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Summer Start Discount Day

June 22, 2024 @ 10:01 am - 5:00 pm

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Get a Wild Summer Start with Special Discounts!

Get ready for an unforgettable summer adventure at the Louisville Zoo! We’re thrilled to kick off the season with our Summer Start Discount, making it easier than ever to enjoy a wild day out with your loved ones!

Summer Start Discount

Saturday, June 22 and Sunday, June 23

  • Adult Admission: $20
  • Child & Senior Admission: $15

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Don't Let The Sun Stop Your Fun!

Ready to visit the Zoo?

Beat the heat with these cool tips for visiting the zoo during the summer:

  • Stay Hydrated: Bring a refillable water bottle to use at our convenient water refill stations. Don’t forget to grab free cups of ice water at our concession stands!
  • Stay Cool: Bring a personal fan or pick one up at our gift shop. Splash around and cool off at our Glacier Run Splash Park.
  • Protect Your Skin: Remember to wear sunscreen or purchase some from our retail stands.

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There’s plenty to see and do at the Louisville Zoo this summer:

  • Meet our new male Koalas, Dharuk and Telowie. More info…
  • Visit Sundara, the red panda, in his new habitat.  More info…
  • Say hello to elephants, Mikki and Punch, before they depart for Tennessee in 2024. More info…
  • Splash around and cool off at our Glacier Run Splash Park.
  • Chill out in air-conditioned areas like the Islands, HerpAquarium, and Gorilla Forest.

Special Weekend Event!

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Royal Rendezvous

Saturday June 22 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Join us for a majestic event as princesses from faraway lands open the summer season! Dress your best (ball gowns optional) and meet your favorite princesses. Plus, the first 500 guests will receive special gift bags courtesy of Norton Children’s!

Don’t miss out on this exciting start to summer at the Louisville Zoo. Gather your friends and family for a weekend filled with adventure, discovery, and royal enchantment!


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June 22, 2024
10:01 am - 5:00 pm
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