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Neighbor Info


Through this dedicated webpage, we hope to provide you, our neighbors, with more updated information and special announcements year-round as well as provide you with an easy way to gather information and communicate with us.

Access Passes

Because the Zoo will only close roads during November’s early morning Throo the Zoo 5k Run/Walk in November, an access pass will not be provided for 2024.

Upcoming Events

Zoo Event Highlights for 2024

Click here for our full event calendar with full descriptions (updated frequently).

On Nov.9 , the Louisville Zoo anticipates these temporary road closures:

The roads that will be impacted are:

  • Illinois Avenue between Grenade Avenue and Trevilian Way will close beginning at 6:30 a.m. until approximately 9 a.m.
  • Illinois Avenue from Taylor Avenue to Grenade Avenue (continuing onward to Trevilian Way) will be closed from approximately 7:30 a.m. until 10 a.m.
  • We anticipate heavier traffic flow particularly from I-264 to the Zoo between 7 a.m. and 8:30 a.m.

We appreciate your understanding and support and will make every effort to open the roadways earlier as race participants safely complete that portion of the racecourse.

  • Email – If you have not provided us with your email address and would like to receive any special Neighbor Announcements and/or regular Zoo News & Event emails (from monthly to weekly during peak season). Click here.
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Neighbor Membership Discount

As our Zoo neighbors, we hope you take advantage of your special 10% discount off select Louisville Zoo memberships, which gives you free admission and parking during regular hours for 12 months plus tons of discounts in the park and to special partners including over 150 other zoos and aquariums nationwide. For more details, click here.

To purchase your discounted membership, please stop by our ticketing windows during regular Zoo hours.  Simply present a photo ID and proof of your home address.

For Questions, Suggestions & Concerns:  

E-mail  Some questions may require contacting other staff members or doing research, but we will strive to answer your questions promptly.

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