Girl on Carousel Lion

Plan Your Visit

Hours of Operation | The Louisville Zoo is open daily year-round.

Closed only on Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s Day.

Sept. 29, 2014 to March 13, 2015
10 a.m. – 4 p.m. (stay until 5 p.m.)

March 14, 2015 to Sept. 27, 2015
10 a.m. – 5 p.m. (stay until 6 p.m.)

Twilight Hours
June and July (Thursday – Saturday)
10 a.m. – 7 p.m. (stay until 8 p.m.)

Norton Healthcare Get Healthy Walking Club
March 1 – October 31, 2015 (Monday – Sunday)
Enter Zoo from 8 – 9:15 a.m. (You must exit Zoo by 9:30 a.m.)
Click here for more information on this program.

Exhibit and Animal Training Demonstrations
During your visit, there are a variety of activities such as zookeeper talks, animal demonstrations and other education opportunities to enhance your experience. We hope you enjoy your visit at the Louisville Zoo.

no_smoking_smallSmoking — Designated Areas Only
Smoking is prohibited throughout the Zoo. Designated outdoor smoking areas may be found next to the MetaZoo, at the African Outpost back deck and behind the Papa John’s Splash Park area. See designated areas on your Zoo guide map. We appreciate your cooperation.