Today at the Zoo!

The Louisville Zoo is OPEN today,
Wednesday, December 11
, 2019.
10 a.m. until 4 p.m. (Exit by 5 p.m.)

These schedules are posted before the Zoo opens at 10 a.m.
Planned schedules are all subject to change during the day as they are based on the cooperation of animals, weather and Zoo maintenance.

ANIMAL VIEWING SCHEDULE

Gorilla Kindi looking into camera

Elephant Mikki and Fitz Viewing times are subject to change as the herd continues to bond with the new calf. Click for more information. OFF EXHIBIT
Elephant Punch The elephant viewing times are subject to change as the herd continues to bond with the new calf. Click for more information. ON EXHIBIT
Young Gorilla Kindi & Surrogate Kweli Gorilla Forest is a rotational exhibit, so gorillas can move in and out of exhibit spaces throughout the day ON EXHIBIT
Puma Cats of the Americas area will be closed for animal enhancements starting Sept. 9, 2019 for 2-3 months. OFF EXHIBIT
Canada Lynx Cats of the Americas area will be closed for animal enhancements starting Sept. 9, 2019 for 2-3 months. OFF EXHIBIT
Bald Eagle Cats of the Americas area will be closed for animal enhancements starting Sept. 9, 2019 for 2-3 months. OFF EXHIBIT
MetaZoo Discovery Center CLOSED
African Penguins ON EXHIBIT
Little Penguins OFF EXHIBIT

The animal exhibit schedules above are updated before the Zoo opens at 10 a.m. each morning and are subject to change without notice. Animal viewing is dependent on the cooperation of animals, weather and Zoo maintenance.

RIDES AND ATTRACTIONS STATUS

Boma African
Petting Zoo
Daily 10 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (weather permitting) OPEN
Butterflies n’ Blooms CLOSED FOR THE SEASON
Camel Feeding CLOSED FOR THE SEASON
Camel Rides CLOSED FOR THE SEASON
Carousel CLOSED FOR THE SEASON
Kaman’s Art CLOSED FOR THE SEASON
Lorikeet Feeding Wednesdays (afternoon) and Weekends (starting at 11 a.m.) Weather permitting with temperatures above 55°. CLOSED
Pony Rides CLOSED FOR THE SEASON
Ropes Course CLOSED FOR THE SEASON
Splash Park CLOSED FOR THE SEASON
Train CLOSED

ANIMAL PRESENTATIONS

Glacier Run with seals and polar bear

The Louisville Zoo offers daily animal talks, demonstrations and programs throughout the day. Activities are seasonal and subject to the cooperation of animals, weather and Zoo maintenance.

10:15 a.m. Islands Mammals Keeper Talk ON SCHEDULE
10:30 a. m. Seal & Sea Lion Training Demonstrations ON SCHEDULE
10:45 a.m. Meerkat Enrichment and Keeper Talk ON SCHEDULE
11 a.m. Elephant Keeper Talk CLOSED
11:15 a.m. Polar & Grizzly Bear Training Demonstration ON SCHEDULE
11:45 a.m. Amur Tiger Training Demonstration ON SCHEDULE
Noon Snow Leopard Training Demonstration ON SCHEDULE
12:15 p.m. HerpAquarium Keeper Talk ON SCHEDULE
12:20 p.m. Colobus Monkey Keeper Talk ON SCHEDULE
1 p.m. Islands Bird Trail Talk
(Saturdays & Sundays Only)
CLOSED
2 p.m. Seal and Sea Lion Training Demonstration ON SCHEDULE
2:15 p.m. Gorilla Forest Food Toss or Keeper Talk ON SCHEDULE
2:30 p.m. HerpAquarium Keeper Talk ON SCHEDULE
2:45 p.m. Polar and Grizzly Bear Training Demonstration ON SCHEDULE
3 p.m. Snow Leopard Training Demonstration ON SCHEDULE
3:15 p.m. Colobus Monkey Keeper Talk ON SCHEDULE
3:15 p.m. Meerkat Enrichment and Keeper Talk ON SCHEDULE
3:30 p.m. Elephant Keeper Talk CLOSED
3:45 p.m. Seal and Sea Lion Training Demonstration ON SCHEDULE
4 p.m. Islands Mammals Keeper Talk CON SCHEDULE

FOOD & BEVERAGE LOCATIONS

Food at Louisville Zoo

African Outpost Africa Zone OPEN
Kentucky Canteen Main Plaza CLOSED
Wild Burger Australia Zone CLOSED
Bomassa Soft Serve Africa Zone CLOSED
Dippin Dots Gorilla CLOSED
Dippin Dots Splash Park CLOSED
Dippin Dots Camel CLOSED
Kooka Coolers Australia Zone CLOSED
Lakeside Smokehouse Deck by MetaZoo CLOSED
Snack Shack  Africa Zone CLOSED FOR THE SEASON

SHOPPING OPTIONS

Gift Shop at Louisville Zoo

Main Plaza Gift Shop  Main Plaza OPEN
Congo Trading Post  Africa Zone CLOSED
Glacier Run Shop  Glacier Run CLOSED

Groups Visiting Today

 

Group  Location Time