Zoo Hosts Job Fair

The Louisville Zoo will host a job fair on Saturday, January 25 in the Zoo’s Gheens Room in the Islands from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The Zoo is seeking candidates to fill seasonal positions in various departments including Admissions, Education, Guest Services, Horticulture, Membership, Front Desk and Rides and Attractions. Find Out More

RESCHEDULED: Zoo Celebrates Big Birthdays

Due to rain in the forecast the three special animal birthdays will be rescheduled to Saturday, January 25.The Zoo will celebrate gorilla Helen’s 62nd birthday in Gorilla Forest at 10:30 a.m. followed by Asian elephant Punch’s  50th at 11 a.m. at the Elephant exhibit and finally, polar bear Qannik’s 9th birthday at Glacier Run at 11:30 a.m. Find Out More

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Zoo Celebrates Big Birthdays

The Louisville Zoo kicks off 2020 with three very special animal birthdays.On Saturday, Jan. 18, the Zoo will celebrate gorilla Helen’s 62nd birthday in Gorilla Forest at 10:30 a.m. followed by Asian elephant Punch’s 50th at 11 a.m. at the Elephant exhibit and finally, polar bear Qannik’s 9th birthday at Glacier Run at 11:30 a.m. Find Out More

The Zoo Gift That Keeps On Giving – Zoo Memberships, Animal Adoptions and Other Unique Gifts for Animals & People

The Louisville Zoo gift shop can take guests on a wildlife adventure in one visit. Educational toys and books can help families discover the world of animals and creatures living on our planet. The Zoo’s Main Gift Shop is located at the entrance of the Zoo and offers a great selection of holiday ornaments, apparel, educational toys and books, musical instruments, jewelry and a large selection of assorted plush animals. Find Out More

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Kroger Wild Winter Days Kicks off With Winter Admission; Food Drive with Dare to Care and Free Veterans on Veterans Day

The Louisville Zoo’s Kroger Wild Winter Days kicks off Nov. 1, 2019 through Feb 29. 2020 with winter pricing and a Dare to Care Food Drive. To honor those who are serving and who have served our country in military service, the Zoo is offering active and retired military and their dependents FREE general admission on Veterans Day, Monday, Nov. 11, 2019.  Find Out More

Annual Pumpkin Smash and First 1,000 Guests Receive Commemorative Poster of Elephant Calf Fitz

The animals at the Louisville Zoo get in on the celebration of the season with a special pumpkin enrichment for the popular Animal Pumpkin Smash Saturday, Nov. 2 from 10:30 – 4 p.m.  The first 1,000 guests through the admission gates will receive a limited-edition commemorative 12 x 18 poster of Fitz, the Zoo’s recently-named elephant calf.  Find Out More