a variety of events or picnicking.  The space will be constructed out of concrete and feature movable seating, movable planters, landscaping, and pedestrian lighting. The plaza will also improve pedestrian access through the space by directing visitors to the Como Park Zoo and Conservatory entrance.

Project Updates

April 2018:  The project is out for bid. Bid opening anticipated for April 11, 2018.

Anticipated Construction Schedule:

  • April 2018 - Bidding
  • May 2018 - Award Construction Contract
  • TBD - Construction (Pending bids and weather)

Here are the Final Site Plan Concepts.