THE ZOO IS OPEN / ALL GUESTS, INCLUDING MEMBERS, MUST RESERVE TICKETS ONLINE IN ADVANCE TO ENTER

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Today at the Zoo

The Louisville Zoo is OPEN
Enter 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. (Exit by 5 p.m.)
All guests,  including members, must reserve tickets online in advance to enter the Zoo. Learn more.

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

During the Zoo’s initial opening phase, some areas may be closed to promote social distancing.

Elephant Mikki and Fitz On rotation at the elephant exhibit in Africa.  ON ROTATION
Sloth exhibit OPEN
Juvenile Gorilla Kindi & Family Indoor Gorilla Forest sanctuary is closed during the Zoo’s initial opening phase to promote social distancing.

Gorillas will be on rotation in the outdoor exhibit spaces.

ON ROTATION
HerpAquarium Closed during the Zoo’s initial opening phase to promote social distancing CLOSED
Indoor Islands Pavillion Closed during the Zoo’s initial opening phase to promote social distancing CLOSED
MetaZoo Discovery Center Closed during the Zoo’s initial opening phase to promote social distancing CLOSED

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

During the Zoo’s initial opening phase, some attractions may be closed to promote social distancing.

Boma African
Petting Zoo
Closed during the Zoo’s initial opening phase to promote social distancing CLOSED
Butterflies n’ Blooms Limited capacity during the Zoo’s initial opening phase to promote social distancing  LIMITED CAPACITY
Camel Feeding Closed during the Zoo’s initial opening phase to promote social distancing CLOSED
Camel Rides Closed during the Zoo’s initial opening phase to promote social distancing CLOSED
Carousel Limited capacity during the Zoo’s initial opening phase to promote social distancing. Masks required. LIMITED CAPACITY
Kaman’s Art This attraction is now open.
WEEKENDS ONLY
Lorikeet Feeding Closed during the Zoo’s initial opening phase to promote social distancing CLOSED
Pony Rides Closed during the Zoo’s initial opening phase to promote social distancing CLOSED
Ropes Course Closed during the Zoo’s initial opening phase to promote social distancing CLOSED
Splash Park Closed during the Zoo’s initial opening phase to promote social distancing CLOSED
Train CLOSED

ANIMAL PRESENTATIONS

Glacier Run with seals and polar bear

Animal presentations are closed during the Zoo’s initial reopening phase to promote social distancing. Look for signs on grounds with a QR code to watch virtual animal presentations at any time!

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

FOOD & BEVERAGE LOCATIONS

Food at Louisville Zoo
During the Zoo’s initial opening phase, some locations may be closed to promote social distancing.

African Outpost Africa Zone CLOSED
Kentucky Canteen Main Plaza OPEN
Wild Burger Australia Zone WEEKENDS ONLY
Bomassa Soft Serve Africa Zone CLOSED
Dippin Dots Gorilla OPEN
Dippin Dots Splash Park CLOSED
Dippin Dots Camel CLOSED
Kooka Coolers Australia Zone OPEN
(Grab-N-Go Meals
Available Mon-Fri)
Lakeside Smokehouse Deck by MetaZoo CLOSED
Snack Shack  Africa Zone CLOSED

SHOPPING OPTIONS

Gift Shop at Louisville Zoo
During the Zoo’s initial opening phase, some areas may be closed to promote social distancing.

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

Groups Visiting Today

 

Group  Location Time

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