photo of zebra hiding in bushes in the zebra yard

Louisville Zoo Offers Discount for JCPS School Days Off (Updated Media Release)

Contact:  Kyle Shepherd
(O) 502-238-5331 (C) 502-744-5639  

The Louisville Zoo has extended its “School is Out” discount offer now through Friday, August 18, 2023. Guests will enjoy $10 general admission for children ages 3-11 and seniors ages 60+ as well as $15 admission for ages 12+. In addition, parking will be free through Friday August 18, 2023. Tickets may be purchased at the Zoo’s admission windows or online at


The Zoo is open daily year-round. Now through Sept. 17, hours are 10 a.m. to  5 p.m. (enjoy the Zoo until 6 p.m.). The Zoo is closed on Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s Day. Visit for more info.

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The Louisville Zoo, the State Zoo of Kentucky, is the top, non-profit, paid attraction in the state. The Zoo is dedicated to bettering the bond between people and our planet by providing excellent care for animals, a great experience for visitors, and leadership in scientific research and conservation education. The Zoo is accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA).

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