Louisville Zoo Reschedules Events for April and May

The Louisville Zoo has rescheduled its Party for the Planet celebration and Throo the Zoo 5K due to the temporary closures in response to COVID-19. Party for the Planet: A Month-Long Celebration of the Earth powered by the LG&E and KU Foundation, was previously scheduled for April but will now occur during the entire month of July. Additional support by Westrock Recycling. Find Out More

Mayor calls for temporary closures of libraries, community centers, Mary T. Meagher Aquatics Center and some Zoo attractions

Mayor Greg Fischer announced a temporary closure, effective immediately, of all 17 Louisville Free Public Library locations, 13 community centers,  the Mary T. Meagher Aquatic Center and some indoor Zoo attractions. Additionally, two historic homes operated by Louisville Metro Parks & Recreation– Historic Locust Grove and Riverside, the Farnsley-Moremen Landing, will close for tours and programs. The grounds at both sites will remain open to the public. Find Out More

Louisville Zoo Remains Open (Media Release)

Following the recommendations of Mayor Greg Fischer and the Louisville Metro Department of Public Health Department regarding congregate events during COVID-19 response, the Louisville Zoo will be cancelling or postponing certain programming and activities scheduled through April 5, but at this time, will remain open. Find Out More