Louisville Zoo Announces Reduced Winter General Admission Prices and Kroger Wild Winter Days Food Drive with Dare to Care

The Louisville Zoo adult (12-59) general admission will be reduced to $9.95 and $6.95 for children (ages 3-11) and seniors (60+) starting Nov. 1, 2016 through Feb. 28, 2017.

The Louisville Zoo is proud to team up with Kroger to help Dare to Care again support families in our community with a winter food drive during the Zoo’s Kroger Wild Winter Days Nov. 1 through Feb. 28. Find Out More


Zoo’s Halloween Party Turns 35 This Year!

OCTOBER 1–2, 6–9, 13–16, 20–23, 27–30
For the last 34 years the Louisville Zoo has provided area families with a cheery, not eerie Halloween Party during its “The World’s Largest Halloween Party!” presented by Meijer. This year the Zoo celebrates its 35th year for the popular party on October 1–2, 6–9, 13–16, 20–23 and 27–30.

Tickets are now on sale. Find Out More


Day Camp: Tortoise Pre-Party

Although Dot’s 80th birthday party is tomorrow, the Backstage Pass campers got to have a little “pre-party” with the Aldabra Tortoises today! This is Lumpy and he is much younger than Dot – only about 50 years old!


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