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RAISING KINDI

Our New Infant Gorilla Early spring brought a significant birth and addition to the Louisville Zoo family. The birth held excitement mixed with loss for the staff as we celebrated the arrival of an infant gorilla and we mourned the passing of her mother … Find Out More

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WCS Applauds Historic, Groundbreaking US Ivory Ban

Today, the Obama Administration followed through on a promise, called for by African heads of state at the Clinton Global Initiative, and more recently by the Elephant Protection Initiative, and made by the president himself in Kenya in 2013, to do what we can in the United States to confront this threat to African elephants by banning ivory. Find Out More

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Louisville Zoo Opens Penguin Cove

The Louisville Zoo is happy to announce the opening of its newest exhibit —Penguin Cove, Little Penguin Conservation Center — generously supported by the Paul Ogle Foundation, Inc. The new exhibit features “little” penguins (also known as “blue” or “fairy” penguins) which have never been seen before at the Louisville Zoo. The exhibit opens to the public Saturday, May 14. Find Out More

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Meet Kindi

Zoo Keepers name gorilla baby and Zoo announces limited viewing as well as Baptist Health Partnership. The Louisville Zoo’s Gorilla Forest zoo keepers have been dedicating days and nights to caring for the premature baby gorilla born in March. In recognition of their devotion and tireless caretaking… Find Out More