Party for the Planet 2019 Powered by the LG&E and KU Foundation

Party for the Planet: A Month-Long Celebration of the Earth

The Louisville Zoo is throwing its annual bash for the Earth — Party for the Planet: A Month-Long Celebration of the Earth, powered by the LG&E and KU Foundation. The month of April will feature special activities including zoo keeper presentations, a regional art contest for students, $8.25 admission on April 28 and conservation-minded events every weekend. Find Out More

Zoo Reopens

ZOO MEDIA CONTACT: Kyle Shepherd Direct: 502-238-5331  |  Media Only: 502-744-5639 kyle.shepherd@louisvilleky.gov LOUISVILLE, Ky., March 14, 2019 – The Louisville Zoo is set to resume normal operations Friday, March 15 following the subsidence event that occurred on March 6, 2019. … Find Out More

Large Sinkhole Discovered at Louisville Zoo (Media Release)

LOUISVILLE, Ky., March 7, 2019 – Zoo officials discovered a sinkhole in an undeveloped, unoccupied area of the Louisville Zoo Wednesday morning near the southwest corner inside the perimeter fencing. The affected area is estimated to be approximately 60 yards wide and 90 yards long. No people or Zoo animals were harmed. No Zoo exhibits or other structures were damaged.  Find Out More

Lemurs at the Louisville Zoo

Media Release: Zoo Hosts Job Fair

The Louisville Zoo will host a job fair on January 19 in the Zoo’s Gheens Room 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